Study abroad

What do you look for in a study abroad city?

  • Somewhere that showcases great music, art, sport, comedy and theatre?
  • A place with a rich social history and lush green countryside on your doorstep?
  • Exciting student-friendly nightlife and a great range of places to meet new people?

Nottingham has all this and more. Students come to Nottingham for an education and stay for a career. We are in the heart of England, with London, the coast and all the UK's major cities and attractions within a short train ride. Take a look at our student guide to Nottingham.PDF icon

We provide international students with a real experience of living and learning in the UK, in a lively region made famous by its castles and caves. On our doorstep are:

Within walking distance of NTU are museums and galleries that include:

Nottingham is famed for its huge range of cafes and restaurants that cater for all budgets, playing host to food and drink festivals throughout the year. Nottingham's attractions also include:

  • the Theatre Royal and Playhouse
  • Rock City, one of the country's most famous indie and rock venues
  • Stealth, one of the top nightclubs in the region which attracts DJs from around the world
  • the Jam Cafe for comedy and music events that are always popular with students
  • Lee Rosy's tea shop, where you can drop in for live poetry and music events.

This is just a few of Nottingham's great attractions. Read more about student life, then take action and apply today.

Any questions?


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Group of students on the Market Square in Nottingham.
Sign for Nottingham Contemporary art gallery.
Anish Kapoor's Sky Mirror outside Nottingham Playhouse.
Statue of Robin Hood outside Nottingham Castle.