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 …

Our scholarship experience — Research Scholarships

In this blog post, students  talk about their experiences of studying at the University of Nottingham, and receiving Research Scholarships Chinwendu from Nigeria — Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for Research Excellence “The University of Nottingham scholarship award offered me an invaluable opportunity to study in a world-class university and also a great chance to get more international …

Our scholarship experience — Developing Solutions scholars from Africa

In this blog post, students from Africa talk about their experiences of studying at the University of Nottingham, and receiving the Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship. Theophilus from Ghana — Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship “It has always been my dream to pursue my Masters in the UK, but I didn’t really know which institution and how …

Our scholarship experience — Developing Solutions scholars from Asia

In this blog post, students from Asia talk about their experiences of studying at the University of Nottingham, and receiving the Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship. Sareena from India — Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship “The University of Nottingham an university of opportunities.I am doing my postgraduate studies at the university of Nottingham. From the day I …