Top tips for Chevening applicants

By Deborah Braide, a Chevening Scholar from Nigeria, with contributions from other Chevening Scholars at Nottingham. This was adapted from a longer blog available here. Hi, I’m Debbie… I’m from Nigeria and I’m studying Msc Sustainable Energy and Entrepreneurship at the University of Nottingham.  I also run a social enterprise for women and youth in STEM, …

Lili’s journey from Wuhan to meeting the Queen

Lili Zhu from Wuhan, China, is a graduate from the University of Nottingham’s BA Film and Television Studies (2015) A bit about me Call me Lili. 6 years ago, I arrived at the University of Nottingham to pursue a media degree. I jumped off the plane fresh-faced straight from a course at Tsinghua University with …

My undergraduate time at the University of Nottingham

Cheryl Yijia Gong, from Beijing China, is a third year student in MSci Medicinal and Biological Chemistry.   The first day of studying and living at the University of Nottingham is still in my memory. It was exciting but a little bit scary being in a completely new environment as well as speaking in my second language. …

International Student Ambassadors: Taylor from the United States

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Taylor is from the United States and is studying MA International Law, Security, and Terrorism. Here are her thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? I chose Nottingham because its Law school was …

International Student Ambassadors: Eli from the United States

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Eli is from the United States and is studying MA Public Policy. Here are his thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? I chose the University of Nottingham for its excellent academic …

International Student Ambassadors: Karly from the United States

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Karly is from the United States and is studying MSc Business Analytics. Here are her thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? The large selection of Postgraduate courses offered by Nottingham was …

International Student Ambassadors: Hao from China

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Hao is from China and is studying Computer Science. Here are his thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? It has a good reputation and was ranked in the top …

International Student Ambassador: Ellie from China

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Ellie is from China and is studying MSc Human Resource Management and Organisation. Here are her thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? The University of Nottingham has campuses in the …

International Student Ambassador: Valeria from Cyprus

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Valeria is from Cyprus and is studying BSc Economics. Here are her thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? I was intrigued by what the city offered, including the bars, …

International Student Ambassador: Daniel from Mexico

Our International Student Ambassadors provide campus tours, telephone calls and social media for international students preparing to study at Nottingham. Daniel is from Mexico and is studying MSc Sustainable Energy Engineering. Here are his thoughts on life at Nottingham. Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? I come from a big city called Monterrey, which is one …