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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, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

27% Part Time
73% 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

24,525 Undergraduate
8,495 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019


School leavers


Mature students

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