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Empower | Find your feet, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Empower | Face your fears, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Empower | Find your groove, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

#UoNSport online induction to the Fitness Suite

Find out everything you need to know about training in our fitness suites. Watch this video to ensure you train safely, follow our fitness suite etiquette and learn about opportunities we have…

From  Debs Storey on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

VLOG: University Jargon You Need To Know | #UoNFreshers

3rd year English student Emily talks about those essential acronyms and terms you'll need to be aware of as a new student coming to university. #UoNFreshers https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome…

From  Paul Hodgson on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

International Clearing

Student Kelly talks about her experience getting a place at the University of Nottingham through Clearing. Find out more at https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/clearing

From  Paul Hodgson on July 22nd, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Six tips to get you through Clearing

Six tips to get you through clearing Feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of clearing? Here's six tips from some of our students who went through it last year.…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 22nd, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

UoN Graduation - how the ceremony works

This video is designed to give University of Nottingham graduands all the information they need to know about how the graduation ceremony works and what they'll need to do. For more information…

From  Debs Storey on July 8th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Understanding the Tier 4 visa

Amy Hewitt, Immigration Adviser at the University of Nottingham talks through everything you need to know about applying for the Tier 4 study visa. More information:…

From  Debs Storey on July 3rd, 2019 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Richard Windle, T and L Conference 2019

Richard Windle talks about Higher Education Academy and his National Teaching Fellowship.

From  Learning Team on July 2nd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Unlocking Talent: Projecting Learning

Unlocking Talent is using XPRIZE winning apps by onebillion implemented by VSO in innovative ways to raise attainment in literacy and maths, underpinned by scientific research from University of…

From  Debs Storey on June 5th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

onebillion app

Software developed to help children around the world to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic – and backed by academics at The University of Nottingham – is joint winner of a…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Open Days at UoN

Take a quick look at what you might expect to see and experience at our open days. Our 2019 Undergraduate Open Days will be held on:Friday 28 June Saturday 29 June Friday 13 September Saturday 14…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Gaby's story

Dr Gaby Neher is an inspiring educator, mentor and researcher. With specialist expertise in the Renaissance period of art history, Gaby's always looking for new and interesting ways to engage…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Claudia's story

Claudia works directly with students at one of our Student Service Centres. Claudia works front of house helping students with any queries they may have during their time here at University. From…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Ark's story

Ark is relatively new in his role as a Senior Mobile Developer but he’s already making waves with his work on the MyNottingham app. His enthusiasm and openness to feedback from students and…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Celebrating our EU staff

Our University thrives on the diversity of its people, both staff and students. We collaborate to provide a transformational teaching experience and deliver research of global significance. …

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 1 likes 64 plays 0  

Tropical Biology | Study abroad and travel in Malaysia

Stephanie's highlights from her field trip to Tioman Island, as part of her year in Malaysia on our Tropical Biology BSc. About this course.

From  Debs Storey on January 10th, 2019 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Honorary Graduate 2018 - Sarah Gordy - Dr of Laws

Inspirational actor, dancer, model and Mencap campaigner Sarah Gordy MBE was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa from The University of Nottingham on 12 December 2018. This video is a…

From  Debs Storey on December 12th, 2018 0 likes 204 plays 0  

Celebrating our technical talent

Our technical colleagues at the University of Nottingham are vital to the success of our institution, bringing skills and expertise that are essential to delivering research and teaching on an…

From  Digital Communications on November 30th, 2018 0 likes 316 plays 0  

Student IT induction

New to the University? See this video for everything you need to know about IT at the University of Nottingham.https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/it-services/

From  Debs Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 581 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Keeping informed

There's loads of ways to keep up with the latest news, events and opportunities while you're at University. Watch our video to find out how. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome

From  Debs Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 1,093 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Getting Around

With all of the various transport options, getting around campus and the wider Nottingham area is really easy. Watch the video to find out more. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome

From  Ryan Neal on September 21st, 2018 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 things to do before starting uni

