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Campus Masterplan

Campus Masterplan

With £275m invested to date, the campus masterplan sets out a dynamic and ambitious programme of investment to 2027, transforming the campus and providing vibrant and modern facilities to enhance the experience of students, staff and partners.


Transforming the campus

We are transforming our campus over the next decade to reinforce our commitment to providing an outstanding student and learning experience.

We are committed to investing in our estate to further enhance the experiences of our students, businesses we work with and the communities we serve.

Recent developments include a Student Life building for all student facing services, a new teaching and conference centre, a modernised business school, significant transformation of residential accommodation, new central library facilities and the £22m National Horizons Centre – a biomedical teaching and research facility at the University’s Darlington campus.

Student Life building

  • £13.2m
  • Estimated completion March 2019
  • All student facing services in one location (including Student Services, elements of Students’ Union, Academic Registry and International Development)
  • Employability centre
  • Open access social learning space and IT
  • Catering
  • Teaching and conference facility