Category: Student Life

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Gareth Hughes, Psychotherapist and Research Lead at the University of Derby, gives tips to parents to help their children when they first start university.

With the release of the National Student Survey results, Professor Malcolm Todd, Provost (Academic) at the University of Derby, discusses student feedback.

Antonia Fox from our Admissions team gives advice and top tips on what to you can expect when you call our Clearing hotline on results day 2018.

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Student, Maryam Adesoji, tells her Clearing experience and explains how she went from not submitting her application to securing her place on results day. 

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Student, Beth Morris, gives an insight into her experience of transferring university and why she chose to transfer after taking a year out to complete a work placement

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We explain what Fast track to Clearing really means, how it could be of benefit to you for results day 2018 and how you can register.

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Dan West, Head of the Equality and Social Mobility Unit at the University of Derby, considers why more students are choosing to commute to university, the impact of this, and why higher education providers should take note.

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Sophie Gower talks us through her decision to go to university and why she changed her mind after considering that university wasn't for her

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Dr Ian Turner explains what a foundation year is and how study on one can help you to build a strong foundation on which to build your career on.