Key facts, awards and statistics
University of the Year
We were recently named University of the Year 2019 in the Guardian University Awards.
37th in this year's Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide
A climb of ten places to 37th in this year’s Times and Sunday Times guide.
12th in Guardian University Guide 2020
The University has risen to 12th place in the Guardian University Guide 2020.
Gold for outstanding teaching quality
Your students are taught by experienced, expert teachers. (Teaching Excellence Framework TEF 2017.)
97% of our graduates are in employment or further study just six months after graduating (DLHE 2016/17).
First UK university to receive Purple Flag status
NTU is the first UK university to be awarded the Purple Flag for its night-time culture and for promoting the safety of students and visitors.
Queen's Anniversary Prize for research
Our research here at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is world-class, and in recognition of that we've been awarded the highest national honour for a UK university – a Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.
NTU has invested over £450 million in our campuses and facilities in the last 15 years.