Nottingham University

The University of Nottingham is one of the UK's most prestigious universities. Ranked as 77th in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2014, Nottingham University is also ranked in the top 30 universities in the UK. Home to 33,000 students from around the world, the majority of the university is based at their lovely 300 acre University Park campus. Part of the University since 1929, the campus is widely regarded as one of the largest and most attractive in the country.

There are a number of other campuses that make up the University of Nottingham, inculding the King's Meadow Campus and the Jubilee Campus. Located just a short distance from Nottingham University, iQ Nottingham is enviably situated right in the heart of the city - surrounded by the shops, restaurants and bars that make Nottingham such a brilliant place to live as a student. iQ Nottingham is based less than three miles away from the University Park campus, and it isn't hard to see why so many students from the University of Nottingham choose to live at iQ Student Accommodation!


  Distance Bus Car / taxi Cycle
University Park Campus 2.8 miles 32 minutes 11 minutes 15 minutes
King's Meadow Campus 2.7 miles 30 minutes 11 minutes 13 minutes
Jubilee Campus 2.6 miles 25 minutes 12 minutes 17 minutes


How to get to Nottingham University from iQ Exchange

There are a number of options if you want to get the bus to the University Park Campus - the Unilink 34 will take you there in just over half an hour, or you can get the number 18, Indigo, or Skylink Nottingham. If you want to cycle, it's a simple route following just the A6008 and then the A6005 - taking approximately quarter of an hour.

King's Meadow Campus is just a few minutes down the road from University Park Campus. The easiest option to bus to King's Meadow is to jump on the L64 which will take you to Clifton Boulevard - about a 30 minute journey, door-to-door.

The Jubille Campus is to the North East of the main campus. An 11 minute drive down the A609 from iQ Exchange, you can cycle the route in less than twenty minutes. Choose from the Y28 or number two buses to get into uni in less than half an hour.

If you're feeling lazy, you could always get a group of friends together and take a taxi to uni. It should cost between £5 and £7 to reach any of Nottingham University's three campuses, depending on the time you want to travel.

Nottingham University contact details

General Enquiries

  • 0115 951 5151

Students' Union

  • 0115 84 68800

International Enquiries

  • 0115 951 5247
  • international-office@nottingham.ac.uk

Student Services

  • 0115 951 3710
  • ssc@nottingham.ac.uk

Did you know...

  • The University Park Campus at Nottingham University is one of the UK's largest campuses at 300 acres.
  • There are over 33,000 students who study at The Unviersity of Nottingham - of these, nearly 10,000 are international students.
  • Nottingham University was ranked 22nd in the UK by the Times Good University Guide 2015.