Top 10 reasons to choose NTU
We're challenging you to enhance your career. You'll learn with industry experts, at the cutting edge of your field. Your course will be built around the same research that is driving innovation and change across the globe. Invest in yourself, and we'll develop your knowledge when and where it matters - right now, and in the workplace.
Enhance your professional prospects
NTU’s graduates get jobs. Alongside your postgraduate studies, you can count on the professional, industry-tailored support of our Employability team – each one of our Schools has its own dedicated careers consultant, specialising in postgraduate vacancies. Our global network of industry links and placement opportunities mean that you’ll learn on the job, maximising your potential and market presence.
We’re more affordable than ever before
With a 20% concession for current NTU students and recent alumni, there’s never been a better time to continue your learning experience with us. You could also supplement your studies with the government’s Postgraduate Loans Scheme, while many of our courses can be part-funded by your company or employer
Our teaching's top class
We’re ranked in the top 20 universities in the UK for our teaching excellence (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016). Our enthusiastic and experienced staff work hard to provide the best learning experience possible.
Our research is shaping the world
World-class research has earned NTU a prestigious Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education. Our sector-leading research activities continue to shape industries across the globe – stay ahead of the curve by learning from people whose work and research is changing the world.
Nottingham’s a great place to call home
Nottingham’s the cultural, financial, social and sporting capital of the region – a truly fantastic city, with one of the UK’s lowest living costs. Well-located and easy on your wallet, it’s a great place to live and learn. Check out our guide to Nottingham.
Our courses are flexible
As a postgraduate student, we understand that you might have other commitments to consider. Our courses give you the chance to learn on your own terms, with full-time, part-time and distance learning options.
Award-winning facilities, and industry-standard tools
We’ve invested over £420m across our four campuses, to give you a state-of-the-art postgraduate learning experience. From fashion studios to mock courts, and digital recording facilities to financial trading rooms, we’ll prepare you for industry with cutting-edge tools, training and resources. Find out more on our facilities pages.
We've got great support services
Your comfort and happiness is important to us. Postgraduate study is a different learning experience, and comes with its own challenges. Our team can offer you advice on anything you need – from financial management and childcare, to support with physical, mental health and learning difficulties.
We’re the UK’s greenest university
We have been officially recognised as the most sustainable university in the UK after once again claiming top spot in the prestigious People and Planet University League 2016. The award follows major environmental initiatives at the University, such as the creation of the eco-friendly award-winning Pavilion on the Clifton Campus.
Stylish, affordable accommodation
All of our postgraduate students are guaranteed an offer of University-allocated accommodation. If you're relocating to Nottingham, you'll be offered accommodation alongside other postgraduate students, in a living and learning environment that's right for you.
Alternatively, we offer a wide range of private accommodation, which is maintained and regulated through NTU's own lettings agency, Trent Lets. It's a safe, secure and convenient option, and one less thing for you to worry about.
But don’t just take our word for it. Come and visit us and find out all about NTU for yourself.
We’re looking forward to meeting you.