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Why Study at NTU?

NTU is your next step – into higher education, exciting opportunities, and your future.

We'll make your student experience the best it can be - we're always investing in our teaching spaces, resources, and environment to make NTU an incredible place to study.

We're the best university in the UK for student life and international study (Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2022), based on students' feedback on the sense of community they feel, the diversity and extent of socialising, sports and extracurricular activities that are available at NTU.

If you’re still thinking: “why should I study at NTU?”, we get it – it's a big question. So let us show you some of the things that make us unique.

We're the most popular university in the UK

four years in a row, based on 2021 UCAS acceptance data

#2 uni in the UK

as voted for by students in UniCompare top 100 rankings, 2021/22

Winner of the 'Outstanding Support for Students' award

Times Higher Education Awards 2020

Top 5 most sustainable university in the world

2020 UI GreenMetric World University Rankings

Supporting your future

Our courses and services have been developed with careers in mind — not just degrees. We're one of the UK's most employment-focused universities, and we're here to help support your future.

We’re in the top 50 universities in the UK for graduate prospects in the 2022 Complete University Guide.

A city for everyone

Nottingham is a diverse and vibrant place to live, with something new to discover down every historic street. Home of sport, culture, and NTU's sustainable campuses in the heart of the city centre and beyond.

Top 55 global student city

Nottingham’s biggest strength is its versatility. It’s a friendly, fun-packed place that ticks every box. It’s perfectly located in the middle of the country, meaning home is never too far away.

Welcome to Notts.

Discover our city

Student Reviews

Read the latest reviews from current NTU students on StudentCrowd.