Top employers choose our graduates

Students pose in front of a University building Students pose in front of a University building
Find your dream course

Please add a keyword and select a level of study.

Postgraduate study

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

Postgraduate study
International students

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

Our global community
Postgraduate study

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

Postgraduate study
International students

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

Our global community
We've been providing an outstanding student experience for over 140 years
Top 20 university in the UK

QS World Rankings and THE World University Rankings 2022

UPS icon
Sports University of the year 2021

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide

UPS icon
Award-winning campuses

22 Green Flag Awards for our green spaces

UPS icon
We don't settle for ordinary

We believe in a world beyond ordinary - a place where normal gets put firmly in its place.

No. 4 in the UK for top employers (High Fliers Graduate Report 2021)
No. 8 in the UK for research (Research Excellence Framework UK)
No. 24 The Complete University Guide 2022
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

Jessica Corner COP26: an extraordinary range of people gathered in a single place to shape our future Read more
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

Research impact

Discover our research impact

Read more
Research community

Be part of our research community

Read more
Working with business

Connect, collaborate and innovate with us

Read more
Jessica Corner COP26: an extraordinary range of people gathered in a single place to shape our future Read more
Jessica Corner COP26: an extraordinary range of people gathered in a single place to shape our future Read more
Jan-Hinrik Meyer-Sahling Improving the quality and professionalism of civil servants and strengthening democracy Read more
Proud partnerships
Athena Swan Silver Award logo
British Council logo
Midlands Innovation logo
Athena Swan Silver Award logo
British Council logo
Midlands Innovation logo
Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature logo
Russell Group logo
Universitas 21 logo
A wide shot of the Jubilee Campus A close shot of the library on Jubilee Campus
Explore our campuses Start virtual tour
University news
Times Higher Education Awards Logo, gold letters on black background
Arts researchers' double triumph at university Oscars

The power of the arts to change society and improve lives was spotlighted last night as researchers from the University of Nottingham scooped two major awards at the Oscars of the university world – the Times Higher Education Awards 2021.

Read more
BirdDustAwardsweb
Support from Food Innovation Centre helps Bird Dust fly high with a clutch of awards

A business recently supported by the Food Innovation Centre has won a string of awards for its products.

Read more

info Coronavirus (Covid-19): See latest advice for staff and students, book your vaccines and take weekly tests