Faculty of Arts

Welcome to the Faculty of Arts

Welcome to the Faculty of Arts, home to the School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies, School of English, and School of Humanities and associated Centres and Institutes, and member of the Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership


The Faculty of Arts provides a stimulating and welcoming community where you can enjoy a high quality educational experience. Colleagues in the Faculty have been recognised for their outstanding and inspirational teaching, both with awards and impressive National Student Survey results. Academic colleagues produce world-leading research and, following our strong REF 2014 results, we aim to continue to promote a thriving research environment.

The Faculty has a tremendous range of facilities to support your learning including a theatre, museum, recital hall, galleries, libraries, Manuscripts and Special Collections, and digital resources with the latest graphics equipment and software.

We look forward to welcoming you.


Professor Jeremy Gregory
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Arts



University of Nottingham Museum events

07/10/2015 - 31/03/2016

Hate Crime in Nottingham and Beyond

In celebration of LGBT History Month 2016, please join the University of Nottingham Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice and Five Leaves Bookshop for a discussion focusing on LGBT rights and hate crime

Department of History research seminar: Monkey business: Japan and the Simian other plus TBC

Machicado Suite, University Park, Willoughby Hall

LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

A40 Sir Clive Granger
Dr Emma Long, from UEA will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision in the USA and Ibtisam Ahmed will talk about how arts and culture have been used to bypass the anti-homosexuality rulings in South Asia as a means of activism

Department of History research seminar: Scholars grappling with the British Commonwealth 1945–60

Machicado Suite, University Park, Willoughby Hall

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What can Philosophy offer Higher Education?

The Department of Philosophy is excited to launch the Nottingham branch of the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain, a joint venture between The University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University.

Nottingham named UNESCO City of Literature

UNESCO has awarded the city of Nottingham the 'City of Literature' status. The bid process has helped place literature and Creative Writing at the heart of Nottingham life.

Special offer on Frances Knight's new book

Claim your online discount for 'Victorian Christianity at the Fin de Siècle: The Culture of English Religion in a Decadent Age'.

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Faculty of Arts

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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