We are an ambitious and enterprising university for a focused and pragmatic global new generation. We provide real opportunities and support to realise potential on a campus fit for the future and around the world.
From developing outstanding degree apprenticeships tailored to industry to addressing the societal challenges on a global scale, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven. We value education and research which is innovative, creative and supports the development of solutions to real world challenges.
We work with individuals and businesses to develop solutions that deliver ambition today.
We believe in the power of education to transform lives and that people from all walks of life, who have the talent to succeed, should have the opportunity to experience higher education. We put our students at the heart of everything we do.
We are a high-performing global institution, committed to delivering an outstanding student and learning experience.
As an anchor institution and economic engine, we work in partnership with local organisations and businesses, contributing to our region in a way many universities aspire to.
Professor Paul Croney
Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive
Building on the success of Teesside 2020, the new Corporate Strategy: Ambition Delivered Today, sets out a bold future for the institution over the next five years, driving academic achievement and delivering excellence for our students, partners and society.Find out more
The University has seven core values:
A new partnership has been announced between Study Group, a leading provider of international education, and Teesside University, which will provide university preparation programmes at Teesside University’s International Study Centre for international students to access degree-level programmes.
A multi-million pound refurbishment of a former Victorian school is creating the perfect environment for the launch of exciting new businesses.
A brand-new research and innovation facility has been confirmed as part of the region’s growing Net Zero credentials, placing the Tees Valley firmly at the heart of the UK’s green industrial revolution.
Teesside University has become the first European higher education institution to become an Adobe Creative Campus in recognition of its commitment to promoting digital literacy across all courses and areas of study.
ADVANCE SCHEME INVESTMENT
LAST 5 YEARS
Over £132m, from cash reserves, invested in our campuses
> SECURED DEBT <
of 1% of total income
SERVICES AND FACILITIES SPEND
Through our on-campus business support, our 560+ graduates have launched over 560 new businesses.
human capital impact is estimated to be
Figures taken from the Teesside University Economic Impact Study: Summary report for the period 2018/19, produced by New Skills Consulting in January 2020. Find out more.