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.

We are proud to say that Wraps & Wings are the headline sponsor for the IMS programme for the 2022/2023 academic year.

Wraps & Wings is a fast-food outlet that opened in May 2021 and is located in the heart of Nottingham city. With dine-in and takeaway services through Deliveroo and Uber Eats, Wraps & Wings offers a range of deluxe burgers, sides, sweets and drinks for all to enjoy.

How do I register to play IMS?
IMS Netball

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 2022 Autumn term. 

IMS at the University of Nottingham

Why should I get invovled?

done IMS is an ideal way to stay active, meet new people and try something new
done Compete for your University hall, course team e.g. Maths Soc, for a society e.g. Tamil Soc, or as a group of friends
done Huge range of sports available on a weekly basis and it's a great way to play right here on campus
done 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 IMS Badminton at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Basketball (Mixed)

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

Hockey (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Hockey at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Netball

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Netball at the University by contacting our IMS Exec 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 IMS Rugby Union at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Squash (Mixed)

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

Table Tennis (Mixed)

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

Tennis (Mixed)

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

Touch Rugby (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Touch Rugby at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Volleyball (Mixed)

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

Badminton (Mixed)

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

Basketball (Mixed)

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

Hockey (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Hockey at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Netball

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Netball at the University by contacting our IMS Exec 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 IMS Rugby Union at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Squash (Mixed)

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

Table Tennis (Mixed)

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

Tennis (Mixed)

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

Touch Rugby (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Touch Rugby at the University by contacting our IMS Exec here.

Volleyball (Mixed)

Enjoy playing as part of a team and test yourselves against other halls, societies and courses! Find out more about IMS Volleyball at the University by contacting our IMS Exec 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* (16/11) 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* (16/11)
  • 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 2022/23 IMS season here
  • 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 (all our IMS Officers are listed in our FAQ's at the bottom of the page)

 

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)
Sign up for IMS Team Sport 2022/23 Complete IMS entry form
Sign up for IMS Individual Racket Sports 2022/23 Complete IMS entry form
Sign up to referee/umpire IMS fixtures 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 2022/23 season.

Sport Entry Fee
Basketball  £280
Football (7-a-side) £305
Football (11-a-side) £385
Women's Football (7-a-side) £185
Futsal £185
Hockey (6-a-side) £185
Hockey (11-a-side) £385
Netball (Indoor) £345
Netball (Outdoor) £295
Rugby Union £430
Volleyball £185
Touch Rugby £185

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 1.00pm 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.

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.

Before activating the free IMS Membership, please ensure you have logged in to Legend with your University e-mail credentials, do NOT register with your personal e-mail account.

If you are a new student who has never held a UoN sport membership before and wish to activate an IMS Membership, please complete the joining process (steps below). Once activated please link your IMS interest group to your account.

If you are a returning student, prior to joining please check your home screen, if you hold a full UoN sport membership, you do not need to activate an IMS – Access Card. Please link your IMS interest group to your account.

If you are a returning student, prior to joining please check your home screen, if you are a PAYG – Student, select membership details and select change, select IMS – Access Card. Once activated please link your IMS interest group to your account.

Student Sport and Fitness / Sport, Health and Wellbeing Package (SHWP) Members

Students who already have Student Sport & Fitness membership or live in a SHWP hall can register for IMS using the instructions here.

UoN Students without a Sport and Fitness membership

Register for an IMS access card here. When registering, please note to set-up the account with your University of Nottingham e-mail address.

Once registered, please link your membership online to self-swipe using the instructions here.

UoN Students with a PAYG Student Account

First login to your PAYG membership here. Your PAYG student membership will be displayed, please select change on the left-hand side, and select the IMS Access card option, this will still allow you to pay as you play, renew on to a full membership at a later date as well as allowing access at ease to our IMS sessions.

Once registered, please link your membership online to self-swipe here.

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 Libby Morris IMSChair@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Badminton Meenakshi Sundaram Sakthikumar  IMSBadminton@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Basketball Finlay Williams IMSBasketball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Football (M) George Harris / Farid Ismail IMSFootball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Football (W) Georgia Bambridge IMSWomensFootball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Hockey Amelia Borchard IMSHockey@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Netball Isabelle Clay / Sarah Stevens IMSNetball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Rugby Jack Palmer / John Anderson IMSRugby@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Squash Nid Anatharaman IMSSquash@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Table Tennis Harry Brown IMSTableTennis@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Tennis TBC IMSTennis@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Touch Rugby Kate Davis-Bavin  IMSTouchRugby@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Volleyball Yasmine Edwards IMSVolleyball@nottingham.ac.uk
IMS Media Catrin Dimond / Jasper Wilson IMSMedia@nottingham.ac.uk