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The Letters Page Vol 4 Launch interview with Jon McGregor

The award-winning novelist and screenwriter Roddy Doyle will be talking about his life and work at a ‘literary cabaret’ event to launch the latest edition of The Letters Page – an…

From  Emma Rayner on October 3rd, 2019 0 likes 8 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  Deborah Storey on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Vlog: Favourite things about Nottingham

Joey talks about some of her favourite things about studying at Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 10 plays 0  

VLOG: How To Make Friends At University | first year/fresher university advice!

Ella takes you through her top tips and advice for making friends at the University of Nottingham. Ella’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/ellhought0n #UoNFreshers #WeAreUoN

From  Paul Hodgson on September 16th, 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 10 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 Sport Hall of Fame | Deryck Murray

Industrial Economics graduate and International Cricketer, Deryck Murray, was vice- captain of the historic West Indies side that won the first Cricket World Cup in 1975, only three years after…

From  Charlotte Gauja on July 16th, 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  Deborah 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  Deborah Storey on July 3rd, 2019 0 likes 46 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  Deborah 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  Deborah Storey on May 8th, 2019 0 likes 38 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 36 plays 0  

Decision making under stress

An investigation into how authorised firearms police officers make decisions in high stress situations is being carried out by researchers from the University of Nottingham and Aston University in…

From  Lindsay Brooke on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Application Form (Q3)

Luke Lynch from the Careers and Employability Service gives advice on how to answer question three on the Nottingham Internship Scheme application form. The question is: identify a sector challenge…

From  Jackie Thompson on April 3rd, 2019 0 likes 162 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Application Form (Q1)

Luke Lynch from the Careers and Employability Service gives advice on how to answer question one on the Nottingham Internship Scheme application form. The question is: please state why you have…

From  Jackie Thompson on April 3rd, 2019 0 likes 229 plays 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Application Form (Q2)

Luke Lynch from the Careers and Employability Service gives advice on how to answer question two of the Nottingham Internship Scheme application form. The question is: explain how your strengths and…

From  Jackie Thompson on April 3rd, 2019 0 likes 174 plays 0  

#Poliakoffee - the coffee with all the right elements!

‘Poliakoffee’ has been specially percolated to celebrate the Year of the Periodic Table and is a tribute to the university’s own periodic hero, Sir Martyn Poliakoff, who helped to…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 27th, 2019 0 likes 238 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  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 34 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  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 38 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  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 26 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  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 1 likes 64 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 5. Wise Purpose in God’s Acts, 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 his dynamic view of…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 4. Violence and Patience, 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, examines his attitude toward…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 3. The Caliphate and 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 views the caliphate…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 1 . Religious Practices, 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 benefit and…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Eriko from Bangladesh

Eriko from Bangladesh, one of our International Student Ambassadors, talks about why she chose to study MSc Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management with us, and her experiences of life as a…

From  David Watts on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 125 plays 0  

Discover your career

We offer a world of possibility for our passionate staff, where together we all make a difference. Discover how you can further your career and unlock your potential at the University of Nottingham.…

From  Mark Williams on January 16th, 2019 0 likes 467 plays 0  

Vlog: Moving to Nottingham/uni room tour

First year Savannah shows what it's like to move to the University of Nottingham and what to expect from the first day.

From  Tom Travis on January 14th, 2019 0 likes 4 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  Deborah Storey on January 10th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Sports facility access - Aymun

A sports facilities access video filmed at David Ross Sports Village with disabled student - Aymun Khan. The video features Aymun's journey through the facility, from the accessible parking to…

From  Hannah Webber on January 9th, 2019 0 likes 35 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  Deborah 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 307 plays 0  

Discovery. For the world

Real world research. Real world impact. Our research knows no limits. Our discoveries change lives across the globe. Discover more about our world-changing research: nottingham.ac.uk/research

From  Sophie Moyses on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 547 plays 0  

