Get Active - Intramural Sport (IMS)

IMS allow you to compete for your University hall, course team, e.g. Geog Soc, for a society, e.g. Travel Soc or as a group of friends. There's a huge range of sports available on a weekly basis and it's a great way to play right here on campus with your friends. 

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Intramural Sports Leagues

University of Nottingham Sport run one of the largest intramural sports programmes (IMS) in the country with over 3,000 students taking part every year.

Our intramural sports league programme (IMS) will resume in the 2021 Autumn term in-line with all relevant government guidance and restrictions. 

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IMS is an ideal way to stay active, meet new people and try something new

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Compete for your University hall, course team e.g. Maths Soc, for a society e.g. Tamil Soc, or as a group of friends

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Huge range of sports available on a weekly basis and it's a great way to play right here on campus

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No previous experience is needed!

Follow our IMS Sport Facebook page for regular updates
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What sports are available?

Our Societies and Social sport programme offers all the sports below and you can sign up for more than one sport or league.

Badminton (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Badminton at the University here.

Basketball (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Basketball at the University here. Find out more about Women's Basketball at the University here.

Football (Men's 11-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Football at the University here.

Football (Men's 7-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Football at the University here.

Football (Women's 7-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Women's Football at the University here.

Futsal (Men's)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Futsal at the University here.

Hockey (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Hockey at the University here, and Women's Hockey at the University here.

Netball

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Netball at the University here.

Rugby Union (Men's)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Rugby Union at the University here.

Squash (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Squash at the University here.

Table Tennis (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Table Tennis at the University here.

Tennis (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Tennis at the University here.

Volleyball (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Volleyball at the University here.

Badminton (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Badminton at the University here.

Basketball (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Basketball at the University here. Find out more about Women's Basketball at the University here.

Football (Men's 11-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Football at the University here.

Football (Men's 7-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Football at the University here.

Football (Women's 7-a-side)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Women's Football at the University here.

Futsal (Men's)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Futsal at the University here.

Hockey (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Hockey at the University here, and Women's Hockey at the University here.

Netball

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Netball at the University here.

Rugby Union (Men's)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Men's Rugby Union at the University here.

Squash (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Squash at the University here.

Table Tennis (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Table Tennis at the University here.

Tennis (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Tennis at the University here.

Volleyball (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about Volleyball at the University here.

Intramural Sport Timetable

We offer team leagues on set days and weekly individual leagues. You or your team will be allocated matches each week within the time slot given by your league organiser.

*UoN Sport and Fitness Membership is required for badminton, squash and table tennis weekly leagues.

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Monday 17:00 - 20:00 Badminton David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Monday 18:00 - 22:30 Squash David Ross Sports Village Squash Courts
Tuesday 18:00 - 20:00 Badminton David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Tuesday 21:00 - 22:00 Tennis Nottingham Tennis Centre Tennis Courts
Wednesday 12:30 - 16:30 Football (7-a-side) David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00 Football (11-a-side) Sutton Bonington Sports Centre Outdoor
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00 Football (11-a-side) Riverside Sports Complex Outdoor
Wednesday 17:00 - 19:00 Badminton Sutton Bonington Sports Centre Sports Hall
Wednesday 13:00 - 20:30 Netball David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Wednesday 13:00 - 17:00 Netball David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Wednesday 15:00 - 17:00 Netball Sutton Bonington Sports Centre Sports Hall
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00 Rugby Riverside Sports Complex Outdoor
Thursday 18:00 - 19:00 Table Tennis Jubilee Sport Centre Sports Hall
Thursday 18:00 - 20:00 Table Tennis David Ross Sports Village Salle
Thursday 21:00 - 22:00 Tennis Nottingham Tennis Centre Tennis Courts
Saturday 12:00 - 16:00 Football (11-a-side) Riverside Sports Complex Outdoor
Saturday 15:00 - 22:30 Football (7-a-side) Jubilee Sport Centre Outdoor
Saturday 13:00 - 18:00 Netball David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Sunday 10:00 - 15:00 Netball David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Sunday 10:30 - 15:00 Basketball* (19 October and 16 November) Jubilee Sport Centre Sports Hall
Sunday 16:30 - 20:00 Football (7-a-side) Jubilee Sport Centre Outdoor
Sunday 20:00 - 22:30 Football (7-a-side) David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Sunday 19:00 - 22:00 Football (7-a-side) Sutton Bonington Sports Centre Outdoor
Sunday 15:00 - 18:00 Futsal David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00 Hockey (Mixed) David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Sunday 18:30 - 20:00 Touch Rugby David Ross Sports Village Outdoor
Sunday 18:00 - 22:30 Volleyball David Ross Sports Village Sports Hall
Sunday 14:30 - 16:30 Women's Football (7-a-side) Jubilee Sport Centre Outdoor
Monday 17:00 - 20:00

  • Badminton
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Monday 18:00 - 22:30

  • Squash
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Squash Courts
Tuesday 18:00 - 20:00

  • Badminton
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Tuesday 21:00 - 22:00

  • Tennis
  • Nottingham Tennis Centre
  • Tennis Courts
Wednesday 12:30 - 16:30

  • Football (7-a-side)
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00

  • Football (11-a-side)
  • Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
  • Outdoor
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00

  • Football (11-a-side)
  • Riverside Sports Complex
  • Outdoor
Wednesday 17:00 - 19:00

