Category: Student Life

Graduation hats being thrown into the sky.

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

Kameron Lord joined fellow students and members of staff on a journey to Iceland as part of the University's International Travel Awards. Kameron shares some of the amazing things they experienced along on the trip.

Derby Cycling club at BUCS

At the recent British University and College Sports (BUCS) Track Cycling Championships, which were held on the 18 and 19 November 2017 at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester, the University of Derby Cycling Club (UDCC) had its most successful competition since first forming in 2014.

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Once you've applied to university you'll start to get offers and can narrow down your choices at applicant days. Find out how to get the most from them

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Drumsound and Bassline Smith artist, Benjamin Wiggett, explains why he chose to study BSc (Hons) Music Technology and Production at the University of Derby