Students' Union

Whether you’re studying at City, Clifton, Confetti or Brackenhurst, NTSU is here to make sure that your time at NTU is the best it can be.

From keeping you entertained with our events programme and helping you do what you love with our societies to supporting you when times get tough, we have something for everyone at NTU. Don’t just take our word for it; we score highly in national rankings, as voted for by our students. We recently ranked in the top 10 for the National Student Survey and WhatUni Awards 2020.


NTSU has facilities on City, Clifton and Brackenhurst campuses including:

  • Coffee shops
  • Bars and diners
  • Night clubs and live music spaces
  • Media suite
  • Bookable activity spaces
  • Gyms and sports facilities

See the facilities available on your campus


We have over 100 societies ranging from astronomy and psychology to craft, sign language, and everything in between. They are a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, follow your passion, or try something new.

Find out more about societies


NTSU's entertainments programme is one of the most diverse in the country. We host a wide range of entertainment at their venues across all campuses, including:

  • Club nights
  • Live music
  • Wellbeing events
  • Clothing fairs & pop-up shops
  • Quizzes
  • Comedy nights

See the list of upcoming NTSU events


We understand that university life can sometimes be challenging. NTSU’s free and independent Information and Advice Service (IAS) is here to support you with advice and information on:

  • Academic support
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Housing
  • Money

Get in touch with the Information and Advice Service.


Interested in giving back to your community? We have ready-made micro-volunteering activities you can take part in from home, or we can help you set up your own volunteering project with funding and support. We also have lots of volunteer roles that can help you gain experience, follow your passion, and boost your CV, including:

  • Student Mental Health Champions
  • Information and Advice volunteers
  • Freshers Team
  • Academic Reps
  • Committee Member roles

Find out more about NTSU volunteering opportunities


NTSU represents students on all aspects of their student experience and academic interests.

Want to make changes to your course, have an idea that you think would improve the SU or just need someone to talk to? Executive Officers and Academic Reps are here to offer advice and support. You can also suggest changes you would like to see on campus through our Big Ideas scheme.

Find out more about opportunities to have your say

  • Last updated: 24/09/2020