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About the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham traces its origins to a civic college that opened in 1881. Nottingham offers research-centric postgraduate courses in subjects as diverse as architecture and law and education and science. The Graduate School at Nottingham supports all postgraduate students in achieving their academic goals.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

32% Part Time
68% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

23,985 Undergraduate
8,450 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018


School leavers


Mature students

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