University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham
Front of Trent Building, Nottingham University.JPG
Motto
Sapientia urbs conditur
TypePublic
Established1798 (became a London university college 1881, separated from University of London 1948)
Endowment£28.4 million[1]
ChancellorProfessor Fujia Yang
Vice-ChancellorPeter Greenaway
Students33,550[2]
Undergraduates24,355[2]
Postgraduates9,195[2]
Location,
52°56′20″N 1°11′49″W / 52.939°N 1.197°W / 52.939; -1.197
Campus330 acres
Websitehttp://www.nottingham.ac.uk/

The University of Nottingham is a university in the city of Nottingham, in the United Kingdom. It has four different sites in the United Kingdom. It also has a site in China and a site in Malaysia. It was named the 'University of the Year' in 2006 by the London newspaper, The Times.

The University of Nottingham is ranked in the UK's Top 10 and the World's Top 100 universities by the Academic Ranking of World Universities and the Times Higher Education - Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings.

Associations[change | change source]

Nottingham University is the fifth largest university in the UK.[3] It is a member of:

References[change | change source]

  1. "http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/finance/fin_stats_2006.pdf" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-02-26. Retrieved 2007-04-13. External link in |title= (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Table 0a - All students by institution, mode of study, level of study, gender and domicile 2006/07" (Microsoft Excel spreadsheet). Higher Education Statistics Agency. Retrieved 2008-04-11. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. Higher Education Statistics Agency, Retrieved 2008-06-13.
  4. "The Russell Group". Retrieved 2007-11-10. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "The University of Nottingham". Universitas 21. Archived from the original on 2011-05-22. Retrieved 2007-11-10. External link in |work= (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. Association of Commonwealth Universities Archived 2009-02-07 at the Wayback Machine, Retrieved 2008-06-24.
  7. European University Association, Retrieved 2008-6-24.

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