To register as a Nottingham Advantage Award (NAA) or Nottingham Postgraduate Advantage Award (NPAA) student:

1. Check which language level is appropriate for you.

    • Stage 1 - for complete beginners or those with very little knowledge of the language
    • Stage 2 - If you have studied the language before at GCSE level (grade 6 or above) or equivalent or have successfully completed the language's stage 1 modules
    • Stage 3 - If you studied the language before at A level or have have successfully completed our the language's stage 2 modules
    • Stage 4 - If you have studied the language at GCE Advanced Level grade A*-B or equivalent or have have successfully completed the language's stage 3 modules
    • Stage 5 - If you have 1 year of post-A level language tuition (or equivalent) or have have successfully completed the language's stage 4 modules
    • Stage 6 - If you have have a post A-Level qualification, CEFR equivalent  B2+/C1 level, demonstrable ability to communicate in the language fluently (sometimes acquired from an intercalated year abroad in the country where the language is spoken) or have successfully completed the language's stage 5 modules

2. Check you can attend one of the timetabled language groups, using the How to check the timetable for language classes guide.

3. Complete the Language Centre Registration of Interest form 24/25 by the deadline.

4. Complete the NAA registration form for the module on CareersHub. (Once you have logged in to the CareersHub with your student account, click on the 'Register' button at the bottom of the page).

5. Start attending classes from the beginning of term. It is important that you attend the first 2 weeks of classes. You will be notified within 3 weeks of term if your place is confirmed and a payment link will be sent to you. Payment of £160 will be due within seven days after the confirmation email is sent to you.

Once these steps are completed, you will need to enrol on the NAA language module. A link will be sent to your university email address.

Once you have completed your assessments and the reflective log, you have completed the NAA language module.

If you have prior knowledge of a language you would like to study, and you haven't taken a language module with us before, please contact the module convener to assess your level before enrolling in a module.


Find out more about the Nottingham Advantage Award or Nottingham Postgraduate Advantage Award.