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Teesside University


Teesside University's main campus in Middlesbrough, in the North East of England.

The main campus is situated near Middlesbrough town centre. It occupies an area of approximately three hectares.  Some 20,104 students and 2,319 staff work and study in the campus buildings which house offices technical labs and lecture theatres etc. In total the campus has 33 buildings, 5 of which provide residential accommodation for students.

Teesside University aims to become one of the UK’s most environmentally friendly institutions.

Teesside’s Carbon Management Plan aims to reduce the University’s carbon footprint by 43% by 2020 compared to 2005 levels 

The university has invested 22 million pounds in the new Campus Heart which opened in the summer of 2015. It is designed to be sustainable and highly energy efficient utilising low carbon technologies and photovoltaic panels.

The campus has been awarded ‘Silver’ for its Eco-Campus accredited by ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and is working towards platinum status.

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