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 





Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives

Three weeks after the scientific world marked the 20th anniversary of the birth of Dolly the sheep new research, published by The University of Nottingham, in the academic journal Nature Communications has shown that four clones derived from the same cell line — genomic copies of Dolly — reached their 8th birthdays in good health.

Collaborative research between the School and the George Green Institute for Electromagnetic Research achieves great things

?Funding has been awarded to a team of University of Nottingham researchers for a 30-month collaborative project for the US Office of Naval Research Global, "Propagating electromagnetic signals through complex built-up structures – Resilience of electronic components in the presence of EM noise and environmental uncertainty".
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Colloquium talk by Prof Efim Zelmanov: 'Asymptotic theory of finite groups'

06/09/2016 (14:00-15:00)
A17 Mathematical Sciences Building
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Faculty of Science

The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD