University of Nottingham
Set on a beautiful, award-winning campus, the University of Nottingham is a member of the elite Russell Group and home to a large international student community.
Why choose the University of Nottingham?
Top 20 in the UK
QS World University Rankings 2024
Top 100 in the world
QS World University Rankings 2024
Russell Group member
Elite research group
The University of Nottingham has impressive rankings in many subject areas, so you can find a degree that matches your goals.
Ready to find a degree at the University of Nottingham?
in the UK for Physiotherapy
in the UK for Architecture
in the UK for Chemical Engineering
in the world for Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Accounting and Finance
21st in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
13th in the UK for (Guardian University Guide 2024)
19th in the UK (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024)
Geography and Environmental Science
19th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
Law and Legal Studies
18th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
Top 40 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2023)
13th in the UK (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024)
11th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
Top 35 in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023)
24th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
Top 70 in the World (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023)
Take a closer look at the University of Nottingham
Here’s why our students love Nottingham
Nottingham is the perfect example of a modern British city — full of history, but with a multicultural population.
Nottingham is the ideal environment for living and learning.
It’s where you can prepare for a successful future.
Top 3 reasons to choose Nottingham
- It’s a friendly city, with students from two universities
- Small enough to be walkable, large enough that you’ll never be bored
- Everything you need on campus, from 24-hour libraries to the Lakeside Arts Centre and fully equipped health centre
Your route to a University of Nottingham degree
If you want to study at the University of Nottingham but don’t yet meet the entry requirements, then you can take a degree preparation course at the International College in Nottingham, situated by the University Park campus.
- Degree preparation courses
- Live and study in Nottingham from day one
- Guaranteed entry to a University of Nottingham degree*
*When you pass your degree preparation course at the required level with good attendance.
- A degree preparation course (also known as a pathway course) helps you improve your English language level, academic skills, and subject knowledge.
- If you pass your degree preparation course at the required level and with good attendance, then you are guaranteed entry to your chosen degree at university.
Life on campus
All of Nottingham’s campuses are just an easy bus or tram journey from Nottingham city centre, so you can enjoy a beautiful campus environment that’s close to everything the city has to enjoy.
Nottingham offers cutting-edge facilities and world class research in a friendly and welcoming environment.
clubs and societies to join
international students studying at the University of Nottingham
2nd most targeted
UK university by employers (High Fliers 2023)
represented by student nationalities
most affordable destination in the UK (Numbeo Cost of Living Index 2024)
in the UK for research quality (Complete University Guide 2024)
Download useful information
- University of Nottingham brochure
- Degree preparation course information
- University of Nottingham flyer
Any other questions
Where is Nottingham? What is it like?
Nottingham is located right in the middle of England, in a region called the Midlands. It’s easy to navigate, and ideally situated for exploring the rest of the UK or even further afield, from the nearby East Midlands Airport.
What can I do in Nottingham?
Lots! From exploring the city’s hidden caves, to watching a football match at the City Ground stadium or checking out the live music scene, there’s something for everyone in Nottingham.
Study in Nottingham
Is Nottingham a good place to live for international students?
Nottingham is the ideal place for international students — big enough for there to be plenty to do, but small enough to have a community feeling. It’s very welcoming, and you’ll find food and people from all over the world there.