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Staying safe as an international student studying in Nottingham

Andrew shares his tips and experiences of staying safe as an international student when studying abroad in Nottingham.

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Public Sexual Harassment 2021

#WeAreUoN and we are united by our diversity. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/currentstudents/standards-of-behaviour/no-place-for-hate.aspx

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University of Nottingham Accommodation | St Peter’s Court Tour

Kristina gives a hall tour of self catered accommodation St Peter's Court, which is near Jubilee Campus. Kristina's YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/3xSZR5A Kristina’s room tour:…

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Vlog: Settling into University of Nottingham | Advice if you’re struggling

Kristina shares some tips about settling into university and what to do if you're finding it hard to settle in and get used to living at uni. Check out Kristina's YouTube channel:…

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Things I wish I'd known before moving to the UK

Gabriella shares some tips she wished she'd known before moving to the UK 10 Visa tips: bit.ly/UoNVisaTips International Welcome Programme: bit.ly/3iOPXgW Part-time job blog post:…

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Using the UK healthcare system as an international student

Vidhika shares some tips for using the healthcare services in the UK as an international student. Health services for international students information: https://bit.ly/3iAIYI9 Cripps Health…

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Anastasia and Vicky

Nottingham alumni Anastasia and Vicky from Greece talk about their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham

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Vlog: Studying from your home country as an international student

Qiyan shares some tips about working from home for international students who are currently unable to travel to the UK due to the coronavirus restrictions.

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Vlog: Quarantining tips for international students landing in the UK

International student Etieno shares her tips for students who will need to self isolate after travelling to the UK to study at the University of Nottingham. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome …

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Student accommodation house hunting tips | UoN SU | University of Nottingham

This year it’s more important than ever to ensure you’re making the right decisions about your housing and accommodation for next year. The University and Students’ Union are…

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Vlog: Top 5 Asian restaurants in Nottingham

Joey recommends some of her favourite places to go for Korean food, Chinese food, sushi, curry and bubble tea in Nottingham.

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Welcome to the University from our Vice-Chancellor

Professor Shearer West, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nottingham, welcomes all students to the University of Nottingham.

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Vlog: Packing tips for international students

Sehla shares some tips about what you should pack if you're travelling to the UK as an international student to study in September 2020. Click here for more information about the International…

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Life as an international student in the UK | Q&A

Some of our current international students discuss what it's like to live and study at the University of Nottingham. Find out what you need to do before you depart for the UK on our…

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What are you most looking forward to about coming back to UoN?

Our current students share what they're most looking forward to about coming back to the University of Nottingham in September 2020. www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome #WeAreUoN…

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UoN societies - socially distanced but socially active

Our Students' Union societies have been keeping busy over lockdown - we've had to stay socially distanced, but that hasn't stopped us from being socially active.

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Plant responses to flooding

With increasing flood events such as those in the UK in 2019, it's becoming ever more important to develop crops adapted to these extreme conditions. In this documentary, our third year…

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Plants for Phytoremediation

Understanding plant adaptations and responses to heavy metals is important for rehabilitating contaminated areas. There has been much recent interest in areas surrounding Chernobyl and our third year…

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Dryland Salinity in Australia

Salinity is a big problem for agriculture in Australia. The causes, plant responses to salt and potential solutions are explored by our third year undergraduate students. BIOS3015 2019-2020 cohort…

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Vlog: The BEST places to know about as a black student in Nottingham

Teddy chats about some of her favourite places in Nottingham to go as a black student, from places to eat to places to get your hair done.

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What is it like to study Architectural Environment Engineering at UoN?

Hear what Alice, final year student, has to say about studying Architectural Environment Engineering. Read more out the courses offered by the Department of Architecture and Built Environment.

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What is it like to study Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering at UoN?

Hear what our students have to say about studying Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering at UoN.

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Moving back home after living away at University - Tips and advice

Emily's tips and advice for living back at home with family after being away at University. Things might be a lot different since you left and you won't be used to the surroundings or…

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Vlog: What is it like studying architecture at the University of Nottingham?

What is it really like studying Architecture at the University of Nottingham? Third year student Nana-Yaw gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course on our online prospectus. Contact…

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Vlog: What is it like studying architectural environment engineering at UoN?

