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The University of Nottingham

[Map showing this university's water resource]

The map shows the University Park campus, with the Jubille campus inset. The lakes are shown in blue.

Duck Density:
1.1 ducks/rood
Water resource:
The lakes on the University Park campus, and the one on the Jubilee campus
Area:
89 roods (90000 m2)
Ducks / Student:
0.00

University Information

Nottingham's first civic college was opened in the city centre in 1881. After the First World War, the college expanded rapidly and outgrew its original building. A generous gift by Sir Jesse Boot, of 35 acres of land at Highfields, presented the solution.

In 1928 the College moved to what is now the main campus, University Park. Initially, it was accommodated in the elegant Trent Building, with its distinctive tower, and was officially opened by King George V in November of that year.

Since then, the University has continued to grow. The Medical School, the first to be established in the 20th century, opened in 1970 and, in 1995, the School of Nursing was formed following the merger of the Mid-Trent College of Nursing and Midwifery. The 50 million Jubilee Campus development opened in 1999 and subsequently the prestigious National College for School Leadership has been co-located on the campus

Top 5 universities

UniversityDuck Density
York4.1
Leeds3.8
East Anglia2.8
Warwick2.3
Essex1.9

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