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As one of the UK’s smaller cities, Nottingham has always had a reputation as a great place for students to live. Nottingham is a vibrant place with great nightlife and shopping and a growing cultural scene.

Located in the East Midlands and known throughout the world for its links to Robin Hood, Nottingham is a compact and student friendly city. It’s position in the centre of the UK makes it a great place for travelling out to other cities and countryside.

Study in Nottingham?

Nottingham is home to two institutions offering undergraduate courses. You can study at either:

You can also study short courses and degrees in Nottingham at Victoria College Nottingham.

Most undergraduate degrees in Nottingham take between 3-4 years to complete, depending on the subject and mode of study.

Immigration and visas

EU citizens are allowed to come and study an undergraduate degree in Nottingham providing they fulfil the following criteria:

  • Are studying in the UK for more than three months
  • Are enrolled at an accredited university or institution
  • Have proof of sufficient funds to cover your undergraduate degree in the UK for its duration
If you are a non-EU student coming to Nottingham to study, you’ll need to apply for a student visa under the tier 4 visa category. In order to qualify, you’ll need to demonstrate the following:

  • Proof of funding to cover an undergraduate course and living costs
  • A confirmation of acceptance to study (CAS) reference from a university with sponsor status
  • Adequate English language skills
You can find out more about visas at the UK Border Agency. 

Accommodation and living costs

Most international students coming to Nottingham will opt to stay in university halls of accommodation on arrival, as this is easiest way of finding somewhere to live and settling into student life.

However, many students in Nottingham will opt for private accommodation at some point. Popular areas include:

  • Beeston
  • Dunkirk
  • East Leake
  • Lenton
Beeston is located just outside of the University of Nottingham and is a particularly popular area with international students. However, the most popular student area is Lenton, with a population of more than 10,000 people mostly made up of students.

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