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Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences

If you’re studying a course related to business, economics, education, law, geography, politics or sociology, you’re now part of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Welcome! Here are some things you should know about your lovely Faculty. What schools are in the Faculty? Nottingham University Business School School of Economics School of Education School of Geography …

Studying on two campuses? Don’t fret!

Depending on your course subject, you might have lectures on some of the other campuses apart from University Park. I study Environmental Science and my lectures are split between University Park and Sutton Bonington Campuses. Coming in as a first year this can make choosing where to live difficult. Of course there are benefits to …

#UoNFreshers Essential Guide to The University of Nottingham

What? Where? How? Everything you need to know about being a new student is in this video.

Get your bearings on our campuses

You’ll probably get lost a few times during your first weeks here. But here’s a look at three of our campuses from the sky to help you get your bearings. Sort of.

Life on Sutton Bonington

Last September I, among many others, moved to Sutton Bonington campus, better known as SB. I had no idea what to expect, having visited it only once many months before hand. However I quickly managed to settle into the lifestyle! So here is a guide for any freshers who, like me, have no idea what to …

Not just another selfie

‘First year’, ‘Freshers’, ‘Notts’, whatever you want to call it, by the end of the year you’ll probably have a Facebook album documenting it all. Full of the unavoidable Freshers photos such as the #newroom, the night out selfies, and of course the drunk photos that everyone wishes were never taken. However, amongst the madness, …

My favourite places

Here are a couple of places of which I personally think are the best places in uni and you should definitely check out in your first year! Relaxing/socialising So it’s lunch time and you’ve just had a busy morning of lectures and you want a place to relax with your friends, then go nowhere else …

My favourite places in Nottingham

So now Week One and the initial excitement of moving to a new city are over, it’s all downhill from here right? Wrong.  You’ve got as lost as anyone could possibly get wandering around campus and the surrounding areas this past week, and finally you think you know your way around. Time to go exploring! …

Bryony’s guide to Jubilee Campus (in 6 seconds)

Jubilee is a nice walk or a Hopper ride away from University Park. Bryony took a trip to bring you these videos.

A quick guide to food in Nottingham

Coming from the culinary equivalent of a quiet rainy day that is the countryside where I live, Nottingham presented the opportunity to sample lots of amazing food at lots of amazing places. In my hometown I had the choice of pizza, fish & chips, good pub food and McDonalds and so, surprisingly, eating out wasn’t much of …