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Self-service laptop loan lockers in our libraries

You can borrow laptops and iPads from most of our libraries. At Hallward and George Green we have self-service laptop loan lockers. Here’s how to use them.

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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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BMBS Medicine - an overview from our academics

Our academics give and overview of Medicine at Nottingham, including advice on how to apply.

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BMBS Medicine - what our students say

Hear what our current home and international students think about studying Medicine at Nottingham - from advice, to support and studying in the National Health Service (NHS).

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Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - working on a research project for Romax Technology

Carlos Bianco, Head of Commercial Operations, talks about the research project that he set our students as part of the Nottingham Consultancy Challenge. He explains what they are going to do with the…

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What does a sports consultant do? Richard Watton, alumnus, explains

Richard Watton, who works for The Sports Consultancy in London, talks about his role liaising with cities and sporting bodies to deliver high profile events. He also explores the skills you need and…

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Our research leaders of tomorrow

Our Anne McLaren and Nottingham Research Fellowship schemes produce the next generation of outstanding research leaders. We are recruiting an unprecedented number of research fellows as part of a…

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Rail at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into rail at the University of Nottingham.

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Automotive at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into Automotive at the University of Nottingham.

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Lower grades than you hoped for on results day? | Clearing and Adjustment

Need a plan B? If you miss out on the grades you needed on A level Results Day, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Honor shares her story and advice on how to…

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Higher grades than expected on results day? | Clearing and Adjustment

Wish you’d aimed higher? If you get better grades than you expected on A level Results Day, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Emma shares her experience and…

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Changed your mind about what and where to study? | Clearing and Adjustment

Having second thoughts? If you change your mind about what you want to study and where, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Gabriel shares his experience and advice…

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A look back at the Nottingham Advantage Award 2016-17

Through the Nottingham Advantage Awards our students develop their employability skills through the completion of three extracurricular modules. There are 300 modules to choose from and it's…

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Friendship through Sport – Tri Campus Games 2017

This year’s Tri Campus Games saw over 150 students from the University of Nottingham’s three international locations – UK, Malaysia and China – head to Ningbo for a week long…

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Tinnitus: past, present, and future

In this Inaugural Public Lecture, attended by members of the public, students and staff, Professor David Baguley discussed perspectives on tinnitus (the sensation of sound when there is no external…

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Class of 2017 - your graduation awaits

It's a day to remember and we're looking forward to celebrating your achievements with you. Share your day using #uongraduation More information about graduation can be found…

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What a Wonderful day!

Wonder, the University of Nottingham's annual open day took place on 17 June 2017. This video shows some of the highlights of the day. Discover more about Wonder…

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Quantum sensors herald new generation of wearable brain imaging systems

Scientists at the University of Nottingham are working with University College London on a five year project which has the potential to revolutionise the world of human brain imaging.

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At the heart of a revolution in greener transport

Propulsion in transport is on the cusp of a revolution and societies are being challenged to think differently about how we move people and goods. Our discoveries in sustainable materials and…

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Exploring new ways to feed the world

In the face of climate change we must develop new, resilient crops. Yields must also increase to feed the additional two billion people expected by 2050. Future Food addresses the challenge of…

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Helping to end global slavery

There are 46 million people enslaved around the world today. Yet we are at a tipping point: there is a global political commitment to ending slavery by 2030. Our research is helping to end…

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Discover our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

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Welcome to our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

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Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - solving a problem for a local community centre

Timi Soyombo, a third-year industrial economics student, talks about the two problems that they solved for The Vine Community Centre - firstly, a lack of volunteers and secondly to increase their…

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Deng Yaping Sports Scholarships

A University of Nottingham graduate, Deng Yaping won six world championships and four Olympic gold medals during her career and as one of the greatest table tennis players of all-time. Our Deng…

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Alumni Sports Challenge

Each year current students welcome alumni back to campus for a jam-packed day of competition. Both sides battle it out to win the overall Challenge title with points gained across over 20 sports.…

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Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - two students share their experience

Loren Querickiol and Deepak Assudani talk about their group project to solve a real-life business project for Romax Technology, a local small to medium-sized business. The Challenge gave them the…

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Diabetic retinopathy

Researchers at The University of Nottingham are studying whether simple eye drops could be used instead to treat patients for the condition diabetic retinopathy and prevent blindness in a project…

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David Ross Sports Village official opening

