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  • Locations: Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Spring
  • Partner Website: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UTK applicants only
  • Costs Sheets: Academic Year, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/31/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
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Click here for a definition of this term GPA Requirement: 3.0 Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Language Prerequisite: None
Click here for a definition of this term Course Prerequisite: None Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Residence Hall
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: UT Exchange Open to non-UTK Students: No
Program Coordinator: https://programsabroad.utk.edu/meet-our-team Click here for a definition of this term Chance of Placement: Good
Click here for a definition of this term Field of Study: American Studies, Archaeology, Art History, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Business, Business Administration, Chemistry, Classics, Communication Studies, Communications, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Engineering-Civil, Engineering-Electrical, Engineering-Mechanical, English, Film, French, Geography, Geology, German, Global Studies, History, Humanities, Information Sciences, International Relations, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Russian, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Theology Click here for a definition of this term Type of Credit: Transfer
Program Description:
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Study Abroad in England!

Program Description

**Please be sure to check out information regarding Academics, Housing, Costs, Next Steps & Contacts using the tabs above!

The University of Nottingham is not only located in one of the UK's most affordable locations of Nottingham, England - it is also ranked in the world's top 100 universities!

Offering all the buzz of a big city, Nottingham is one of the UK's most cosmopolitan: combining proud history with cutting-edge modernity, from the world's oldest pub to designer boutiques. The social life is second to none, enjoying a legendary club scene, some of the world's biggest music acts and nationwide tours, parks and sports facilities, festivals and cultural events, as well as local sights such as Nottingham Castle, Wollaton Hall and Sherwood Forest.

Local shops and restaurants provide food from all over the world - and at Nottingham, you will experience just as much diversity in the classroom. Among all three of Nottingham's campuses in England, China and Malaysia, Nottingham welcomes students from over 150 countries!

Highlights

  • World rankings in Geography & English Literature
  • Opportunities to connect with local families
  • One of the most affordable cities in the UK

Learn about the University of Nottingham

Nottingham offers several opportunities to get involved. There are over 300 clubs and societies and over 70 sports clubs - not to mention many opportunities to volunteer as well! There are also many opportunities that may be of particular interest to international students, such as:

  • Travel to London, Oxford or even the Northern Lights as part of the Travel Society
  • Truly experience the British life through the Host UK program

Hear from other US students about their experience at Nottingham!

UT students have the opportunity to study at Nottingham for the Spring or entire Academic Year!

Program Dates:

  • Spring Semester: mid January to early June
  • Academic Year: late September to early June

Academics

The University offers a wide range of courses from the following areas:

  • Agriculture & Natural Sciences Animal Science, Food & Agricultural Business, Environmental & Soil Sciences, Food Science, Plant Sciences
  • Arts & Sciences American Studies, Archaeology, Art History, Biochemistry, Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology, Biology, Chemistry*, Classics, Economics, English*, Geography, History, International Relations*, Math, Modern & Foreign Languages (Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish), Music, Philosophy, Political Science*, Psychology, Physics*, Religious Studies, Sociology, Theology
  • Business* Economics, Management, Supply Chain Management
  • Engineering Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Please view the Module Catalog for a list of possible courses. For information about selecting modules, please visit the Module Information page.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Students interested in areas of study marked with an (*) must complete the application process along the Spring application deadline, regardless of Fall or Spring entry.

The UK educational system differs from the US. Students attend one or two lectures each week, where there is little interaction between faculty and students. Throughout the semester, students meet with tutors in smaller groups called tutorials where they are expected to participate in discussions about the topics covered in lectures and course readings. At the end of the term, an extensive paper is usually required along with an exam.

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Housing Information

There are many different types of accommodation options, ranging from self-catered halls to halls with full meal plans. For more information please visit the Nottingham's accommodations website.

Catered Options

Live at one of the many halls at University Park - a bustling hub of activity set amongst more than 300 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens...or, at the Jubilee Campus - a modern center with state-of-the-art facilities that includes a sports center, retail outlets, library and cafes.

Rooms available are a mixture of ensuite facilities and shared bathrooms, plus some flats and studios. Pantries are available for a midnight snack. In addition to receiving meals in the halls, you also receive a flexible lunch card that can be used at different outlets on campus.

Self-Catered Options

Live in one of four halls that offer flats and studios with a mixture of ensuite and shared bathroom options. Studios are self-contained with their own kitchen. Shared flats offer communal kitchens and living spaces.

Unique Program Funding Opportunities

The Center for International Education is offering the following scholarship opportunity for students accepted to study at the University of Nottingham:

  • The University of Nottingham Exchange Program Scholarship offers $4,000 to students accepted to study at the University of Nottingham for either the academic year or spring. This award is NOT guaranteed and is awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Apply now!

For additional funding opportunities, please refer to the "Funding your study abroad program" section below.

Cost Information

Students pay UTK tuition and fees, international health insurance, and their $175 study abroad administrative fee directly to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville through their myUTK account. Students in the Haslam College of Business, Architecture and Design, the Tickle College of Engineering, and Social Work will be assessed a charge of 12 credits per semester of study as determined by the fee schedule for the academic year they study abroad.

Any payments made directly to the host institution (i.e. accommodation) will follow the host institution's payment schedule, which may be ahead of UT's schedule to release any applicable financial aid.

Please refer to the term-specific Cost Sheets below for estimated costs. These estimates do NOT include any course fees as described above.

Funding Your Study Abroad Program

You should carefully review costs, budgets and financing when selecting and preparing for your experience abroad. If you have any questions at any step of the process, we encourage you to reach out to your Study Abroad Coordinator for guidance.

Steps to Financing Your Study Abroad Program

  1. Review the program's Cost Sheet to understand the breakdown of program expenses.
  2. Consider your Financial Aid options.
  3. Search and apply for scholarships and grants on our Funding Opportunities page.
  4. Review your UTK financial aid package and speak with One Stop about applying it to your study abroad program costs.