Centre for Urban Agriculture



The University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus is set in the countryside and is well equipped with research facilities. 

The 100 acre campus was originally established in the 1900s as an agricultural college and has grown radically into today's internationally renowned centre for cutting edge research in five Divisions:

  • Animal Sciences
  • Food Sciences
  • Plant and Crop Sciences
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

There are excellent road, rail and air links to the rest of the UK and overseas.

  • 5 miles (7km) from East Midlands Airport, with regular flights to mainland Europe
  • 3 miles (5km) from mainline East Midlands Parkway railway station at Ratcliffe-on-Soar with direct links to London (90 minutes), Nottingham, Derby, Lincoln, Leicester and Sheffield
  • 2 miles (3km) from Junction 24 of M1 motorway (access to UK’s major road network)