On Tuesday 16 May 2017 the David Ross Sports Village (DRSV) was officially opened, with students, Olympians, alumni and guests joining the celebrations. For more information about the DRSV…

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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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How do we look back on definitions and divisions in the sixteenth century? with David Gehring

How ever remember the past is related to how we see what is happening in our present. In this video Dr David Gehring – of Nottingham’s Department of History – looks at how our…

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How did the Reformers view their own History? with Alan Ford

The reformers were faced with many challenges, but one that is often forgotten was the need to justify their actions historically. How did it come about that the church needed reform? To what image…

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Wanted! Nature lovers to join the hunt for the killer flatworm

Community scientists at the University of Nottingham are calling for people all over the Midlands to help them hunt for an alien invader which is preying on the UK’s native population of…

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How The Vine Community Centre benefited from our student consultants

Cheryl Hemmings, Centre Manager and Rupert Aikman, Board Director talk about how a group of multi-disciplinary students helped to raise the profile of The Vine and encourage more people to volunteer.…

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MyAsthma app to help people manage their asthma

A new and unique smartphone app to help people with asthma manage their condition has been developed by lung experts at the Nottingham Respiratory Research Unit and the pharmaceutical company…

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BUCS National Championships success

Over 300 University of Nottingham students headed to Sheffield for the 2017 British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships. With individual finals taking place across nine…

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MSc Stem Cell Technology

A short video for the MSc Stem Cell Technology. This pioneering course aims to maximise the employability of students. Our track record shows 90% of graduates secure stem cell technology-related…

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Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc Facilities Life in Derby

A video providing a brief over view of the Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc life in Derby. Our innovative degree allows you to combine the study of an expansive range of subjects within the…

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Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc Facilities

A video providing a brief over view of the Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc facilities. Our innovative degree allows you to combine the study of an expansive range of subjects within the…

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Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc

A video providing a brief over view of the Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc. Our innovative degree allows you to combine the study of an expansive range of subjects within the medical and…

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Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Practice Pathway

Staff and current students discuss the MSC Physiotherapy, Advancing Neuromusculoskeletal Practice pathway, at The University of Nottingham.

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USA/NCAA international sport scholarships at the University of Nottingham

Description: Hear from University of Nottingham international sport scholars about their experience of furthering their studies in Nottingham and competing at the highest level of UK university…

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A safer long term treatment for blistering skin disease

A clinical trial into the treatment of the severe blistering skin condition ‘bullous pemphigoid’ has found that starting treatment with an oral antibiotic is an effective and safer…

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Sport at The University of Nottingham

We strive to inspire our students to stay active and reach their potential in sport and fitness….with the new £40 million David Ross Sports Village, more student sports clubs than any…

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Theologians in Conversation; Liturgical Ordo with Kevin McGinnell

One of the major developments in Christianity in recent years has been the growth of ecumenical approaches to liturgy. Here one of the leaders of those conversations in the English-speaking world,…

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Why Study Martin Luther with Simeon Zahl

Martin Luther (1483-1546) is the most famous of the sixteenth-century reformers who began his attach on the practices of the Catholic Church five centuries ago in 1517. Here Dr Simeon Zahl looks at…

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Why Study Theology with Simeon Zahl

There are many definitions of theology and in this video Dr Simeon Zahl shared his view of what he does as a theologian and why he thinks it important. He sees himself as engaging in a formal manner…

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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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Study reveals dog owner's motivations for pet blood donation

A new study by researchers at the University of Nottingham’s Vet School has revealed fascinating insights into the motivations of pet owners who volunteer their dog as a blood donor. Human…

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Vlog: Thoughts from places | The Wheel of Nottingham |

Tom takes a spin on the Wheel of Nottingham and shares his thoughts about the year ahead. See the city from the sky until Sunday 12 March.www.wheelofnottingham.co.uk Check out Cara's tips about…

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National Student Survey 2017 - be heard

The National Student Survey is open to all-final year undergraduate students. Beth Massey, Students’ Union Education Officer, explains why it's so important. Complete the survey at:…

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Objects of Belief; The Table

Tables are a part of everyday life, but they also have significance in many religious rituals which are connected with food / eating. Here Prof. Tom O’Loughlin looks at a range of meanings…

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Vlog: UCAS visit days

Student vlogger Tom explains what UCAS visit days are all about and why offer holders should come along. You can find all our offer holders information here:…

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