Explore higher education and how it could help you reach your future goals.

Teachers & Advisers

Find information, activity and resources to support higher education progression in your school or college.

Parents & Carers

Find information about the options in education that your child could access, and how to support them in making an informed choice.

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Outreach North East

We aim to support young people to make informed choices about their futures. We provide impartial information about higher education to students, parents and carers, and teachers and advisers to encourage progression to higher education and careers.

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Student Space

Joining our Student Space will give you access to exclusive content and activities to help you think about your future and take steps to achieve your goals. Register and access content to begin collecting your digital badges!


Supporting Resources

Find a range of resources and information about higher education and making an informed decision.

NE One for HE – 2: Routes to HE

The NE One for HE resources been developed by the North East Local Enterprise Partnership alongside the North East Uni Connect Programme to create a series of lesson plans to support Year 7, 8 and 9 students with understanding the key areas around further and higher education and to help your school work towards achieving Gatsby Benchmark 7.

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Education Support

It is important that teachers stay well and look after their own wellbeing. Education support provide a range of resources to help teachers and advisers stay happy and healthy in the profession.

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FutureMe What is Higher Education Leaflet

The FutureMe What is Higher Education leaflet provides a concise explanation of what Higher Education is and the benefits of studying a HE qualification.

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Universities & Colleges

The North East has a number of institutions offering a range of further and higher education options.

To find out more about institutions, find a provider local to you, and access contact details for all institutions visit our interactive map.


Explore Higher Education

Find information on a range of higher education related topics such as the options available, the application process, financial support, and transition, by visiting our knowledge base.