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Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 2 . The Aims of the Law, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he viewed the concepts…

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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.

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Careers advice for Malaysian graduates returning home

Kohila Palanisamy, our Global Employment Consultant based in Kuala Lumpur, talks through the graduate recruitment process in Malaysia, where to look for vacancies and company information as well as…

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Why Study Another Finitude

Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) made the theme of finitude, human finitude, central to his philosophy: humans have ‘being towards death.’ In this video Prof. Agata Bielik-Robson challenges…

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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…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Freesia

This X-ray CT scanned Freesia is from the species Fressia alba which is native to the cape of South Africa. Freesias are known for their funnel shaped flowers and are part of the Iris family. The…

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Why did the elephant cross the road? In Malaysia they are trying to find the answer.

As economic development forges ahead in Peninsular Malaysia so do the dangers to the country’s wildlife. Roads like the East-West Highway in the north of Peninsular Malaysia can pose huge…

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Durian industry could suffer without the endangered fruit bat

Scientists have discovered that Southeast Asia’s endangered fruit bats – commonly known as flying foxes – play an important part in the pollination of the iconic and economically…

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A big difference between Asian and African elephants is diet

New research involving the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus and the University of Florida has shown that there are significant differences between the Asian and the African forest elephant…

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Remembering the Reformation 1517 - 2017

2017 marks the five-hundred anniversary of the beginning of the European Reformation. As part of a series of events to commemorate this event which has done so much to share modern Europe and…

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Parasites clue to why allergies are more common in developed countries

A molecular mechanism which could explain why allergies are more common in developed countries has been discovered by researchers at The University of Nottingham. The experts in parasitology from…

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Why Study the History of Religion with Jeremy Gregory

Professor Jeremy Gregory examines the case that the history of religion is as close as we can get to ‘total history’: looking at all aspects of individuals in societies in the past in the…

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Why Study The Israelite Identity with Carly Crouch

Identity is an important topic in seeking to understand a religion. It expresses itself in culture, rules about food, marriage, dress, and views of the divine. In this video Dr Carly Crouch looks at…

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"Istoriia s metranpazhem" (Incident with a Paginator)

Written by Aleksandr Vampilov in 1968, this Russian play is performed by members of the arts faculty at The University of Nottingham.

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Nottingham working with Brazil to tackle the world’s most pressing problems

There may be 5,185 miles between Rio de Janeiro and The University of Nottingham, but take a look at how our research and collaborative work with Brazil is changing the world. Read about our…

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Tri-Campus Games 2016

Highlights from the 2016 Tri-Campus Games at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Each year the Tri Campus Games brings together students from the three University of Nottingham campuses…

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Fruit gardens enhance mammal diversity and biomass in Southeast Asian rainforest

Traditional fruit gardens planted by indigenous communities in the Malaysian rainforest increase the diversity of the animals who make it their home. The study, led by researchers at The University…

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Basic Beliefs of Islam - Last Day; part 2

In the second of two videos, Dr Musharraf Hussain speaks about sin and intercession in Islamic belief with Dr Jon Hoover. The discussion takes up the questions of major and minor sins, God's…

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Basic Beliefs of Islam - Last Day; part 1

In the first of two videos, Dr Musharraf Hussain discusses Islamic belief in the Last Day with Dr Jon Hoover. Dr Hussain traces the events of the Last Day from human death to the grave and on to the…

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Basic Beliefs of Islam - God

Dr Musharraf Hussain, speaks about Islamic belief in God with Dr Jon Hoover. They discuss the relationships between the one God and His many attributes and between God's mercy and God's…

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Why Study Women in the Anglo Saxon Church with Christina Lee

Dr Christina Lee, Associate Professor of Viking Studies in the School of English, looks at what we know about the role of women in the Anglo-Saxon church. Other similar videos you may wish to watch…

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Revealed - Helicobacter pylori’s secret weapon

Is the game up for H. pylori. Researchers in the School of Pharmacy, at The University of Nottingham and AstraZeneca R&D have identified the molecular mechanism that the bacterium’s…

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Lion dance on Malaysia Campus 2009

This video footage from 2009 shows a lion dance performed as part of celebrations on campus.

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Can a little loving kindness improve our mental health?

Dr Ahmed Mohammed at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus is trying to find out if mindfulness can improve the mental health and wellbeing of young people.

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Why Study the 4th Council of the Lateran with Claire Taylor

2015 is the eighth centenary of Lateran IV – often described as the most important western church council between the Council of Nicea (325) and the Reformation. Dr Claire Taylor of the Dept of…

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Keeping hungry jumbos at bay

Electric fences and trenches have proved to be the most effective way of protecting farms and villages from night time raids by hungry elephants. But researchers think they may have come up with…

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Why Study Arius of Alexandria with Mary Cunningham

Dr Mary Cunningham explores what we know of Arius of Alexandria (d. 336) and his theology. Born in North Africa, he was a presbyter of the church of Alexandria and a very popular preacher. His…

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#AskATheologian; What's in the name, Jesus Christ?

