The University of Nottingham
Britain’s global university - Ranked 8th in the UK for research power
Research Excellence Framework 2014
Nottingham is seen as a prime alternative to Oxbridge, with outstanding facilities, cutting-edge research and
origins that go back to 1881. The original University Park campus has won many Green Flag awards for
excellent parkland, and the nearby Jubilee campus, with its futuristic buildings cluster around a
lake, houses the schools of management and finance, computer science and education. Nottingham has always
enjoyed good rankings, and is currently 18th Overall in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
, with some subjects as follows: Accounting & Finance 9, Architecture 10, Business 21, Chemical Engineering 10, Chemistry 11, Civil Engineering 11, Creative Writing 5, Economics 9, English 9, Food Science 3, General Engineering 4, Law 6, Mathematics 7, Mechanical Engineering 14, and Physics & Astronomy 5.
Nottingham is located in the East Midlands in the central part of the UK. It is easily accessible by rail and road from London – there is even a National bus service (FK230) direct to the University of Nottingham from London Heathrow Airport, so no need for you to worry about carrying baggage around railway stations when you first arrive in the UK; just hop on a bus at the Airport and come straight here! Nottingham is just 1 hour 45 minutes by train from London St Pancras station. Nottingham itself has a long history and is now one of the UK’s leading cities. Combining beautiful parkland and countryside, impressive traditional and modern architecture, along with cutting-edge learning and research facilities, the award-winning campuses are inspiring places to live, work and study.
There are Student Services Centres offering face-to-face administrative support and they can put you in contact with other teams across the University who can support your studies. The University Health Service offers healthcare, dental services, a pharmacy, doctors, physiotherapy and other specialist clinics. The University of Nottingham Students’ Union is one of the most active in the UK, with over 200 societies for you to choose from. Nottingham Lakeside Arts is the University’s public arts centre and museum, and it has become one of the region’s most exciting arts venues presenting exhibitions, drama, music and dance, special collections and archaeology. Sport facilities are superb, with a Sports Village, a swimming pool and three fully-equipped fitness suites.
All students are guaranteed University-arranged accommodation places if they apply before 1st August. There are six accommodation sites which are all well-placed for easy access to both the University campuses and the city centre. All accommodation has WiFi, fully-fitted kitchens and dining facilities. There are security teams on each site and a management team and a student committee that organizes events and activities at each site.
In Thailand, please contact the official representatives: Consortium UK
4th Floor Times Square (Room 423)
246 Sukhumvit Road (Between Soi 12 &14, Exit 5 BTS Asok with direct access to MRT Sukhumvit
Station, near Asok/Sukhumvit/Rachada intersection – the building has a large car park and is next to the Sheraton
Grande Sukhumvit Hotel and opposite Robinson Department Store and Terminal 21)
Tel: (+66) 0 2653 2384
Fax: 0 2653 2385
Mobile: 081 381 7941 (Justin) or 088 891 6854 (Kaek)
OPEN: Monday–Saturday 11.00-18.00 (please ask for earlier or later appointment if you wish)
Sunday 14.00-18.00 (usually) - open on all public holidays (except Songkran)