  • Badminton
  • Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
  • Sports Hall
Wednesday 13:00 - 20:30

  • Netball
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Wednesday 13:00 - 17:00

  • Netball
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Wednesday 15:00 - 17:00

  • Netball
  • Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
  • Sports Hall
Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00

  • Rugby
  • Riverside Sports Complex
  • Outdoor
Thursday 18:00 - 19:00

  • Table Tennis
  • Jubilee Sport Centre
  • Sports Hall
Thursday 18:00 - 20:00

  • Table Tennis
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Salle
Thursday 21:00 - 22:00

  • Tennis
  • Nottingham Tennis Centre
  • Tennis Courts
Saturday 12:00 - 16:00

  • Football (11-a-side)
  • Riverside Sports Complex
  • Outdoor
Saturday 15:00 - 22:30

  • Football (7-a-side)
  • Jubilee Sport Centre
  • Outdoor
Saturday 13:00 - 18:00

  • Netball
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Sunday 10:00 - 15:00

  • Netball
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Sunday 10:30 - 15:00

  • Basketball* (19 October and 16 November)
  • Jubilee Sport Centre
  • Sports Hall
Sunday 16:30 - 20:00

  • Football (7-a-side)
  • Jubilee Sport Centre
  • Outdoor
Sunday 20:00 - 22:30

  • Football (7-a-side)
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Sunday 19:00 - 22:00

  • Football (7-a-side)
  • Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
  • Outdoor
Sunday 15:00 - 18:00

  • Futsal
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

  • Hockey (Mixed)
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Sunday 18:30 - 20:00

  • Touch Rugby
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Outdoor
Sunday 18:00 - 22:30

  • Volleyball
  • David Ross Sports Village
  • Sports Hall
Sunday 14:30 - 16:30

  • Women's Football (7-a-side)
  • Jubilee Sport Centre
  • Outdoor

IMS Varsity

Each year our top IMS teams will compete against the best teams from Loughborough University's intramural sport programme during the IMS Varsity event. 

IMS Varsity takes place annually in May with the venues alternating between Nottingham and Loughborough.

How can I join an IMS team?

Team Leagues

IMS teams can be made up of any group; hall teams, society teams, course teams or a group of friends.

  • If you have a whole team together already, sign up for the 2020/21 IMS season via the IMS app (download via Apple or Android)
  • To join a society or course team, contact your society or course rep to find out what's available
  • If you're an individual looking for a team, please contact the IMS Officer for your sport
  • New teams from September 2021 - please contact the IMS Officer for your sport to enquire about availability

 

Individual Leagues

We offer weekly leagues for several racket sports as well as one day competitions for individuals and teams in a variety of sports. These are open to all University of Nottingham students; it doesn't matter if you haven't played in IMS before. 

  • You can enter a weekly league via the IMS app (download via Apple or Android)
Register for IMS 2021/22 Complete IMS entry form

Key information

Entry Fees

The prices below cover the whole team for all fixtures during the season.

Please note, no payment will be required until the start of the 2021/22 season.

Sport Entry Fee
Basketball £230
Football (7-a-side) £290
Football (11-a-side) £340
Women's Football (7-a-side) £170
Women's Football (11-a-side) £180
Futsal £170
Hockey £170
Netball (Indoor) £330
Netball (Outdoor) £275
Rugby Union £395
Volleyball £170

UoN IMS App

Download the IMS app to register your details. Join the community for your sport, enter your team and sign up to play in weekly leagues.

Frequently asked questions

We offer free buses to our Riverside sports complex for IMS Football and Rugby players. Buses leave campuses at 1.20pm on Wednesdays with 4 pick up points from the below locations:

  • Starbucks - Jubilee Campus
  • Derby Hall & then West Entrance mini roundabout (inside campus)
  • Savoy Cinema Lenton

All buses return at 4pm to their original stops.

Please note, all passengers must follow the important guidance below when travelling on these buses:

  • Passengers will be issued with a wristband for their bus - you must return on the same bus after your fixtures.

If you are playing in one of our badminton, sqaush or table tennis leagues then UoN sport and fitness membership is required. You can purchase your membership here.

If you are playing in any of our other IMS leagues, UoN Sport and Fitness membership is not required.

Check the IMS app the morning of your fixtures - all cancellations will be notified in the app news feed. 

Yes! There are lots of opportunities to referee or umpire within our programmes and we offer competitive rates of pay. To register your interest, please contact the IMS Officer for your sport, listed here.

Each of our sports are run by a member of our IMS Exec who are all student volunteers. If your query isn't answered above, please contact the below.

Position Name Email Address
IMS Chair Menaf Al Nasir IMSChair@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Badminton Joel Childs IMSBadminton@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Basketball Ethan Abai Haddon IMSBasketball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Football (M) Ryan Baker / Tim Sweeney IMSFootball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Football (W) Siobahn Harrison IMSWomensFootball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Futsal   IMSFutsal@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Hockey Ayush Isaac IMSHockey@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Netball Amy Crowther / Hannah Sutton IMSNetball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Rugby Joseph Cantle / Marcus Briggs IMSRugby@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Squash Callum Brocklehurst IMSSquash@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Table Tennis April Valenzuela IMSTableTennis@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Tennis Alistair Cadoo IMSTennis@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Volleyball Thoai Nguyen Anh Le (Lee) IMSVolleyball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Media Isobel Holroyd / Izzy Corlett IMSMedia@nottingham.ac.uk