School of Physics & Astronomy

Incoming Students Welcome

Induction of New Undergraduates Students

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate you on your success in gaining a place at the University of Nottingham and to bid you a warm welcome. We are looking forward to you joining us and we hope your stay in Nottingham will be a happy, enjoyable and successful one.

On Monday 26 September 2016 in B1 Physics Building at 14:00, Course Induction will take place for first year BSc and MSci Physics, Physics with Astronomy, Medical Physics, European Language, Theoretical Physics, Theoretical Astrophysics and Nanoscience, Physics with Philosophy and Mathematical Physics.  Our Head of School, Senior Tutor, Year leaders and support staff will be there to welcome you to Nottingham and the School of Physics & Astronomy.  Immediately after your induction, you will meet your personal tutor to discuss your particular course and to arrange your weekly tutorial sessions.

Information about the first year course can be found here.

Year1 Physics Induction Timetable

Welcome Letter 16/17

PhysSoc Brochure

As a new student you will be receiving a letter with further information.

Freshers Scholarships & Bursaries

The University offer a range of Scholarships and Bursaries for incoming students including the BP STEM Scholarships, designed to encourage and support students with a passion for certain Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subjects.

Induction of New Postgraduate Students

Induction for Postgraduate students will take place at 09:30 on the first Monday of term in A113 Centre for Astronomy & Particle Theory.  For further information please contact Melanie Stretton (

School of Physics and Astronomy

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

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