Sports facility access - Clare

A sports facilities access video filmed at Jubilee Sports Centre with disabled student - Clare Stephenson-Hunter. The video features Clare's journey through the facility as a disabled student,…

From  Hannah Webber on November 6th, 2018 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Charles from Nigeria discusses life at Nottingham

Charles Adedugba, a Chevening Scholar from Nigeria, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  David Watts on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Ha from Vietnam discusses life at Nottingham

Khanh Ha Fan, a Chevening Scholar from Vietnam, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  David Watts on October 26th, 2018 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars at Nottingham

We are proud to support Chevening Scholarships, the UK's global masters scholarship programme for outstanding scholars with leadership potential. Chevening Scholars Charles from Nigeria, Ha from…

From  David Watts on October 19th, 2018 0 likes 799 plays 0  

PhD in Translational Imaging (School of Medicine)

Dr Shahideh Safavi, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Respiratory Medicine, School of Medicine, speaks about studying for a PhD in Translational Imaging at the University of Nottingham,…

From  Chin Koh on October 18th, 2018 0 likes 61 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  Deborah Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 556 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  Deborah Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 1,087 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  

Our world is always moving – be part of it

Develop your potential with the International University of the Year: www.nottingham.ac.uk/international The University of Nottingham has a global reputation for academic excellence, pioneering…

From  Deborah Storey on September 20th, 2018 2 likes 4,570 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 67 plays 0  

Vlog: Adjusting to life in a city

Moving from a smaller town or village to a big city like Nottingham? Ali shows some of the differences you might expect. Check out Ali's channel:…

From  Deborah Storey on September 10th, 2018 0 likes 342 plays 0  

Vlog: University packing tips

Sophie shares her tips for what to pack when going to uni. Check out Sophie's channel:…

From  Deborah Storey on September 10th, 2018 0 likes 624 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  Deborah Storey on September 7th, 2018 0 likes 281 plays 0  

#WasteNott — 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 520 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  Deborah 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  Deborah Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 398 plays 0  

Vlog: A week in the life at NOTTINGHAM UNI

Ali shares a week in her life at the University of Nottingham. Check out Ali's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Vlog: University packing tips

Sophie shares her tips for what to pack when going to uni. Check out Sophie's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5yVk7Sw4KXrsisGxvwmfig

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Vlog: Adjusting to life in a city

Moving from a smaller town or village to a big city like Nottingham? Ali shows some of the differences you might expect. Check out Ali's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0  

The private life of atomic clusters

Having already succeeded in ‘filming’ inter-molecular chemical reactions – using the electron beam of a transmission electron microscope (TEM) as a stop-frame imaging tool experts…

From  Lindsay Brooke on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 33 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Our Campuses

Welcome to Nottingham! We're looking forward to showing you around our beautiful campuses. Here's a preview of what you can expect to find.

From  Ryan Neal on August 23rd, 2018 0 likes 647 plays 0  

I hear what you say! Or do I?

Children rely more on auditory information. This means they are less susceptible to illusions in which vision changes sound. Conversely, adults are more likely to be influenced by what they see, and…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 21st, 2018 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Banging the drum for quantum physics! 

'When the Uncertainty Principle goes to 11' or ‘How to explain Quantum Physics with Heavy Metal’ Yes, a professor of physics at the University of Nottingham, has published a new…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 4 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  Deborah 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  Deborah Storey on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 2,770 plays 0  

Studying a PhD at the School of Medicine

Our PhD students talk about what it's like to study at the School of Medicine and Nottingham. They also share their top tips for PhD applications and making the most of your PhD studies at the…

From  Chin Koh on August 8th, 2018 0 likes 342 plays 0  

Why Study Women in 'Q' with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces the text that lies behind the gospels of Matthew and Luke – to which we give the name ‘Q’. In turn, this allows her to study what this text says about women…

From  Simon Barnett on August 1st, 2018 1 likes 53 plays 0