The Graduate School

The Graduate School supports all postgraduates and research staff at The University of Nottingham. We provide training and development opportunities including paid placements, workshops, public engagement events and small-scale funding to support researcher development opportunities.

Five graduate centres are provided for the exclusive use of postgraduate students and early career research staff. They offer social and study areas, wifi, networked computers, seminar rooms and access to kitchen facilities.

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Postgraduate students in the Graduate Centre, Amenities Building, Jubilee Campus

The Graduate School's Researcher Development Programme offers a broad range of research training courses, free for all registered research students, which help develop vital transferable skills.

To register and find out more information about these courses, and opportunities from other providers, visit Central Short Courses.


Male and female postgraduate students talking in Edin's Deli Café

The Graduate School provides a programme of social and academic events. These range from information about funding to coffee and cake social networking events.  

To learn more, please visit the Graduate School's event programme.



PG students in Atrium

Although sourcing funding for postgraduate study can be a complicated matter, the Graduate School provides information about a number of funding opportunities available and also offers some financial support of its own.

Find out more about the opportunities available.

Students' Union 

Students' Union - The University of Nottingham

The Students’ Union hosts a vast range of societies, sports, student services, community projects and campaigns.

They also have a full time Postgraduate Officer who represents students at central University Committees by using feedback provided by postgraduate representatives on each program. 



The Graduate School
A floor
Highfield House
University Park
t: +44 (0)115 846 8400  

Student Communications Officer

Communications and Marketing
University Park Campus
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone:+44 (0)115 82 32353