University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham, described by The Times as 'the nearest Britain has to a truly global university', has award-winning campuses in the United Kingdom, China and Malaysia.
As a founding member of the Russell Group, ranked in the top 1% of all universities worldwide, it has 43,000 students across its international campuses. It is also one of the most popular universities among graduate employers and a major employer in Nottingham - with over 8,000 members of staff working across its campuses.
The University of Nottingham is a major research institution with a vision to be recognised around the world for its signature contributions, especially in global food security, energy & sustainability, and health.
It was ‘one of the first to embrace a truly international approach to higher education’, according to the Sunday Times University Guide 2013.
Some famous alumni of the University include:
Dr Stewart Adams OBE
Pharmacologist and inventor of Ibuprofen
Broadcaster and journalist
Jeremy Browne MP
UK Foreign Office Minister
Professor Sir Clive Granger
Nobel Laureate for Economic Sciences
Former England rugby union international
Sir John Sawers
Head of MI6
In 2011.The University launched Impact: The Nottingham Campaign - its biggest ever fundraising campaign ever, aiming to raise 150m. It will deliver the University’s vision to change lives, tackle global issues and shape the future.