What is it really like studying Architectural Environment Engineering at the University of Nottingham? Third year student Alice gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course in the online…

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International Students - Stronger Together

Some of our international students discuss their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham, sharing some useful tips of support for other incoming international students. Find out more:…

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STUDENTS react to DURIAN fruit

As part of our Nottingham and Malaysia Day celebrations we invited our students to try durian fruit. Their reactions were mixed to say the least! Watch highlights from the day…

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Vlog: Living with a hidden disability at university

Martha and Rachael discuss living as a student with a hidden disability and the support available to you.

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Disabled Students - Stronger Together

Some of our disabled students talk about their experience studying at the University of Nottingham.

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Taking time out from my research - what I did and the benefits

Abigail Hernandez, PhD student, talks about why she applied for the Building Experience and Skill Travel Scholarship (BESTS), the application process, the best and worse parts of her experience at…

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Developing my experience and skills beyond my research

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about how she has broadened her experience and skills through projects such as the Parliamentary Pairing Scheme, Athena Swan and the Media Fellowship. She also…

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Reflecting on my early academic career

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about her role as well as the best and worse parts of her job. Reflecting on her experience and situation, Rebecca offers advice to PhD students and postdocs…

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My journey from PhD student to Research Fellow

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about the roles she has had since completing her PhD, how her career thinking has developed and she reflects on her perception of a post-doc researcher when she…

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#UoNFreshers - PG Students

If you're about to start at the University of Nottingham, here's your cheat sheet for everything you need to do before you arrive, and in the first few weeks of your studies.

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Midwifery Offer-Holder Day

Experience midwifery at the University of Nottingham at our open days and offer-holder days. Discover more about our undergraduate course, speak to staff and current students, and have the…

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Advanced Nursing at the University of Nottingham

Hear staff and students from the School of Health Sciences discuss our Advanced Nursing course and the opportunities this postgraduate qualification provides for your professional development. Find…

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Helen Whitehead, T and L Conference 2019

Helen Whitehead talks about engaging students, learning journals, and blogs.

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Sutton Bonington Experience

Home to our veterinary and bioscience courses, Sutton Bonington Campus offers a student experience that's as unique as you are. From sports to events and societies, and even a farmers…

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Vlog: Things you need to know about Sutton Bonington Campus

Environmental science student Grace gives the low down on our Sutton Bonington Campus, or as we call it, SB.

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Can't wait to meet you!

Hi, I'm Natalie! I studied my undergrad and masters at the University of Nottingham and have just started my PhD in History. I can't wait to meet you at your offer-holder event on Wednesday…

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#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…

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Careers support for PhD researchers

Kirstin Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, provides information and advice on how the Careers and Employability Service can support the career development of PhD researchers. Your starting point should…

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A world where cultures unite

Nottingham is a world of endless opportunities – where you can achieve your full potential and feel at home even when you are far from it, while sharing experiences with students from around…

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A world of many opportunities

Nottingham is a world where you can live a truly global experience with students from around the world – where you can develop your independence with support to help you realise your full…

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A world of its own

Nottingham is a world of its own – where you can meet students from around the world, learn about their cultures, make friends and share experiences.Our world is always moving. Be part of…

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Developing your career during and after your PhD

Kiri Granger, PhD psychology alumna from Nottingham, talks about how she met her future employer at a conference during the second year of her PhD. From starting with Cambridge Cignition as a…

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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…

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Vlog: BRITISH things you'll come to love as an INTERNATIONAL STUDENT 😍

Joey chats about some British quirks that she's come to love while studying at the University of Nottingham as an international student.

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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…

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Academic CVs - final thoughts (5/5)

Senior Careers Adviser, Clare Jones, gives her final thoughts on developing an academic CV and what you can do next. This is the fifth video in the series and if you want to have your CV reviewed,…

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Academic CVs - other academic duties (4/5)

In this fourth video in the series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, talks about the other academic duties and responsibilities that you will want to reference in your CV. Clare gives…

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Academic CVs - teaching section (3/5)

In this video, the third in a series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, provides examples of the type of experience you could include in the teaching section of your academic CV. This can…

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Academic CVs - research section (2/5)

In this second video in a series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines the content to include in the research section. She offers advice on how to present your research and the type…

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Academic CVs - an introduction (1/5)

In this first video in a series of five short videos, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines how to structure your academic CV and why it's important to keep it up to date. For tips and…

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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.

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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.

