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.
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||Date||Time||How to join|
Pre-sessional English, Live Chat
Need help achieving our English language requirements? Find out about our online Pre-sessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP) course, designed for international students who need to improve academic language and study skills.
Join Course Leader Walter Nowlan and a former PEAP student to learn more about the course and ask any questions you may have.
Next course starts March 22 2021; you can read more on the course web page.
|Tuesday 9 February 2021||11am (UK time)||Join on our Facebook Page|
|Visas, International Student Support|
Our International Student Support Services will be live to answer your questions about visas and living and working in the UK.
|Tuesday 23 February 2021||11am (UK time)||Join on our Facebook Page|
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
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|
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|
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
|Thursday 16 July 2020|
Preparing for your studies
|Tuesday 4 August 2020|
International returning students information session
|Monday 3 August 11:00|
|Thursday 6 August|
|Thursday 10 September|
NTU International Student Support
|Thursday 17 September|
NTU Global Lounges on campus
Annabel Mitchell from the International Office, Katrin Puutsa from the Global Lounge and the Global Lounge assistants were live to chat about the re-opening of the universities Global Lounges and the various events. Available here.
|Tuesday 27 October 2020|
Advice for European students
Chloe Tiozzo, Mirza Mujic and Richie Lee offered advice for European students starting courses in January 2021 and the upcoming changes for European students. Available here.
|Tuesday 24 November 2020|
Virtual Open Day
Explore the campus, watch webinars on your subject and find out more about studying at NTU.
For postgraduate students
- Wednesday 27 Jan 2021