Nottingham Trent University
Address: Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
Telephone: 0115 941 8418
Vice Chancellor: Professor Neil Gorman
The origins of the university date back to 1843. One of the top ten universities in England and Wales for graduate employment with nearly 95% of its students in employment or further study six months after graduating. It also has the third highest number of year-long placements in the UK through its working partnerships with more than 6,000 businesses and private sector organisations around the world. The latest RAE results for NTU highlighted the quality of its research, with 74% classed as international status or world-leading. It has achieved a 55% increase in research income from 2002/03 to 2008/09, including a record £7.65 million to fund the development of a state-of-the-art Cancer Research Centre. Recognised as the top university for environmental management and performance, ranking 1st in the 2009 People and Planet Green League. Has had the highest growth in undergraduate applications out of any university in the UK (2008). Has invested £130 million in its estate in the last six years. 2010 saw the opening of the university’s flagship Newton and Arkwright regeneration scheme, based in the City campus.
Recent news from Nottingham Trent University
19 December: University unveils high class campus transformation plans
Ambitious plans to transform the heart of Nottingham Trent University's Clifton campus have been unveiled following the granting of full planning permission.
18 December: Scientists unlock prostate cancer protein in move which could lead to improved cancer vaccines
UK scientists have identified how a specific region of a prostate-related protein can be used to trigger the body's immune response against prostate cancer.
18 December: More than 100 artists exhibit together for Since 1843: In the Making
The diverse creative work of Turner Prize winning artist Simon Starling, Sexy Beast film director Jonathan Glazer and comic actor Paul Kaye is to be shown together in a unique exhibition at …
18 December: Expert opinion: Migration in context - UK arrivals and departures
Chris Lawton from Nottingham Business School's Economic Strategy Research Bureau and Professor Rob Ackrill examine the impact of inward and outward migration on the UK economy and labour market
17 December: Attitudes to NHS reforms based on myths and preconceptions - Nottingham Trent University historian
Contemporary attitudes to health care reforms are heavily coloured by myths and preconceptions about what existed before the NHS was set up, according to a Nottingham Trent University historian.
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