About University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham is a research-intensive university with a proud heritage, consistently ranked among the world’s top 100.
Studying at the University of Nottingham is a life-changing experience and we pride ourselves on unlocking the potential of our 44,000 students – Nottingham was named both Sports and International University of the Year in the 2019 Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, was awarded gold in the TEF 2017 and features in the top 20 of all three major UK rankings.
We have a pioneering spirit, expressed in the vision of our founder Sir Jesse Boot, which has seen us lead the way in establishing campuses in China and Malaysia – part of a globally connected network of education, research and industrial engagement. We are ranked eighth for research power in the UK according to REF 2014. We have six beacons of research excellence helping to transform lives and change the world; we are also a major employer, proud of our Athena SWAN silver award, and a key industry partner- locally and globally.
- Top 18th UK University, and Top 100 University in the World
(QS World University Rankings 2021)
- Top 18th University in the UK
(Guardian University Guide 2020)
- Top 8 UK University for Research Power
(Research Excellence Framework 2014)
- Top 10 UK University, and Top 70 University in the World for Graduate Employability
(QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020)
- Awarded Gold for the Highest Quality of Teaching and Learning in the UK
(Teaching Excellence Framework Awards 2017)
- Member of the Russell Group
(The Russell Group represents 24 leading UK universities which are committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.)