All figures on this page are from the 2013/14 academic year. The data is obtained from HESA (Higher Education Statistics Agency) - see www.hesa.ac.uk for more information. Figures are rounded to the nearest 5.
Total number of students
- 16,185 Higher Education students based in the UK
- 5,750 Higher Education students based at overseas franchised institutions
- 4,835 Further Education students
- 16:1 student to staff ratio (UK Higher Education)
The following figures relate to the UK based Higher Education students only.
|Student population||Full-time||Part-time||All students|
|Age range||Percentage of students|
|30 and over||28%|
|Gender||Percentage of students|
|Area||Percentage of students|
|Rest of England||43%|
|Other European Union||4%|
|Student type||Percentage of students|
|Students without a disability||88%|
|Students with a disability||12%|
|Ethnic group||Percentage of students*|
|Asian or Asian British||7%|
|Black or Black British||7%|
*Percentages exclude students whose ethnicity is not reported
86% of Derby's students said they were satisfied or highly satisfied with their course (National Student Survey 2014).
Destinations of Leavers
96.7% of Derby's graduates from full-time first degree courses in the 2012/13 academic year were employed or undertaking further study six months after graduation. This figure is obtained through the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey.
om Higher Education (DLHE) survey.