About us

The Northern Bridge Consortium is partnership of seven institutions in the United Kingdrom.

Bridging the Irish Sea, it joins the expertise of Belfast's Queen's and Ulster universities with the five universities of North East England. 

Find out more about the people involved with the Northern Bridge Consortium in the People section, or find contact information on the Contact page

Northern Bridge students are part of a thriving cohort, and are fully integrated into our vibrant, outward-looking research culture.

With its exciting portfolio of partnerships and unique resources, Northern Bridge offers an outstanding level of research support.

Northern Bridge students benefit not just from flourishing groups and clusters at subject level, but from high-profile research Centres and Institutes in all seven universities that promote interdisciplinary enquiry.