International student events

If you plan to arrive in Nottingham before Welcome Week, there will be activities to help you settle in and make new friends starting from Monday 17 September.

Please use our campus maps to find the different locations. If you have any questions about those events, please e-mail us.

See all welcome week events.

Welcome events
Date and time Activity Event details Location

Monday 17 – Friday 28 September

International Students’ and NTU Global welcome point

Come and collect your welcome pack and ask any questions you have about NTU and living in the UK

Newton Building, Central Court, City Campus

Monday 17 September, from 6pm

Postgraduate Students’ social

Join us in the Student’s Union for pizza and meet other new postgraduate students!

The Loft, Student’s Union Building, City Campus

Tuesday 18 September, 10:45-11:30am

City campus tour

Join us for a tour of the City Campus and find out where schools and services are located, as well as the best spots to study and relax!

Meet at the welcome point, Newton Building

Tuesday 18 September, 12:30-6pm

Welcome event for international students

Meet other new international students and find out more about welcome week and NTU! We will end the event with afternoon tea at the Global Lounge. Pre-registration required.

Newton Building + Global Lounge for afternoon tea and cake, City Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 11-11:30am

Clifton Campus tour

Join us for a tour of Clifton Campus and find the best spots to study and relax!

Clifton Global Lounge, Mary Ann Evans Building, Clifton Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 2-4pm

Games afternoon

Meet new people, play and chat – refreshments and snacks will be provided!

Clifton Global Lounge, Mary Ann Evans Building, Clifton Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 2-4pm

Sports festival  – Clifton

A fun event for all - play sports, meet new friends and find out more about NTU Sport.

Lee Westwood Sports Centre, Clifton Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 12-2pm

 

Meet friends from around the world

Make new friends and mingle with people from other cultures. There will be games and refreshments and an opportunity to talk to current NTU students.

Global Lounge, City Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 12-2pm

Health Centre registration drop in

If you are new to the UK, you’ll need to register with a doctor. NTU staff will be available to register you at the University’s health centre, and to answer any question you may have about health and wellbeing during your time at NTU.

Global Lounge, City Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 2:15-3:30pm

Nottingham city centre tour

Discover the city’s landmarks and find out our best tips on where to shop.

Meet at the Global Lounge, City Campus

Wednesday 19 September, 5-7pm

Bowling Trip

Join us for a trip to MFA Bowl (city centre).

Meet on the steps outside the Newton Building, City Campus

Thursday 20 September, 2-4pm

Meet friends from around the world

Make new friends and mingle with people from other cultures. There will be games and refreshments and an opportunity to talk to current NTU students.

Clifton Global Lounge, Mary Ann Evans Building, Clifton Campus

Thursday 20 September, 2-5pm

Sports festival  – City

A fun event for all - play sports, meet new friends and find out more about NTU Sport.

City Campus Sports Hall, Student’s Union Building, City Campus

Events for international students during welcome week

There will be lots of events for you to get involved in during Welcome Week (Friday 21 September – Sunday 30 September), and we encourage you to take part in as many as you can. Here is a preview of the events we will offer for international students:

International Students' Welcome Talks:

  • Saturday 22 September, 1pm, City Campus
  • Monday 24 September, 1pm, City Campus (Postgraduate students only)
  • Tuesday 25 September, 11am, Clifton Campus

Essential immigration information for Tier 4 students: 

  • Saturday 22 September, 1:30pm, City Campus
  • Tuesday 25 September, 11:30am, Clifton Campus
  • Thursday 27 September, 12noon, City Campus

Trip to Wollaton Park:

  • Sunday 23 September, 1pm

International Students’ Quiz:

  • Tuesday 25 September, 7pm

International Students’ BBQ:

  • Wednesday 26 September, 5pm

We will update the events list during the summer, so make sure you check this page again for more information about all the events you will be able to take part in!