Category: Student Life

Three students and a professor at KMUTT in Thailand

Computer Science student Robert headed to Thailand for a month to expand his scientific and mathematic knowledge. 

Birds eye view image of Derby City Centre

Final Year BA (Hons) Journalism student, Johnathan Cowden, provides his advice on the best things to do in Derby.

Image of an individual walking with a suitcase and backpack

Masters Creative Writing student, Medha Godbole, provides her advice on how international students can be prepared for their journey with the University of Derby.

A smiling student holding a grocery bag

Deadline season is upon us, which can create stress for many students balancing university submissions, part-time work and socialising with friends and family. Here's Izzy's advice on how to get back on track.

A Unibus in Derby City Centre

With five years of studying behind her, postgraduate student Lauren shares some of her favourite places in the city for current and future students. 

People on dancefloor of MOSH

Rhian explains how moving to Derby has given her new experiences and places to see. 

Market Place in Derby

Find out what to enjoy and love about Derby city while living and studying here from second year student Liv.

A mug of hot chocolate topped with whipped cream

Close up of Christmas tree baubles

Christmas is just around the corner. If you're considering hosting a Christmas dinner with your friends or flatmates, it could require some planning. Izzy shares a few tips to make this a festive day to remember.

A debit card being used at a cash point

Recent graduate Kyle gives the advice that he wished he'd known on how to budget as a student.