Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science

The Faculty is made up of seven schools, which rank highly in national league tables:

We have access to the latest technology and academics who are specialists in their field, enabling us to produce high-quality graduates.

The latest Research Excellence Framework (2014) found our research to be 'world-class' and 'internationally excellent'.


Welcome to the Faculty of Science

Inspirational teaching with a strong tradition of innovation and opportunity


The Faculty of Science undertakes world-class research spanning wide ranging topics including quantum physics, plant genomics, human imaging, sustainable chemistry, neuroscience, mathematical modelling and beyond. We work closely with industry on the training of the next generation of scientists and collaborate worldwide to ensure our research has a major societal impact.

Professor Kevin Shakesheff 
Pro Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Science 





New textbook on functional programming

Professor Graham Hutton has published a new edition of his best-selling functional programming textbook, Programming in Haskell. Haskell is an innovative programming language that allows users to rapidly develop clear, concise and correct software. The language is based on the idea of pure mathematical functions, and provides a range of simple but powerful techniques for writing and reasoning about programs.

2016 School Prize Winners

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Open Morning for the Doctorate in Applied Educational Psychology

15/10/2016 (10:00-12:30)
Psychology Building
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Faculty of Science

The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD