Induction and enrolment

Welcome week, induction and enrolment

Airport pick up

We run a free transport service for our international students at the start of term. We can pick you up from the following airports: Heathrow, Manchester and East Midlands.

Welcome Week

We run a welcome week after you arrive, where you can meet new friends and find out more about Derby.

Our Welcome Programme consists of events and workshops, which will enable you to be fully prepared for living and studying in Derby‌. If you arrive after the 19th September then please go to the International Student Centre who will be able to provide you with any information you have missed and what you need to do next.

Derby Induction September 2016

For students in Buxton please go to our International Student Advisor who will welcome you to Buxton.  

Buxton Induction September 2016

Your induction

In the induction sessions you will meet your subject leaders or academic counsellors, and other students on your course. They will help you to choose the right modules for you and give you information about your course.

Your subject leader will discuss your choice of modules with you during your induction.

Enrolling on your course

You will need to enrol on your course to become a registered student at the university.

If you don't enrol, you won't be able to use our facilities or attend lectures, and you won't receive any credit for the work you do.

You must bring these documents with you when you enrol:

Please note that you will not be able to complete your enrolment unless you provide all of the below.

  • your passport and visa
  • your module selection form - completed and signed by your tutor or academic counsellor (you will recieve this during your induction)

 If you're a European Union (EU) undergraduate student, you will also need to bring your confimation letter from the Student Finance Services European Team that confirms that you have a loan or grant to help you to pay your tuition fees.

If you're an exchange student, you will also need to bring the letter that you received from us confirming that you're an exchange student.