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Nottingham Trent University

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  • Tuition: £ 9250
  • Students: 31450
  • Male to Female (%): 45 : 55
  • £2.45 per pint

    Price of a beer at Nottingham Trent University

  • 4994 students

    People living in halls at Nottingham Trent University

University Summary

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the UK’s most popular universities. Over 27,000 students study with us, across four campuses based in Nottingham. NTU began life as the Nottingham Government School of Design in 1843 and has since expanded significantly. The University is now home to nine academic Schools, attracting top academics across multiple disciplines and faculties.

We have a strong record of academic excellence and our courses are developed with real-world application. Over 150 of our courses are accredited or recognised by external bodies, making our graduates attractive to potential employers. According to the most recent DHLE survey, 94% of our graduates are in employment or further study six months after graduating.

Student Research/Funding Info

World-class research at NTU has earned the institution a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education – the highest national honour for a UK university. Pioneering projects to improve weapons and explosives detection in luggage, enable safer production of powdered infant formula, and combat food fraud, have led to the prestigious award.
In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, 90% of our research was judged to be ‘world-leading’, ‘internationally-excellent’ or ‘internationally-recognised’ with 55% classed within the top two categories.

Notable Alumni

Matt Berry

He attended Nottingham Trent University, where he received a BA in Contemporary Arts in 1997. He is known for his acting role as Douglas Reynholm in the IT Crowd.

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University Address:

Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham Trent, Burton Street, NG1 4BU