Nottingham International Law and Security Centre
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The Nottingham International Law and Security Centre (NILSC) offers exciting opportunities for students, scholars and visiting professionals. From studying with us and internships through to our showcase of events, NILSC functions as a hub of activity for public international law.

Study with us

The Nottingham International Law and Security Centre is part of the School of Law. In relation to public international law, the school offers the following taught programmes:

We also welcome applications for postgraduate research in subjects relating to international law and security.


The NILSC regularly appoints interns and research assistants to support the activities of the centre. This includes previous internship opportunities on projects with our leading staff members, such as Dr Shucksmith-Wesley.


The NILSC is delighted to host a variety of events including our Lecture Series, which offers high-profile speakers presenting on topics of global significance. Our Seminar Series also hosts guest speakers, colleagues and doctoral researchers presenting and engaging with peers on topical or controversial issues. Additionally, we also sponsor and run conferences, workshops and roundtables which enable researchers in the area of international law and security to exchange ideas, develop agendas and increase the impact of their research.



Nottingham International Law and Security Centre

School of Law
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

+44 (0)115 951 5732/5694