University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham is a pioneering research university that has campuses in the UK, China, and Malaysia. It is home to over 40,000 students, representing more than 150 countries. Through its various study abroad programs, most students have the opportunity to study overseas as part of their degree, in countries that include Sweden, Mexico, Japan, New Zealand, and the US.

  • In 1970, Nottingham founded the UK’s first 20th-century Medical School.
  • Today, the university is home to five faculties: Arts, Medicine and Health Sciences, Sciences, Scienc, Engineering, and Social Sciences, Sciencs.
  • In 2006, it became the first foreign university to be invited to establish an independent campus in Ningbo, China, a historic city close to Shanghai.