University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham’s first civic college was opened in the city centre in 1881, four years after the foundation stone was laid by former Prime Minister, W E Gladstone. Even in its early days on this site, the College attracted high profile visiting lecturers including Professor Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi and H G Wells.
The University of Nottingham is now one of the world’s best universities, distinguished for its commitment to conventional as well as online learning and internationally renowned, world-class research. It is ranked in the UK top 10, the European top 30 and in the top 1% of all universities worldwide.
The School of Education at the University of Nottingham is one of the largest and most respected education departments of any UK university, and it leads the way in research and teaching quality. They department offers online learning courses as well keeping in view requirements of today’s generation.
- Ranked 3rd out of UK education departments for research – REF rankings
- Nottingham is International University of the Year 2019
- Shortlisted for the Times Higher Education ‘University of the Year’ in 2009, 2011 and 2012, and has been shortlisted again in 2016.
- Nottingham is University of the Year for Graduate Employment 2017