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The University of Nottingham
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Type Public
Established 1798 (became a London university college 1881, separated from University of London 1948)
Endowment £28.4 million
Chancellor Professor Fujia Yang
Vice-Chancellor Peter Greenaway
Students 33,550
Undergraduates 24,355
Postgraduates 9,195
Location ,
52°56′20″N 1°11′49″W / 52.939°N 1.197°W / 52.939; -1.197
Campus 330 acres

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.


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

  • the Russell Group,
  • Universitas 21,
  • the Association of Commonwealth Universities,
  • and the European University Association.

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