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Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the biggest and most popular universities in the UK offering a number of benefits for postgraduate students.

NTU’s teaching was rated Gold in the national Teaching Excellence Framework.

The University offers a variety of taught postgraduate courses and a wide range of research degree options across their eight academic schools. There are many types of postgraduate study on offer including taught postgraduate courses, professional courses and research degrees. 

Whether you are looking to further your knowledge in a chosen subject, improve your prospects or want to change careers, NTU has the course for you. The combination of academic excellence, focused support and student experience makes them a popular choice for postgraduate students across the world.

Nottingham Trent University students on Postgraduate Search say:

“I have really enjoyed getting to know the city and Nottingham Trent University. There is a reason it has been climbing the tables so quickly – the university has great facilities, provides excellent support and is continually trying to achieve more.”

“These 4 months have been a life changing experience for me. The importance of academic and overall development will surely make me a new person by the time I graduate”

“I enjoyed my Erasmus so much that I stayed for the Masters course, meaning that I prefer it over my home University and enjoy all aspects of it! The city, the societies, the teaching, the people, the opportunities.”

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About the Nottingham Trent University

Tracing its roots back to 1843, Nottingham Trent University is a public teaching university located in Nottingham. The University has a diverse range of postgraduate programmes and is renowned for its work in art, communication, business, English and literature.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

49% Part Time
51% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

23,980 Undergraduate
6,300 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019


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at Nottingham Trent University

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Find out how a postgraduate qualification could benefit you at our Virtual Open Days. You'll be able to explore your subject and career opportunities, take a virtual tour of our campuses, chat to our staff and students and find out about postgraduate funding.

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