The Northumbria University volleyball programme is the best student volleyball programme in Britain and attracts some of the very best athletes from the UK and abroad. In 2018 our men’s and women’s team won nine out of 10 titles in both BUCS and National League.
Northumbria’s volleyball programme focuses on BUCS as their main competition and both men’s and women’s team compete in the BUCS Premier North league.
The development of players is paramount and Northumbria are a Volleyball England senior academy. A number of graduates have gone on to secure professional contracts following graduation.
The men's first team play in the Premier North BUCS League. The team finished 1st in their league last year and are hoping for a repeat in the 2018/19 season.
1st Place BUCS Volleyball 2017-2018 Championship
1st Place BUCS Volleyball 2017-2018 Premier North
1st Place BUCS Volleyball 2016-2017 Championship Semi-Finals & Final
The men's second team play in the Northern 1A BUCS League. The team finished 2nd place last year and are looking to improve upon that this year.
2nd Place BUCS Volleyball 2016-2017 Trophy
1st Place BUCS Volleyball 2015-2016 Northern 1A
WANT TO PLAY Volleyball AT NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY?
Trials for Team Northumbria run in September/October, but to guarantee you'll be playing volleyball check our Volleyball Club where you can play against other students at Northumbria University in a fun and friendly environment. It's a great way to meet other students who love volleyball and our coaches are always watching out for players who want to make the step up to compete in BUCS against other university teams.