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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…

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Successful job applications for PhD students

If you're a PhD student applying for jobs in academia or industry, the three 'I's will make your application stand out. The three 'I's are Interest, Immediate and Impact.…

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#UoNFreshers - Getting support

Need some help navigating University life? Whether you need academic, administrative, financial or personal support, there are experts on campus ready to help you. Watch the video to find out more.…

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#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

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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…

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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…

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Sports facility access - Sean

A sports facilities access video filmed at David Ross Sports Village with disabled student and sports scholar - Sean O'Sullivan. The video features Sean's journey through the facility as a…

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Sports facility access - Agata

A sports facilities access video filmed at David Ross Sports Village with visually impaired student - Agata Cienciala. The video features Agata's journey through the facility as a disabled…

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Vlog: Advice for new international students

Joey shares some hints and tips for new international students. Sign up to the International Welcome…

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#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.

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Mature Students - Stronger Together

There's lots of support in place for mature students studying at the University of Nottingham. Meet some of our students who explain what it's like to be a mature student at UoN.

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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…

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Discover our world at our Malaysia Campus

Discover our world at our Malaysia Campus where the extraordinary happens every day.

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Discover our world at our Ningbo Campus

Discover our world at our Ningbo Campus where the extraordinary happens everyday. https://www.nottingham.edu.cn/15years

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SB Cake Off 2018

The 6th annual SB Cake Off took place today at our Sutton Bonington Campus. The event raises money for Vets in the Community and the Terrence Higgins Trust. 🍰

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course overview

Overview and highlights of the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology (ART) course given by Dr Walid Maalouf, course director, and some of our international students. Find out more about the…

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LinkedIn: Connection Invitations

Are you looking to make connections on LinkedIn? To ensure you get positive responses to your request, follow the three P's! Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

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LinkedIn: Your Summary

Are you using LinkedIn to make contacts and search for job vacancies? Then you'll need a strong personal summary. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager from the Careers and…

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LinkedIn: Your Professional Headline

Your professional headline is one of the first elements of your profile that LinkedIn users will see and so it's important to get it right. Hannah Woolley, Employability Education Manager, from…

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Vlog: How to choose a university

Thinking of applying to uni? Confused about where to start and what to think about? Here are Cara's top tips for applying to uni! Here are how Cara's expectations lived up to the…

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Professor West's message to students

Our new Vice-Chancellor Professor Shearer West delivers a welcome message to students.

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Vlog: Things I wish I'd known last year

Sophie offers the advice she wish she'd known before she started university. Sophie's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5yVk7Sw4KXrsisGxvwmfig

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Vlog: Living off campus

Hannah gives some tips about living off campus. Hannah's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCoZGyEMMW4ljy1QakZFgcg

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Vlog: More things you might be worried about

Humeara offers advice about budgeting, making friends, living away from home and not drinking alcohol. Check out Humeara's channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos…

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Vlog: Things you might be worrying about...but don't need to be!

Starting uni can be a bit scary, so Ali's here to settle your nerves about making friends, living away from home and managing your work. Ali's channel:…

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Vlog: Being LGBT+ at uni 🌈

Jamie talks about his experience of being LGBT+ at unihttps://facebook.com/groups/UoNLGBThttps://uon-su-lgbt.com/

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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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Vlog: Uni Q&A with alumni The Anna Edit and Mark Newton

Our alumni Anna and Mark answer your questions about starting uni, moving in, making the most of your time as a student and life after graduation! Check out Anna's channel at…

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Vlog: Uni Q&A with alumni The Anna Edit and Mark Newton

Our alumni Anna and Mark answer your questions about starting uni, moving in, making the most of your time as a student and life after graduation! Check out Anna's channel at…

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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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Vlog: 5 things I've learnt from first year at uni

Find out the top 5 things Ali's learnt from her first year at university. Watch more of Ali's videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

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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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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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Victoria Jansen - MARM 2017 profile

Victoria Jansen discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

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Richard Alvey - MARM 2017 profile

Richard Alvey discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

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Alison Cowley - MARM 2017 profile

Alison Cowley discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

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Vlog: How to choose a university

Thinking of applying to uni? Confused about where to start and what to think about? Here are Cara's top tips for applying to uni! Here are how Cara's expectations lived up to the…

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Christmas sing along... | #UoNVideoBox

Things have been getting festive in the VideoBox lately... Happy Christmas everyone :)

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Francesca Jaffa, a recent graduate, talks about her role at Deutsche Bank

Francesca, a joint honours German and philosophy graduate, talks about her role as a Junior Employee Relations Specialist, why she chose to work for a global bank and why she chose a career in human…

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We Are International

Students and academics from across the world talk about their experiences of studying and working at universities in the UK. This film was created by the #WeAreInternational campaign © 2016.…

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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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