Varun's got 5 top tips for things you can do in preparation for starting university. UoN SU Welcome site: https://www.su.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome/ UoN new students 2018 Facebook group:…

From  Paul Hodgson on September 14th, 2018 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Our brand new Cancer Sciences courses and purpose built Cancer Centre

Academics and students discuss the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences courses being launched at the University of Nottingham in September 2019, along with the new purpose built Centre for Cancer…

From  Debs Storey on September 7th, 2018 0 likes 311 plays 0  

#WasteNott โ€” the plastics challenge

We've developed new targets to change the way we use single-use plastic. Get involved and play your part. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/wasteNott

From  Rebecca Byers on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 587 plays 0  

Our brand new BSc and MSci courses in Cancer Sciences

Academics discussing the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences course being launched in September 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Debs Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Our brand new purpose built Cancer Centre

Academic discussing the purpose built Cancer Centre which is due to open in winter 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Debs Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 417 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - International students

Welcome to Nottingham! Here's a handy checklist to help you prepare for your journey to Nottingham and University life. Visit https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome for more information.

From  Debs Storey on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 796 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - What to do before you arrive

Welcome to Nottingham! We're looking forward to helping you settle in. Here's a handy checklist to help you prepare for University. Visit https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome for more…

From  Debs Storey on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 2,770 plays 0  

Glassblowing Technicians @ UoN

Our highly skilled and expert technical staff are essential to delivering research and teaching on an international stage. Take a look inside our Glassblowing workshop with Clive and Conor here at…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott โ€“ University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Alumni Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott made history at the London 2012 Olympic Games by winning Great Britain’s first ever gold medal in the canoe slalom event. Best friends since their time at…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Robert Clift โ€“ University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star and alumnus Robert Clift was part of the legendary Great Britain team who won gold at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. In an international career spanning a decade, Clift won 75 caps for…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Annie Panter โ€“ University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star Annie Panter earnt over 100 caps for England and Great Britain in her 10 year international career including a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Overcoming a series of…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

#UoNVideoBox at Graduation

Each year we set up a video diary room to see what our graduates have to say for themselves...

From  Debs Storey on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0  

A student invention to ensure your balls are match fit

A team of mechanical engineering students at the University of Nottingham has developed a portable impact tester to accurately gauge the rebound of a tennis ball.

From  Debs Storey on June 28th, 2018 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Working with children in a charity setting

Claire Perry loved teaching but decided she wanted to focus on the pastoral side of working with children. She's now a Childline Volunteer Co-ordinator for the NSPCC - it's an ideal role as…

From  Jackie Thompson on June 8th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Working with children in education but not as a teacher

Lucy Hemsley, psychology alumna, talks about her role as a project worker at IntoUniversity. She was keen to work with children in the education sector or charity sector so IntoUniversity was a…

From  Jackie Thompson on May 29th, 2018 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Your Community

Moving into the local community this year? Don't forget that you're going to be part of a diverse residential community. Find out how you can make a positive…

From  Ryan Neal on May 25th, 2018 0 likes 772 plays 0  

Tennis at the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham boasts an ambitious tennis set up for all levels of player, from beginner to elite. Our partnerships with the Nottingham Tennis Centre, located adjacent to our University…

From  Debs Storey on May 21st, 2018 0 likes 569 plays 0  

Diversity and Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham Sport are committed to making sure our community can get involved with our sporting offer. From our pioneering Welfare in Sport campaign to our supported fitness…

From  Debs Storey on May 14th, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Take the Plastics Challenge survey

We use more than a million disposable coffee cups a year on campus, along with many other single-use plastics. Take our survey and help us set challenging targets to improve our environment and…

From  Paul Hodgson on May 9th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Bovine Musculoskeletal Examination

This video demonstrates how to perform a basic musculoskeletal examination of cattle. It includes assessing the cow during movement and under restraint using a halter or cattle crush. It emphasises…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2018 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Studying economics and econometrics

First-year undergraduate Xue is studying BSc Economics and Econometrics. Here, she talks about her experience at Nottingham so far. Find out about studying economics at…

