Students of TyneMet can be part of North East Sports Academy and can receive free coaching in sports including rugby (union and league), men’s and women’s football, badminton, men’s and women’s basketball and mixed martial arts. The main campus at the Coast Road is close to the city and the coast and the Queen Alexandra campus is close to Hawkeys Lane in North Shields. Both the campuses are also close to Newcastle City Centre and the coast at Tynemouth. Newcastle has several museums, shops, cafes and bars for the students to enjoy without going far from the college. Tynemouth has an enticing beach along with many cafes, shops, bars and restaurants and it also hosts events like the annual UKPSA North East Surf Open and the Mouth of the Tyne Festival with the college sponsoring these events with the partnership of North Tyneside Council.