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Ready to take things to the next level? Stand out from the crowd with our sought-after postgraduate courses.

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International students

Wherever in the world you're coming from, you'll find your place here.

Our global community
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Meet the defiant pioneers.

World-leading researchers that transform lives and shape the future

8th

In UK for research power (REF 2014)

2,800+

Dedicated researchers

3,000

Postgraduate research students

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Falls in care homes can be significantly reduced with intervention, says new study

The largest study of care homes in the UK, led by experts at the University of Nottingham, has found that a co-ordinated approach to fall prevention in care homes is effective in significantly reducing the number of times residents fall.

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