Student statistics

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All figures on this page are from the 2012/13 academic year. The data is obtained from HESA (Higher Education Statistics Agency) - see www.hesa.ac.uk for more information. All figures are rounded to the nearest 5.

Total number of students

The following figures relate to the UK based Higher Education students only.

Student breakdown

Student Population

  Full Time   

   Part Time  

 

   All Students  

Undergraduate

9,545

3,330

13,595

Postgraduate (taught)

675

1,940

2,615

Postgraduate (research)

40

40

80

Total

10,595

5,310

16,290

Student demographics

Age

Age rangePercentage of students
Under 2137%
21-2423%
25-2911%
30 and over29%

Gender

GenderPercentage of students
Female56%
Male44%

Domicile

AreaPercentage of students
East Midlands47%
Rest of England42%
Wales1%
Scotland1%
Northern Ireland<1%
Other European Union3%
Other overseas5%

Disability

Student typePercentage of students
Students without a disability89%
Students with a disability11%

Ethnicity

Ethnic groupPercentage of students*
White ethnicity84%
Asian or Asian British7%
Black or Black British7%
Mixed ethnicity3%

*Percentages exclude students whose ethnicity is not reported

Student Satisfaction

86% of Derby's students agreed that they were satisfied their course (National Student Suvey 2013).

Destinations of Leavers

96.1% of Derby's graduates from full time first degree courses the 2011/12 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.

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