Nottingham Trent University was named The Times and The Sunday Times Modern University of the Year 2023. This was for its commitment to delivering a great student experience, excellent graduate prospects and world-leading research. In 2020 it also won the award for Outstanding Support for Students at the Times Higher Education Awards.
According to the Uni Compare Top 100 rankings for university accommodation, Nottingham Trent is the second best in the UK as a place to live while you study.
It came 11th in the UK for campus and facilities in the StudentCrowd University Awards 2021. More than £450m has been invested in equipment, technology and facilities across Nottingham Trent University in recent years.
The Guardian said Nottingham Trent University was "one of the top places in the country for graduate employment", with 94% of students progressing to full-time employment or further education within six months of graduating. It has also come in the top 50 universities in the UK for graduate prospects in the 2022 Complete University Guide. Students and graduates receive tailored support and advice from the university’s Employability team. This includes advice on on how to boost career prospects, providing practical skills support and to sourcing part-time, volunteering, placement and graduate job opportunities.