University of Northampton (UON) is a young modern University with a history dating back to early 20th century. UON is rooted in the belief that sharing knowledge, supporting creativity and striving to make a positive difference will change the future.
University of Northampton is equipped and committed to make a difference and transform lives. Being the first university in the UK to be named as a Changemaker Campus in 2012, UON is leading the way in adding value to society and creating a social impact. The commitment to transforming lives and inspiring change is at the heart of all that is done at UON. The experience of studying with UON at Central Campus – Colombo will enable you to transform your life and those of others too, no matter how great or small this may be.
The University of Northampton has been awarded Gold – the highest possible mark – in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).rnrnThe Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) awarded the Gold Mark for Teaching Excellence to the University of Northampton. This is the highest possible mark and reflects the academic excellence and outstanding teaching quality at Northampton. The Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) is the official Ranking scheme developed by the Department for Education in England for recognizing teaching and academic standards. Northampton is a globally respected and recognized institution of higher learning which has received many awards and honors in recent times. Between 2011 - 18, was shortlisted for ‘Business School of the Year’, top 50 UK University, Most Enterprising University, Most Entrepreneurial University, No. 1 for Student employability, No. 1 for Research Management, No. 1 for Value Added and No. 1 for Social Enterprise Changemaker Campus status by AshokaU, the world’s largest network of social entrepreneurs.