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International virtual events

Virtual events are a fantastic way to ask questions, learn information, and discover what NTU can offer you, all from the comfort of your own home.

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What is a virtual event?

Our virtual events will provide you with useful information about the University, the city and the courses, and offers you an opportunity to ask our teams any questions you may have about your application. We'll be hosting these events on a number of platforms such as Microsoft Teams, Instagram and Facebook.

Schedule of virtual events


Description of event
WhenHow to join
We don't currently have any virtual events planned but we will be resuming our schedule soon. Please visit our page again to keep up-to-date with events that may be of interest..

Getting ready to come to Nottingham

Are you flying into the UK to start or continue your studies this year? Join us for a virtual pre-departure meeting to get advice about the latest COVID 19 announcements, travelling to the UK, what to do when you arrive and who to contact if you need support.

Pre-departure meetings for offer holders 2020

Description of eventWhenHow to join

British Council
Thailand Pre-departure seminars

The British Council is inviting Thai offer holders and their families to attend a pre-departure briefing to help you plan for studying in the UK with confidence. With the Covid-19 pandemic, many students may have questions about what studying in the UK currently looks like, and how UK institutions are getting ready to welcome students. This is a great opportunity to get answers to the questions you may have.

Saturday 8 August 14:00pm
(virtual events)

Saturday 15 August  13:00pm &15:00pm
(physical events)
There is both virtual and physical events available for this event, for more information and to book on please visit this page.

Pre-departure meeting
Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, South Korea, Taiwan

Join our international representative Dave Berry for a pre-departure meeting with offer holders from India. He will discuss COVID-19 updates (including self-isolation requirements), how to meet the conditions of your offer, travelling to the UK, what to do when you arrive at NTUho to contact if you need support and more.

Saturday 15 August 2020 12 pm (UK time)

Current international students will be emailed a link to their NTU email address with the link to the Microsoft Teams meeting.

If you have any questions please contact dave.berry@ntu.ac.uk

Catching up

If you missed some of our events don't worry you can still catch up. All the descriptions and links are in the table below.

Past events you can still access 

DescriptionDate

General Q&A

Hamzah hosted a general question and answer session giving viewers an opportunity to ask any questions they have about studying at NTU. In this Q&A session Hamzah discussed scholarships, September starts, foundation courses, the Brackenhurst Campus and much more. Watch the video here.

Wednesday 15 April 2020

General Q&A

Katy hosted a general question and answer session giving viewers an opportunity to ask any questions they have about studying at NTU. Katy discussed deposits, English requirements, scholarships, September entries and much more. Watch the video here.

Thursday 30 April 2020

General Q&A

Annabel hosted a general question and answer session giving viewers an opportunity to ask any questions they have about studying at NTU. Annabel discussed  finances, payments, the process of receiving an offer and much more. Watch the video here.

Monday 4 May 2020

Alumni Q&A

Mirza Mujic had a conversation with NTU alumni, Yohann Advikolanu. Yohann discusses his experience and NTU, what he's doing now, employability, placements and what  he would recommend to future students. Watch the video here.

Thursday 7 May 2020

General Q&A

Dave hosted a general question and answer session giving viewers an opportunity to ask any questions they have about studying at NTU. Dave discussed deposits, accommodation, scholarship deadlines and much more. Watch the video here.

Wednesday 13 May 2020

General Q&A

Chloe hosted a general question and answer session giving viewers an opportunity to ask any questions they have about studying at NTU. Chloe discussed January starts, placements, accommodation payment and much more. Watch the video here.

Wednesday 20 May 2020

School of Art and Design portfolio live chat

Andrew and Wallace discussed what makes a good portfolio when applying to The School of Art and Design. They also offered useful advice and an insight into what kind of students they are looking for at the school. Watch the video here.

Thursday 4 June 2020

Tamara's student story

Hamzah and Tamara had a discussion on Tamara's experience at NTU. She discussed what it's like living in Nottingham, what societies she took advantage of, the need to pre-book accommodation and much more. Watch the video here.

Friday 12 June 2020

Employability live chat

The Employability Team were live discussing the support you can get with placements, career planning and working after graduation. Watch the video here.

Friday 12 June 2020

Chi's student story

Louise Dobson and Chi Nguyen discussed Chi's experience at NTU and her progression onto working for NTU's International Development Office. Watch the video here.

Thursday 18 June 2020

Pre-departure meeting East Asia

Dave Berry hosted a pre-departure event where applicants found out information about preparing for life at NTU.

Wednesday 24 June 2020

Alumni and parents live stream

International representative Mirza  Mujic, NTU Alumni, Yohann Advikolanu, and Yohann’s parents hosted  a live stream about their collective experience of Yohann studying at NTU. Watch the video here.

Thursday 9 July 2020

Global Lounge live chat

The Global Lounge's Katrin Puutsa was live with a student on placement in the Global Lounge to discuss the activities and opportunities available there. Watch the video here.

Thursday 16 July 2020

Preparing for your studies

The International Development Office's team will be providing advice on what you need to do to prepare for your studies. atch the video here.

Tuesday 4 August 2020

International returning students information session 


We're preparing for students to return back to NTU. We'll talk you through the changes and facilities to help make you safer on campus. NTU Global staff will tell you about the Virtual Global Lounge and social events. Plus International Student Support Services were on hand to tell you about the various types of support and guidance we can provide. Watch the video here.

Monday 3 August 11:00

NTU sports

Our sports team were live discussing the fitness facilities, sporting opportunities and sporting teams that you're able to join when studying at NTU. Take a look at the video here.

Thursday 6 August
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Virtual Open Day

If you missed our Virtual Open Day, you can still take a virtual tour of the University where you can explore the campus, watch the webinars on your subject and read information about studying at NTU.

 

Nottingham is a friendly, vibrant and cultured city with a community of more than 60,000 students. It’s a place where big-city life meets a relaxed smaller town feeling.

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Still need help?

International Development Office
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