Research Internship

This post is written by Liu Haixia, PhD candidate from the School of Computer Science. It all started by googling: natural language processing internship and the Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing (UKP) Lab retrieved as the top one option. I applied, got a chance of test and was offered a six months research intern position at UKP. …

Nagu presented a paper at Trondheim Conferences on Biodiversity

This post is contributed by Nagulendran Kangayatkarasu, PhD candidate from the School of Geography.   Our third year PhD student, Nagulendran Kangayatkarasu or better known as Nagu, had the opportunity to attend the Eighth Trondheim Conferences on Biodiversity held from 31st May to 3rd June 2016 in Norway. Since 1993 the Trondheim Conferences on Biodiversity …

Past Event: UNMC Graduate School Hari Raya Open House 2016

In conjunction with the festive celebration of Hari Raya Aidilfitri or Eid Mubarak, the Graduate School recently held its annual Open House on Friday, 15th July 2016. Open House, known in Malaysia as Rumah Terbuka, is prevalent in the Malaysian culture especially during major festivals and celebrations. The Open House started off with a welcoming speech …

U21 ECR Workshop: The Future of International Higher Education [Part 1]

In commemoration of its 10th anniversary, the University of Nottingham China Campus hosted a Universitias 21 (U21) interdisciplinary workshop on the future of international higher education. The workshop was held on 1st November 2014 with over 60 people in attendance, including two of our PhD students who won the travel prize competition. The competition which was …

U21 3MT® Voting Closes Today

The 2014 U21 Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) People’s Choice voting closes TODAY (Monday, October 20th, 2014) at 7pm. If you have yet to cast your vote for Nottingham’s representative, Reza, kindly do so at: http://www.u213mt.com before the 7pm deadline tonight.

Commonwealth Summer School 2014 – Closing Ceremony

The 4th Commonwealth Summer School had its closing ceremony on Saturday, 23rd August 2014 at The Prince Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. The ceremony was graced by Professor Christine Ennew, Provost and CEO, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Prize giving ceremony was up next with the announcement of the winners of the World Trade Game (held at …

Commonwealth Summer School 2014 – Group Poster Preparation & Presentation

One of the highlights of the 4th Commonwealth Summer School was the group poster preparation and presentation by the delegates. The delegates were grouped into a total of eight groups and each group was tasked to create an academic poster to correspond with the theme of their respective group. A workshop entitled “Presentation Skills and …

Commonwealth Summer School 2014 – Official Opening, Lectures, Field Trips & More…

The 4th Commonwealth Summer School was held in the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) on 17 – 24 August 2014. It brought together a total of 34 delegates from 18 commonwealth countries. Many exciting and stimulating activities were arranged for the delegates to experience Malaysia in addition to a series of lectures, workshops, group work …

Commonwealth Summer School 2014

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) is pleased to partner with the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) in hosting the 4th Commonwealth Summer School on 17 – 24 August 2014. The ACU is the world’s first and oldest international university network, established in 1913. A UK-registered charity, the ACU has over 500 member institutions in …

RTAD: External Involvement

External Training by Dr Christopher Hill Research Training and Academic Development (RTAD) at UNMC offers a range of training courses, programmes and activities for the postgraduate community not only internally, but externally to other institutions. RTAD offers a series of international workshops, research training courses and continual professional development opportunities that focus on student and …