Arts postgraduate open day


PG arts open day

Interested in postgraduate study in the arts?

Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for life at Nottingham, and our postgraduate open day offers you the opportunity to meet staff and current students.

Date: Wednesday 29 November 2017
Time: 12-4.30pm
Location: The Great Hall, Trent Building, University Park Campus, Nottingham (maps and directions)

On the day you will be able to learn more about our courses, ways of studying, methods of assessment and funding opportunities.

There will be separate talks for prospective taught (masters) and research (doctoral study) students.

View the full programme

Arts postgraduate open day

12 noon

Registration and welcome

Trent Building reception, University Park Campus


Welcome and event overview

Senate Chamber, Trent Building
Dr Jonathan Tallant, Head of Faculty of Arts PGT


Postgraduate taught courses

Senate Chamber, Trent Building

Postgraduate research

West Concourse, Portland Building


Funding your studies 
Heather Hill - Graduate School

Postgraduate support and skills development in the Faculty of Arts 
Eleanor Forward - Graduate School


How my masters helped my career
Nottingham alumni will talk about their experience at Nottingham and beyond

Key points for a good application
Dr Graham Thompson


Postgraduate support and skills development in the Faculty of Arts
Eleanor Forward - Graduate School

Funding your studies
Heather Hill - Graduate School


Support services fair and lunch

Great Hall, Trent Building

Graduate School/Doctoral Training Programmes; International Office; Student Services; Careers; Postgraduate Students’ Network; Sport 

The following schools will also be represented: English; Humanities; Cultures, Languages and Area Studies

2.45pm onwards

School activities commence (see individual programme)

Various locations, University Park Campus

The schools of English, Humanities and Cultures, Languages and Area Studies will be offering drop-in sessions and presentations to help you identify the full range of postgraduate courses and opportunities available at Nottingham


Drop in and demonstrations at the Digital Humanities Centre

Humanities Building, University Park Campus


Campus tour (leaving from University Park Campus)

A walking tour of University Park Campus including optional walking tour to Broadgate Park (self-catered accommodation)


Accommodation viewing of Melton Hall (postgraduate self-catered accommodation)
This tour will leave from registration desk, Trent Building


If you can't make it to our open day, you can find out more about studying at Nottingham online.


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