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NTU academic awarded OBE for services to sport and sports science
08 January 2019

An academic who captained the Great Britain hockey squad to a bronze medal in the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona has been awarded with an OBE for services to sport and sports science.


NTU Big Band Live
07 January 2019

Curated and Created by NTU - NTU Music Concert Season

Celebrate the end of the January blues with a night of swing and jazz from our award-winning Big Band. Join them for an energetic evening of music, featuring everything from Miles Davis to Frank Sinatra.


Alumnus and Chief Executive of Siemens PLC joins NTU Board of Governors
04 January 2019

Juergen MaierNTU alumnus and Chief Executive of Siemens UK has been appointed as a member of Nottingham Trent University’s Board of Governors.

Juergen Maier (BSc Hons Production Engineering 1986 and Honorary Graduate 2017) joined Siemens in 1986 on a sponsored graduate programme.  He was appointed chief executive on 1 July 2014 and has been a member of the Siemens UK Executive Board since 2008, holding senior roles within Siemens in the UK and Germany. 

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Get fit in 2019 with NTU Sport Membership discount
04 January 2019

Is it your New Year’s resolution to get fit in 2019? If so, we can help you save some money - sign up for NTU Sport Membership with your special alumni discount!

We are offering alumni membership for Terms 2, 3 and Summer for just £75 (off peak), or £85 (peak) if you join before 20 January 2019. Membership is valid until 31 August 2019.

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Enjoy alumni discount on summer holiday properties
02 January 2019

Norwich CottageChristmas over and looking forward to half term already? Looking for your summer holiday? Why not book your next break through our partnership with, and enjoy some great discounts?

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Lord Lieutenant and respected theatre maker to receive honorary degrees
11 December 2018

The Lord Lieutenant of Greater London and an internationally respected theatre-maker will receive honorary degrees from Nottingham Trent University.


Alumni come together in Hong Kong
06 December 2018

Hong Kong Alumni Event Nov 2018Nottingham Trent University was delighted to invite alumni based in Hong Kong to a special reception at the Sky Lounge, 49th Floor, The Upper House, Hong Kong.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck, hosted the event and updated guests with the latest news from the University and the exceptional year we have had - none of which would have been possible without the ongoing support of our alumni and friends. 

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Symphonic Queen and The Beatles – featuring The Queen Symphony
27 November 2018

Join the acclaimed Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and the Nottingham Trent University Choir for an incredible evening of hits by two of the most successful bands of all time.


Network 2018 - out now!
19 November 2018

Network 2018Network, your alumni magazine is out now! This year we celebrate our 175th anniversity with a special commemorative issue which rounds up a successful and exciting year for Nottingham Trent University - from being named the Times Higher Education “University of the Year” to soaring to our highest ever positions in the Guardian University Guide 2019 and Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

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NTU alumna and lecturer designs Miss Saigon stage set for US tour
16 October 2018

NTU alumna and BA Hons Theatre Design Associate Lecturer Totie Driver (BA Hons 3D Design (Theatre) 1992) first designed the stage set for the Miss Saigon UK tour 15 years ago under world-renowned producer Cameron Mackintosh.

The production has since been replicated for producers in Japan and Korea, and licenced to other producers around the world. Totie, along with fellow UK-based creative team members, goes to each country each time to set up and hand over the production to local companies. 



Alumnus returns to lead course he graduated from
10 October 2018

After graduating from NTU, Jonny Greatrex (MA Newspaper Journalism 2007) joined the Birmingham and Post and Mail Group as a trainee in 2008.


Alumni giving back
05 October 2018

Alumni Fellows 2018-19We were honoured to welcome more than 170 Alumni Fellows who are volunteering their time to support our students, at a special event on 27 September.

The Alumni Fellowship programme, now NTU-wide, mobilises more than 850 Alumni Fellows to give thousands of hours of support across many academic disciplines every year.


Agriculture and Food Technology Class of 1968/69 - 50 Year Reunion!
05 October 2018

A group of alumni recently visited our Brackenhurst Campus for a reunion to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the start of their studies. 


Distinguished Professor awarded prestigious fellowship
04 October 2018

Professor Paul Evans, based in the university’s School of Science and Technology, has been appointed as a Royal Society Wolfson Fellow in recognition of his work into material specific 3D X-ray imaging for security and medical scanners.


NTU claims highest ever spot in Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide
27 September 2018

Nottingham Trent University has achieved its highest ever ranking in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.


Lizzie goes on #PlasticPatrol in the USA
26 September 2018

Lizzie Carr (BA Hons English 2007), who received an NTU Award for Outstanding Alumni in July 2018, has continued her mission to raise awareness of plastic pollution – in the USA!


NBS welcome Alumni Fellows for fourth year
19 September 2018

Nottingham Business School (NBS) hosted an event to mark the start of the Alumni Fellowship Programme for this academic year - after recruiting over 50 further volunteers, bringing the total number of Alumni Fellows for NBS alone to 300.


Benefits for you
08 August 2018

NTU Active MembershipDid you know that as a former student of Nottingham Trent University you can enjoy a range of exclusive benefits and services?  All you need to do is keep in touch with us!

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NTU soars in Guardian University Guide to 16th in the UK
30 May 2018

Students at CliftonNottingham Trent University is once again one of the biggest climbers in a national league table focusing on student satisfaction and graduate employment.

The Guardian University Guide 2019 published on May 29) shows the University has risen to 16th place in the overall table – a jump of 18 places. This year’s success follows on from the university jumping 19 places last year, when it was placed 34th.


Your opportunity to inspire current students
24 May 2018

NBS Alumni Fellows 2016NTU's Alumni Fellowship Programme continues to flourish and has now been expanded across the University's schools. With over 850 Alumni Fellows taking part in the programme, and volunteering thousands of hours of their time, now is a fantastic time to apply to the Alumni Fellowship Programme and join our growing team of dedicated volunteers.

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Innovating since 1843 – NTU celebrates 175th anniversary
11 May 2018

The excessive and problematic use of social media in adolescence was the focus of an event in London highlighting NTU’s high-impact research, and celebrating its heritage of innovation since its foundation in 1843.


NTU climbs ten places in national league table
27 April 2018

Newton ArkwrightThe Complete University Guide 2019, published on 25 April, shows that Nottingham Trent University is ranked 42nd out of 131 UK institutions. It follows last year’s rise of 11 places, meaning the University has jumped 21 places in the last two years.


Met at NTU? Get married at NTU!
01 February 2018

Weddings at NTUWe know that many of our alumni met their future husband or wife here at NTU.

For those of you yet to tie the knot, did you know that you can get married where it all began - at NTU?



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