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Not only is Nottingham an internationally recognised University for groundbreaking research and teaching excellence, it is a University that provides a strong support network for its students. 

Located in the centre of England, Nottingham has a rich and varied culture making it a fascinating city to spend your student days.

Find out below what makes Nottingham an inspiring and vibrant place to study.  




Why study at Nottingham?




Award-winning careers service

Award-winning careers service

The University of Nottingham is the number one choice for the UK's top graduate recruiters. Our award-winning Careers and Employability Service is there to help you achieve your career ambitions. Find out about the kind of events and services we offer. 


Postgraduate research student in lab

The academic community at Nottingham continues to produce world-changing research by focusing on the problems and challenges that affect societies and people on a wide scale. Find out more about our research.

Global network

Students in Malaysia

At Nottingham we have an extensive network of international links. As a founder member of Universitas 21, and with our own international campuses, we can offer you unique opportunities to spend time overseas as part of your studies. Find out more


Our campuses

Students on University Campus

Combining beautiful parkland and countryside, impressive traditional and modern architecture, and state-of-the-art learning and research facilities, our award-winning campuses are inspiring places to live, work and study. Find out more.

The City

Students enjoying Nottingham city attractions

Right at the heart of England, Nottingham is a vibrant and versatile city, rich with heritage and culture, embracing creativity and originality.

More about Nottingham life

Download the city guide.

Student life

students taking part in Student Union societies

The Students' Union at Nottingham is among the most active in the country with more than 200 societies you can join - including over 50 societies dedicated to different countries and cultures. 

More about student life.




To help you make the most of your studies, we have a comprehensive range of services offering you support and information for your university life. Find out more about our support services.



Watch our videos to find out more about life at Nottingham as a postgraduate student. You can tour our campuses and hear what current and previous postgraduates have to say about their experiences.

Contact us


If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact us.




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University of Nottingham
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