My Derby Journey

Find out everything you need to know about the University of Derby by exploring our hub for students who are looking to join us. This hub will be kept up to date with the latest information, and we will be in regular contact with you throughout your journey.

Welcome

If you're a new student, find out what you need to know before you arrive, including information about accommodation and enrolment and induction, as well as useful information about what to expect in your first few weeks.

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Our Facebook group

We’ve set up a Facebook group for those who are considering studying with us. Join now so you can start to make friends and have conversations before you get here.

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Accommodation

Our award-winning halls of residence are just a short walk from our campus and a great place to make friends and settle into University life.

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Halls of Residence

City of Derby

Whatever you love doing, you’ll find plenty of choice in Derby and beyond. Nightlife, outdoors, sport, culture, places to unwind – Derby has something for everyone.

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Connect with us

We’ve set up a Facebook group for those who are considering studying with us. Join now so you can start to make friends and have conversations before you get here.

Make it Real
at Derby

Our students, graduates and staff are people just like you. And they are making an impact in our region and around the world by using their knowledge and skills to drive innovation and change. You can be part of that story.

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