Department of
Architecture and Built Environment

China campus


Starting back in 2007, the Department of Architecture and Built Environment now participates fully at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo .

The Centre for Sustainable Energy Technologies (CSET ) carries out high quality research in renewable and sustainable technologies, building on the work already commenced in the department. CSET attracts funding from outside sources, runs training programmes and short courses and participates in network and public awareness activities.


In the CSET, several taught masters courses are run, and there are research opportunities for PhD students in topics such as:

  • energy efficient technology
  • renewable energy technology
  • sustainable transport
  • low-energy high-rise buildings
  • low energy housing
  • hydrogen systems

Department of Architecture and Built Environment

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 95 14882