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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.

IDO team

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

DescriptionDateTimeHow 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 202111am (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 202111am (UK time)Join on our Facebook Page

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 


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

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

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

NTU Faith

Our Faith team discussed the services and events that are available with NTU Faith. Take a look at the video here.

Thursday 10 September

NTU International Student Support

Our International Students Support team discussed the support they can offer you whilst studying here. Take a look at the video here.

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
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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

Explore our virtual open day at any time, for undergraduate or postgraduate.


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.


Still need help?

International Development Office
+44 (0) 115 848 8175