Medicine & Health Sciences Graduate Centre


The Medicine and Health Sciences Graduate Centre (MHSGC) has been exclusively developed for postgraduate students and early career research staff. It is a dedicated space located in the heart of the Medical School QMC and offers a wide range of help and support for all during their time as students and staff within the Faculty. The Centre is accessible 24/7 using your University key card.

Dr Victoria Sedman is a member of the Graduate School's Researcher Training and Development Team and has specific responsibility for supporting training and development activities in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and the MHSGC.

Snigdha Dutta and Abigail Tronco Hernandez are the Graduate Centre Coordinators for the MHSGC. Their role is to make sure that everything is running smoothly and they will keep you informed about all the events planned for the academic year. Feel free to ask them any questions and give any suggestions about events and things that can be improved. 


Victoria is usually available in the MHSGC on Tuesdays from 9.30am-4pm and Fridays 9.30am-12.15pm.

If you need to speak to Victoria when she is  in the office, please email Alternatively you can contact the Graduate School on 0115 846 8400.

Facilities and services

There is an events calendar with social events to create an early researcher community within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. A programme of careers based seminars run throughout the year covering topics such as career planning and development and research related provisions at Nottingham. Our programme welcomes a range of speakers from across industry, academia and funding bodies. Providing a valuable perspective into a range of jobs, sharing their career stories and offering advice and on what makes successful job and fellowship applicants.

The MHSGC also provides you with :

  • Comfortable private study area
  • Bank of networked PC hotdesks
  • Regular presentations
  • Bookable seminar/meeting room
  • A library of career and discipline specific books for short and longer-term loan
  • Social activities
  • Kitchen and social space with comfortable seating

Medicine & Health Sciences Graduate Centre

The University of Nottingham
C11, Medical School
Queens Medical Centre
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

Tel: +44 (0)115 823 0068