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Nottingham Trent University

Welcome to Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is located in the exciting city of Nottingham, where you can make the most of NTU’s extensive business links to boost your career prospects.

Search for degrees at Nottingham Trent University

You have multiple routes to Nottingham Trent University through Nottingham Trent International College (NTIC) on the NTU campus.

Top reasons to study here

University of the Year

Guardian University Awards 2019

Top 15 in the UK for student satisfaction

Guardian University Guide 2021

Gold award for teaching — the highest possible

Teaching Excellence Framework

Work placement opportunity on every degree

to boost your professional skills

Based in the student-friendly and safe city of Nottingham

that also has a low cost of living

Guaranteed entry

when you pass your NTIC course at the required level with good attendance

Subject rankings

Subject areaUK rankingSource
Accounting and Finance20thGuardian University Guide 2021
Agriculture, Forestry & Food2ndComplete University Guide 2021
Animal Science7thTimes and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
Art and Design12thComplete University Guide 2021
Building and Town & Country Planning6thGuardian University Guide 2021
Business and Management
5th (graduate prospects)Complete University Guide 2021
Civil Engineering5th (graduate prospects)Complete University Guide 2021
Criminology22ndGuardian University Guide 2021
Economics18thGuardian University Guide 2021
Fashion and Textiles16thGuardian University Guide 2021
Journalism, Publishing and Public Relations 20thGuardian University Guide 2021
Psychology9th (graduate prospects)Complete University Guide 2021
Sports Science16thComplete University Guide 2021

Your Nottingham Trent experience

Nottingham Trent student Jhon from Saudi Arabia

Jhon from Saudi Arabia

Undergraduate degree in Computer Science at Nottingham Trent University

The facilities are really good at Nottingham Trent and so are the teachers. They teach in a way that is easy for international students to understand.

Notthingham Trent student Vincente from Mexico

Vincente from Mexico

Undergraduate degree in International Relations at Nottingham Trent University

I did my research about institutions in all the English-speaking countries, and I found that Nottingham Trent University fit my description. I read about the programme and found that it was right for me.

Notable alumni

  • Emily Macaulay (UK)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned a BA in Criminology in 2003.

    Lifetime achievements

    Macaulay led ground-breaking work to improve equal opportunities within the UK police service and instigated the Visible and Everywhere campaign to tackle the isolation of LGBTQ colleagues. She was awarded an MBE for services to equality and diversity.

  • Mamoru Iriguchi (Japan)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned an MA in Theatre Design.

    Lifetime achievements

    Award-winning multimedia artist, theatre designer and performer. He has toured the world with his theatre design work and full-length performances. In 2019, Mamoru was selected as //BUZZUCUT// Double Thrills Associate Artist.

  • Matt Berry (UK)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned BA in Contemporary Arts in 1997.

    Lifetime achievements

    BAFTA-award-winning actor, writer, comedian and musician. Some of his popular appearances include UK comedy shows the Mighty Boosh and The IT Crowd.

  • Mayur Sharma (India)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned an MA in Fashion and Textiles in 1997.

    Lifetime achievements

    Presenter of Indian television channel NDTV Good Times travel and food show Highway On My Plate. Sharma has travelled to 65 countries and now specialises in education.

  • Rizwan Hussain (Bangladesh)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned a PGCE in Further Education.

    Lifetime achievements

    A television presenter, barrister and international humanitarian worker from Bangladesh. Hussain is also a former Hindi music singer and producer who is best known for presenting Islamic programs and charity events on UK television channels Islam Channel and Channel S.

  • Samson Kambalu (Malawi)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned an MA in Fine Art in 2003.

    Lifetime achievements

    Kambalu’s work references the Chewa Nyau culture native to Malawi and incorporates various mediums from drawing, painting, installation, video and literature. He has also published 2 books and written several internationally published articles.

  • Shirley Chan (Hong Kong SAR)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned a bachelor’s degree in 1973.

    Lifetime achievements

    Executive Vice Chairperson of the Board of YGM Trading Limited, an investment holding company in Hong Kong. She has served as a Director since 1987 and has been the CEO of the company since 2010. Ms Chan also serves as Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Retail Management Association and the Chairman of the Hong Kong Brand Development Council.

  • Varun Dhawan (India)

    Graduated from Nottingham Trent University

    Earned a BA in Business Studies in 2008.

    Lifetime achievements

    One of India’s highest paid Bollywood film actors, featured in Forbes’ India’s Celebrity 100 list since 2014.

Learn more about how to start on your path to NTU

At Nottingham Trent, our focus, and at the heart of everything that we do, is you — the students. Your success at NTU is our priority. We wish you the best of luck in your studies, and look forward to welcoming you to Nottingham Trent.
Nottingham Trent University Vice Chancellor
Professor Edward Peck Vice-Chancellor

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