Advice for current students at NTU
Last updated Wednesday 20 May. Please check back regularly for updates.
Looking ahead to academic year 2020 / 21
Get the latest update about the autumn term for academic year 2020 / 21 from Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck.
We understand that this is a worrying time for everyone, and we are here to support you. We will update this area of the website regularly so please keep checking back. Please also regularly check your NTU email account.
You'll find useful information on the pages listed below about continuing your studies, moving to online learning, exams, accommodation, keeping safe and more.
Contact our Student Support team if you have concerns.
Our dedicated NTU helpline is +44 (0)115 941 8418. It's opening hours are:
- Monday to Thursday, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm
- Friday 9.30 am – 4 pm
Useful information for students
Your health and wellbeing
Know the symptoms for covid-19, what to do if you or anyone you live with experiences symptoms, and what to do if you're in the high risk category. You can also find information on support services to help.
Virtual events and opportunities
Each week, the University will be running an exciting programme of events and opportunities to complement your academic timetable, from virtual fitness classes and meditation to LinkedIn learning and workshops to enhance your CV. Pick and choose the activities you want to join and save them direct to your personal calendar.
Protecting yourself and the wider community
Stay safe by following the Governments guidance around self-isolation with as well as practising social distancing.
There are many ways you can support communities through volunteering at this time. Find out about the different roles on offer and how to get involved.
Find information relating to your tuition fees, accommodation fees, and details on how you can contact our Student Financial Support team.
Continuing with your studies
Find out what it means to move to online learning, how to access Library and IT services.
Your exams and assessments
Find out the latest updates around your exams and assessments, what it means for you, and any changes to timescales.
Due to the government’s recent restrictions we have taken the decision to postpone our Summer 2020 graduation ceremonies. Find out what this means for you and answers to questions you may have.
Employability support, work placements and graduate roles
Find out more information on how to access your Employability Team and how they can support you. You can also find information on work placements and graduate roles.
International students studying at NTU
As an international student, see the support available to you at the University, guidance on any concerns around Visas, and what to do if you're remaining on campus.
Information for our Further Education students
As a further education student in our School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences, find out about the important information and support available to you.
NTU students studying abroad
If you're a year abroad or exchange student, see the guidance available for you and who to contact if you need assistance.
Find guidance on what to do if you've returned home, or are having to stay on campus.
NTU facilities and support
In line with government advice we have encouraged all but critical staff to work from home. This means all of our buildings, including libraries, have closed until further notice. Find out what services are open and when.
Messages from the Minister of State for Universities
An update for all students
Michelle Donelan, Minister of State for Universities, writes to all students in higher education to explain the latest developments in the battle against COVID-19.
Message for international students
Michelle Donelan, Minister of State for Universities, gives key messages to all international students in higher education during this challenging time, as well as providing an overview of the latest relevant guidance and useful resources.