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 257 plays 0  

Combining economics with internships

Matthew is a third-year undergraduate in the School of Economics. He tells us how developing his skills through internships has led to a graduate job. See our courses at…

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 1,196 plays 0  

Why we choose economics at Nottingham

Economics students share their reasons for choosing the University of Nottingham. Find out where economics could take you at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 2,488 plays 0  

Focusing on economic development

Umme is studying MSc Economic Development and Policy Analysis. She tells us what made her choose her masters degree. Discover our courses at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 463 plays 0  

Specialising in behavioural economics

Speaking from the Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics, Nada shares her experience of studying MSc Behavioural Economics. See our courses at…

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 391 plays 0  

Studying postgraduate economics

MSc student Fei tells us about the support he’s received to develop his economic skills. Study with us: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 379 plays 0  

Opening the door to a career in economics

Philosophy graduate Fabrizio tells us how his economics conversion course is preparing him for a career in the public sector. Find out more at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/economics-gdip

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 148 plays 0  

Nottingham and Malaysia Day 2018

On 25th April we celebrated everything Malaysia with a special day of food, dancing, games and staff and student information sessions. These activities were all part of Malaysia week. For more…

From  Debs Storey on April 26th, 2018 0 likes 211 plays 0  

Pioneering a cleaner, greener future

As pressures mount to find cleaner energy alternatives to fossil fuels, our world-class researchers are pioneering alternative electrical power sources that will enable the transportation system of…

From  Debs Storey on April 17th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

BUCS Big Wednesday 2018

Hosted for the first time in Nottingham, British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Big Wednesday is the UK’s largest event for University team sport. With 11 Green and Gold teams competing…

From  Debs Storey on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

BUCS Nationals 2018

University of Nottingham’s Green and Gold took home a record number of medals from the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Individual Championships from Sheffield. Highlights…

From  Debs Storey on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Take a closer look at our geography facilities

Geographers work to understand the world around us. At the University of Nottingham, you will develop your knowledge in specially equipped laboratories with support from experienced technicians.…

From  Jocelyn Daniels on April 12th, 2018 0 likes 635 plays 0  

MMedSci Medical Education students' views

Full and part-time students on the MMedSci Medical Education course share their experiences of studying the course. Find out more: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/MMedSciMedEd

From  Chin Koh on March 29th, 2018 0 likes 154 plays 0  

The #Cattic - Coming Soon to Hallward Library

We're purrleased to announce a new space in Hallward Library on University Park Campus where students can study with cats: the #Cattic ๐Ÿˆ Read more about it here:

From  Paul Hodgson on March 29th, 2018 0 likes 74 plays 0  

SB Cake Off 2018

The 6th annual SB Cake Off took place today at our Sutton Bonington Campus. The event raises money for Vets in the Community and the Terrence Higgins Trust. ๐Ÿฐ

From  Paul Hodgson on March 15th, 2018 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Liz Nicholl: Facilities for elite athletes at University of Nottingham

CEO of UK Sport and alumna Liz Nicholl talks about how important the state-of-the-art facilities available at the University of Nottingham are to elite athletes. For more information visit…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Women Students - Stronger Together

There's lots of support in place for women studying at the University of Nottingham. Meet some of our students who explain what it's like to be a woman at UoN, and discuss some of the…

From  Ryan Neal on March 2nd, 2018 0 likes 157 plays 0  

Vlog: Gemma & Zach's top 3 things about Summer School at Nottingham

Nottingham Summer Schools run throughout the month of July and offer year 12 students at state-schools an invaluable insight into the possible degree courses and the student experience. These are…

From  Paul Hodgson on February 7th, 2018 0 likes 662 plays 0  

๐Ÿš˜ Campus CARaoke ๐ŸŽค RadioOctave ๐Ÿ“ป

Next to helm our Campus CARaoke series is RadioOctave! Follow them on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/radiooctaveacappella/ Watch out for more Campus CARaoke videos coming soon! Filmed with a…

From  Paul Hodgson on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0