Public Procurement Research Group


The Public Procurement Research Group (PPRG) offers exciting opportunities for students, scholars and visiting professionals to participate in its research and project work.

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Annamaria La Chimia
I am proud to lead such a diverse community of talented scholars and practitioners.
Professor Annamaria La Chimia, PPRG Director

Study with us

There are various opportunities to study public procurement law at the University of Nottingham, with support of the PPRG. As part of School of Law, the PPRG supports a variety of courses that either focus on public procurement exclusively, or offer public procurement modules as part of a more general degree. These are:

The PPRG itself also runs a visiting scholar programme that takes applications from academics from all around the world.

Studentships and placements

The PPRG is delighted to offer students the opportunity to participate in its research and project work.



You can get involved in our events through our Annual PPRG Seminar Series, our Research Students’ Conference and catch up on what has been happening through our PPRG Videos.

Alongside the Seminar Series and Students’ Conference, the PPRG is delighted to host a variety of events which host guest speakers, colleagues and doctoral researchers presenting and engaging with peers on public procurement law and policy.

For any queries about our events or programme, please contact


Public Procurement Research Group

School of Law
Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

+44 (0)115 951 5700