Funding and resources

This section provides links to funding schemes and resources that are relevant to learning and teaching development ideas and pedagogic research.


The Trent Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT) has two funding opportunities available for colleagues to apply for.

  • Sabbatical scheme
    Offering academic and professional services colleagues dedicated time – one to six months – to pursue developments which will impact positively on learning and teaching at NTU. Applications for sabbaticals in 2017-18 are now open.
  • Seedcorn fund
    Providing colleagues with a small amount of funding (up to £450) to support engagement in scholarly activities around learning and teaching, contributing to the aims of TILT and to the NTU Strategic Plan. The next round closes on 17th February 2017.


A list of selected top ranked peer-reviewed journals focusing on higher education.


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