University of Derby
Derby | East Midlands
Ucas code: D39
What students say about this university987 comments (274 students)
It exceeded expectations in terms of socialising and meeting new people.Report
I live at home, so it is quite different for meReport
So many different societies to join, very easy to then make friends durign first year. course content has been very interesting...
So many different societies to join, very easy to then make friends durign first year. course content has been very interesting in regards to module options over my time in the geography department.×
Quite reasonable amount of teaching, but would prefer more teaching given so you don't need to study so much at home. It seems...
Quite reasonable amount of teaching, but would prefer more teaching given so you don't need to study so much at home. It seems that a course content is quite dated and needs refreshing. I would personally prefer more innovative and creative teaching personnel.×
The labs close at 9pm and the library at around 10pm which is ridiculous for students, especially in the final weeks!Report
Replying on a 1 to 1 basis to help rather than everyoneReport
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction86%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students15,935
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate83%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time32%
of students are part-time
Male / Female56%
of students are female
Young / Mature25%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK8%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction64%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
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