#ChosenforChevening 2020-2021

Nicole Usher is a Chevening scholar from Belize, studying MSc Economic Development and Policy Analysis. My name is Nicole Usher, and I am an international student studying at the University of Nottingham from the country of Belize. Belize is a small nation located in Central America. It is a former British Colony and has retained …

Chevening Scholars of Nottingham

Applications for Chevening Scholarships in 2021 are closing soon. We asked some of this year’s Chevening Scholars for their thoughts about Chevening and their decision to study with us at Nottingham.   “Education is not only acquired in the classroom, but it is learned from experience and exposure as well. With Chevening, dreams come true. …

Peter’s tips for your Chevening Scholarship application

Peter Paul Akanko is a Chevening Scholar from Ghana, beginning an Msc Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management course at the University of Nottingham. I am the founder and CEO of Kente Master Limited, a social enterprise which is into the production of high quality original kente (woven Ghanaian fabric) products while leveraging on digital technology to …

Securing a job whilst in lockdown

Prateik Mukherjee, on our MSc Finance and Investment programme, shares his experience of studying, keeping in touch with friends and securing a job whilst in lockdown in the UK. At the University of Nottingham, we have had some uncertainty regarding how our degrees would progress for the remainder of the academic year. Additionally, most of …

Online learning during coronavirus

The last couple of months have been an extremely difficult and uncertain period for all of us, all over the world. However, most of us continue our daily lives, working remotely and improvising using technologies. Our students talk about studying online during this time and what they have learnt from the experience. Priya Pai, MBA  …

International Student Ambassadors: Soumya from India

Soumya is an Indian student who is studying MSc Mental Health: Research and Practice Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? It is world top 100 university. It had the perfect course that fit to my desires. It was also known for its international student friendly environment. Nottingham was a perfect city to pursue …

Coping with change

It’s a difficult time for the world right now and we are all having to adapt to a new way of living and working. In this blog series, we speak with our current students to see how they are adapting to online teaching and social distancing. We have asked them to share their thoughts, feelings …

International Student Ambassadors: Burhan from Cyprus

Burhan is a Cypriot student who is studying PGCert Secondary Mathematics Why did you choose the University of Nottingham? The University of Nottingham especially appealed to me due to its stunning campuses and commitment to being environmentally friendly. There are some amazing places to relax and unwind from studying. Another reason was for its consistently …

A guide to choosing accomodation

Congratulations on receiving your offers to pursue your higher education at the University of Nottingham! It is now time to start considering the various accommodation options available for your first year of life as a student at the university. Selecting the right accommodation during your time at university could seem like an important and daunting …

Our Scholarship Experience

In this blog post, students  talk about their experiences of studying at the University of Nottingham, and how receiving a scholarship has helped them with their studies. Chanyoung from Korea — Korea Masters Scholarship “First of all, I want to express my sincere gratitude for the Korea Masters Scholarship. I was appreciative and thrilled to …