Applying

This section has useful resources for students who are looking to apply as well as teachers and careers advisers who are giving advice to those applying.

More resources for teachers can be found on the Which? University website.

Qualification Reforms

The University of Derby recognises that the education sector is facing a time of high change with both curriculum and qualification reforms. Please see click here for more information on the new UCAS Tariff.

Writing the best UCAS reference

We appreciate that teachers and careers advisors can struggle to write the UCAS reference for their students. That's why, with the help of our Admissions team, we've created the following video. The following Which Guide also offers useful advice for those writing references for UCAS applications.

Advice for nursing applications

In this short video David Foreman, Senior lecturer in pre-qualifying healthcare, talks about what makes a good nursing application.

Personal statement advice

This short video gives some helpful advice for those who are starting to write their personal statements.

Making the most of UCAS exhibitions

In 2016 we hosted the East Midlands UCAS exhibition. Take a look at our video to see what the exhibition was like and to show your students how to make the most of any exhibitions they may be visiting.

This section is regularly updated, please check back for updated resources.

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