University of Derby

Public University

Derby, United Kingdom

The University of Derby was granted University status in 1992. Prior to that, it was the Derby Diocesan institution for the Training of School mistresses, established in 1851. It is now a public university situated in Derby, England. The University has two campuses – one in Derby, and another in Bux Read more



Highlights of University of Derby

  • Around 1700 international students from around 100 countries study in University of Derby
  • Students are given the opportunity to engage in different part-time paid work which is advertised by The Student Employment Agency.
  • The University of Derby gives significant importance to the physical and mental well-being of students. Students are given access to professional support and therapy which is confidential and free. 
  • The University has invested £200 million pounds over the last ten years to ensure different facilities for students, like a new Stem center, an ultrasound room, a healthcare suite, a Bloomberg Financial Markets, Digital Design Hub, Fine Art Studios, Derby Theatre, Visual Communication Studios, Photography Lab and so on. 
  • International students whose first language is not English, must have an IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all areas. A 56 (60, in the case of postgraduate courses) on the Pearson Test of Academic English, or B2 on the Cambridge English Scale is also accepted. 
  • Scholarships and bursaries may range from £100 to £500 depending on the different criteria. 
  • Full-time Undergraduate students from the UK or EU will need to pay a fee of £9,250 per year, whereas international undergraduate students will incur a fee of £13,250 or £14,250 (in case of Bsc Honors Occupational Therapy) per year. Fees for postgraduate courses vary from course to course and the different facilities required. 

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