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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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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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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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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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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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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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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…

From  Emma Rayner 5 Months ago 0    | 26    | 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett 6 Months ago 0    | 2    | 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett 6 Months ago 0    | 1    | 0  

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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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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Olivia's big day - summer Graduation 2016

Graduation is the culmination of your hard work and achievement at University. We followed a Pharmacy graduate on her big day to give you an insight into what it's like to graduate at The…

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Why Study Oscar Wilde with Frances Knight

Dr Frances Knight explores some of the religious dimensions of the life and works of Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) and in particular his Ballad of Reading Goal and De Profundis. She also examines…

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Why Study the writings of Edward Gibbon with Jeremy Gregory

Edward Gibbon (1737-94) published his most famous work, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, in 1776. Famous or notorious in presenting the rise of Christianity as the cause of the decline of…

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How ESRC funding has helped our current PhD students

Alex Bradley and Siobhan Hearne are currently undertaking their PhDs at Nottingham and have received funding from the ESRC to cover their tuition fees and living expenses. In this video, they discuss…

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Postgraduate studentships with the Midlands Graduate School

Nottingham is part of the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which offers funding opportunities for postgraduate students each year.In this video, Professor Alison Pilnick,…

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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…

From  Simon Barnett 8 Months ago 0    | 3    | 0  

Sacred Calendars;Thanksgiving in the United States of America with Dr Simeon Zahl

Dr Simeon Zahl describes his experience, as an American, of celebrating a relatively modern festival: Thanksgiving in the United States of America.A similar video from the Sacred Calendars…

From  Simon Barnett 9 Months ago 0    | 13    | 0  

Nottingham Student Experience Survey

Beth Massey, Students’ Union Education Officer, explains why you should tell us what you think about the University. Complete the Nottingham Student Experience Survey for the chance to win…

From  Deborah Storey 9 Months ago 0    | 17    | 0  

Nottingham in Parliament Day

On 25 October 2016 over 100 organisations from across Nottinghamshire came together to celebrate the county's business, education, research, culture, sport and global connections. With over…

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Lonely ‘lefty’ seeks mate for love – and genetic study

Scientists at The University of Nottingham hoping to study the genetics of an ultra-rare garden snail are asking the public for its help in finding the lonely mollusc a mate. The…

From  Emma Rayner 9 Months ago 0    | 4,365    | 0  

There are at least two trillion galaxies in the universe, ten times more than previously thought

Astronomers have long sought to determine how many galaxies there are in the universe. This is a fundamental question that we have only been able to address with any certainty due to new scientific…

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Cattle restraint methods

This video demonstrates many different cattle restraint methods used by vets, these include: haltering using a quick release knot, using a crush, gate trapping, casting using Reuff's method,…

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Free Software for Students

Watch this video to find out how you can access software free of charge

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Study finds hormone levels in hair can affect IVF success

Levels of a hormone when measured in hair can significantly predict the likelihood of pregnancy in women undergoing in vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment, scientists at The University of Nottingham…

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Making friends at uni - part 2

Our students tell us their top tips for making friends at Uni and how they met their friendship groups. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

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Making friends at uni - part 1

Our students tell us their top tips for making friends at Uni and how they met their friendship groups. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

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MSc Sport and Exercise medicine

This MSc will provide you with the knowledge and skills to manage sports injuries and illness and to explore the relationship between physical activity and health. The MSc Sports and Exercise…

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MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Medicine

This new MSc offers students from a non-clinical background the opportunity to study sports and exercise medicine. As an MSc student, you will study a series of core modules in sports and exercise…

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