Alumni Laureate Awards


Do you know any alumni who have achieved excellence in their chosen field or made outstanding contributions to society? Our Alumni Laureate Awards  recognise the outstanding achievements of our alumni. Our 2019 winners received their awards at 2019 Summer Graduation ceremonies, with nominations for our 2020 awards open until Friday 22nd May.



What are the Alumni Laureate Awards? 年度校友奖介绍

Introduced in 2007, our Alumni Laureate Awards celebrate former Nottingham students who have gone on to achieve excellence in their chosen field. They are given to alumni in the UK and around the world who have made an outstanding contribution to their community, stimulated new ideas and services, or shown exceptional dedication, creativity and leadership. These awards are a celebration of our alumni community and demonstrate the amazing things that can be achieved with a University of Nottingham education.

Award categories 奖项类别

Recent Graduate Award - alumni who have graduated since 2010 will be eligible for nomination for this award.

Special Excellence Award(s) - Examples include in recognition of sporting achievement, international work, contribution to the arts and the local community

The Lifetime Achievement Award - to recognise alumni who have demonstrated special excellence over an extended period of time.

UNNC Alumni of the Year - to recognise alumni of University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).

You can view the full eligibility criteria here (PDF)

2020 Winners 2020获奖人

Lin SHAN (Chemical Engineering, 2014), Market Insight and Innovation Manager in APAC

Salim Mbarouk SALIM (Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management, 2018), CEO & Founder of  SPHOUSING COMPANY LIMITED (T)

Zheng TANG (Finance, Accounting and Management, 2015)



Boyi ZHANG (Product, Design and Manufacture, 2018) 



Song Guan (International Business Management, 2015




Peidong WU (Environmental Engineering, 2017) 


Zhuo WANG (Chemical Engineering, 2017) 


Nominations have closed for this year. Keep an eye out later next year for your 2021 winners!

2019 Winners 2019获奖人

The official awards presentation took place on 2019 Summer Graduation Ceremonies in Ningbo. The 2019 winners are:

Yi ZOU (MSc Communication and International Entrepreneurship, 2015)

Co-founder and COO of Monster Guardians, Wuxi,  Jiangsu

UNNC Alumni of the Year



Linzi WANG (BA Hons International Business Economics, 2014)

Mars Wrigley Confectionary, Supplier Quality Assurance Manager, Beijing

UNNC Alumni of the Year



2018 Winners 2018获奖人

 The official awards presentation took place on 2018 Summer Graduation Ceremonies in Ningbo. The 2018 winners are:

Bing WU

Finance, Accounting and Management, 2008

General Manager,

Ningbo Xiecheng Power Tools Co., Ltd.

UNNC Alumni of the Year


Jing TANG (International Business and Management, 2012)

Senior Strategy Officer, China Mobile Hong Kong

Recent Graduate Award

Tang Jing


Yangyang PENG

Finance, Accounting and Management, 2011

Senior Consultant,


UNNC Alumni of the Year



2017 Winners 2017获奖人

We were delighted to announce our 2017 winners, and the official presentation took place on 17th September at On-location events in Ningbo.

Our 2017 winners include:

Yuzhou SUN

International Studies with French, 2013

African Studies Oxford

UNNC Alumni of the Year




Finance, Accounting and Management, 2016

Serve for China (SFC) Executive

UNNC Alumni of the Year