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The University of Nottingham is a research intensive university and member of the prestigious Russell Group of research intensive universities. Its main campus along with its medical school and teaching hospital is based in Nottingham and it has several smaller campuses dotted around Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. It also has campuses in Malaysia and China.
It gained university status in 1948, although its origins date back as far as the 1700s. It offers the full range of academic subjects from history and classics to the full range of engineering, medicine, science, business, economics and law.
The University’s alumni include 3 Nobel Prize winners and a Turner Prize winner.