The Proposed University for the East Midlands


THE movement for securing a charter for University College, Nottingham, with the view of making the College the seat of a University for the East Midlands, has been carried further forward an important stage. A large conference of representatives of the counties of Derby, Leicester, Lincoln, Northampton, Nottingham, and Rutland was held in the Grand Jury Room of the Guildhall, Nottingham, on Thursday, January 9. The Duke of Portland, who is the president, of University College, took the chair, and the meeting included representatives of the leading civic and educational bodies and institutions throughout the whole area.


Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

GRANGER, F. The Proposed University for the East Midlands . Nature 102, 467–468 (1919).

Download citation


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.