Professor Tom O’Loughlin looks at the name ‘Jesus Christ.’ Most people think this is just a forename-plus-surname and hence we speak of ‘what Christ said’ or the…

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Why Study Theology with William Kay

Professor William Kay, one of the world’s leading Pentecostal theologians, gives his vision of the importance of theology. It is concerned with ‘thinking logically about God’ and…

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Why Study the Eucharist in Methodism with David Monkton

Dr David Monkton looks at the place of the Eucharist in Methodism from the time the Wesley’s in the eighteenth century until. He does this by taking us through one of the eucharistic hymns of…

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Fushuang, SKKU Summer School (Chinese)

Fu Shuang, a year 4 International Business Economics student, talks in Chinese about her experience as an exchange student at Sungkyunkwan University (skku) and how international office helped her…

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Ruiqi Liu, SKKU Summer School (Chinese)

Kiki Liu, a year 4 International Studies student, talks about her experience as an exchange student at Sungkyunkwan University (skku) in Chinese.

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Wenwen Xie, SKKU Summer School (Chinese)

Wenwen Xie, a year 3 International Business Economics student, talks in Chinese about her experience as an exchange student at Sungkyunkwan University (skku) and how the international teaching and…

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Xie Wenwen, International Business Economics, SKKU (English)

Wenwen Xie, a year 3 International Business Economics student, talks about her experience as an exchange student at Sungkyunkwan University (skku) and how the international teaching and leaning…

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Fu Shuang, International Business Economics, SKKU (English)

Fu Shuang, a year 4 International Business Economics student, talks about her experience as an exchange student at Sungkyunkwan University (skku) and how international office helped her deal with…

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Why Study the Eucharist in Contemporary Methodism with David Monkton

Dr David Monkton looks at how there has been a renewal of Eucharistic understanding in contemporary Methodism. This has come about from a variety of sources such as a rediscovery of Methodism’s…

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Lamarah Steele - International Exchange from UK to China, Political Science

Lamarah Steele, Political Science undergraduate student from Brunel University, UK, talks about her experience on the International Exchange Programme with The University of Nottingham Ningbo China.

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The Christian Spinoza with Dominic Erdozain

Dr Dominic Erdozain argues that when one studies the words of Baruch Spinoza (1632-1677) in the context of the religious life of seventeenth century Amsterdam and the people with whom he was in…

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Outsmarting the malaria parasite

In the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham Dr Rita Tewari and her team are trying to identify the best drug and vaccine targets for malaria. Here she explains how.

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Natwest Bank

Opening a bank account in the UK.

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UNMC students at work in the Orang Asli community

Students from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) are developing their leadership and management skills by running education and healthcare workshops for indigenous Malaysian children…

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Windows on War

A short film on the Windows on War project. Listen to project participants and how they built the online exhibition. For more information visit: http://windowsonwar.nottingham.ac.uk/

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An overview of our Malaysia Campus

Our Malaysia campus, situated approximately 30km outside Kuala Lumpur, is a great place to study and to conduct research. Provost and CEO Christine Ennew, Vice-Provost for Teaching and Learning…

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A guided tour of our Malaysia Campus

Join our students as they take you on a tour of our Malaysia Campus, situated approximately 30km from Kuala Lumpur. Hear all about the teaching and learning resources, accommodation, sports and…

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Malaysia Campus Tour

Take a tour around The University of Nottingham's Malaysia Campus. Situated near Kuala Lumpur, the campus was opened in 2005 and is home to around 4,000 students studying a range of subjects.…

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Study abroad

Psychology student, Caroline Floyd, talks about the year she spent in Mexico as part of our study abroad offer. For more information visit…

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Fast food sensation - Malaysian style

Take five graduates from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, add a sprinkling of entrepreneurial spirit, drum up an appetite for fast food with the help of social media and you have the…

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Greg Pearson - Environmental Science

Undergraduate environmental science student, Greg Pearson, talks about his experience studying at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus as a UK scholarship student.

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Jon Sheldon - Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate mechanical engineering student, Jon Sheldon, talks about his experience studying at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus as a UK scholarship student.

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Sam Cox - International Opportunities

Sam Cox is a third-year undergraduate on mobility from the UK Campus. He talks about why he chose Nottingham, facilities at the Malaysia Campus and travel opportunities for international students.

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Vivian Ng Wing Wei - Psychology

Undergraduate psychology student, Vivian Ng Wing Wei, talks about her experience studying abroad at The University of Nottingham, UK, for part of her degree.

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Lim Chuan Yang - Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate mechanical engineering student, Lim Chuan Yang, talks about his experience studying abroad at The University of Nottingham, UK, for part of his degree.

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Chan Chia Wei - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Chan Chia Wei, talks about studying Psychology and his experiences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Yvonne Teoh Kah Hooi - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Yvonne Teoh Kah Hooi, talks about her experiences studying psychology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Bruce Wong Yiung Juan - Pharmacy

Undergraduate student, Bruce Wong Yiung Juan, talks about studying for the MPharm (Pharmacy) at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Becky Wong - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Becky Wong, talks about studying psychology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Kathleen Kang Yen Li - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Kathleen Kang Yen Li, talks about studying psychology and her experience at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Why study Environmental Monitoring and Management?

Professor Mike Steven, Director of Studies in the School of Geography at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, talks about the importance of environmental monitoring and the Masters course…

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Allan Khaw - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Allan Khaw, talks about his experiences studying Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Tracey Norkjaer - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Tracey Norkjaer, talks about her experiences studying computer science in the School of Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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