Study in the heart of the North East – Gateshead and Newcastle are famous for their electrifying nightlife and late-night cafes. A bustling and famously friendly local population is well-integrated into the student population. Enjoy a friendly and sociable atmosphere in a vibrant city with a great collection of intimate pubs, bars and clubs, located just South of the River Tyne. Culture is integrated into every part of the city and can be seen interconnected with entertainment, from street performers through to public art, creating inspiration where ever you turn. With one of the most vibrant student cultures in the country, it is also home to some staple music venues such as The Cluny (Newcastle) and the Sage Gateshead, the region is a first-class option for musical study.