University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham has a global reputation for academic excellence, pioneering research, and employability

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Over 44,500 students from more than 150 countries study at its award-winning campuses in the UK, China, and Malaysia, and its global alumni community numbers over 270,000 Nottingham graduates worldwide.

Nottingham is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities and the UK’s top 15 by the QS World University Rankings 2016/17. It is a world top 60 university in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2017 and was selected as the University of the Year for Graduate Employment in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

Nottingham is a founder member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group and the Universitas 21 international network. The UK’s Teaching Excellence framework (TEF) rated Nottingham ‘gold’ for undergraduate teaching and learning, and the university applies the same standards of excellence to its postgraduate courses.

Nottingham’s research makes an impact around the world, ranging from the development of MRI technology, to new solutions for global food security, and finding new ways to identify and eradicate modern slavery.

Nottingham’s five faculties of Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science, and Social Sciences offer postgraduate master’s degrees in a wide variety of subject areas. The university offers postgraduate placement opportunities as well as lifelong careers support for students and alumni.

You can be sure of a warm welcome at Nottingham’s campuses, which offer excellent facilities for study, leisure, sport, and faith, as well as more than 300 student-run societies and clubs.

There is plenty to explore in the city too: historic buildings, cultural festivals, museums, and art galleries, theatres and cinemas, sports and music venues. The city’s central location and excellent transport links also make it an ideal base for exploring the UK.

Chevening and the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham is a popular destination for Chevening Scholars and is proud to support Chevening Scholarships as a Chevening Partner.

The university comments that:

‘Chevening always attracts the highest calibre of students, and we are always delighted with the standard of applications that we receive. Chevening Scholars bring a real diversity and quality to our student community, and the rigorous selection process means that the calibre of candidates is extremely high. ‘Year on year, our Chevening Alumni network grows, and we now have a wonderful network of professionals in many fields who are fantastic ambassadors for the university.’

The University of Nottingham welcomes applications from all Chevening-eligible countries in any subject area, and co-funds a selection of the successful candidates with a Chevening Nottingham Partnership Award.

Applicants who wish to be considered for a Chevening-Nottingham award should list the University of Nottingham as their first choice.

#CheveningTours visits Nottingham

What’s it like to study at Nottingham? We invited scholars to take us on a tour of their universities to offer us a real insight into the scholar experience.

You can watch Andina Dwi Kanti Setyaningrum’s  tour below, which she filmed in April. Andina is from Indonesia and studying an MSc in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management.

Andina’s Chevening Tour