Once you're here
Useful information for your first few weeks
Welcome week, induction and enrolment at the start of your first semester.
Find your way around all our sites and download floorplans for the Derby and Buxton campuses.
If you are a Relevant Foreign National and you have been admitted to the UK with leave to remain for more than six months, you will need to register with the UK police.
Before you come to the UK you must: calculate how much money you think you will need, and know where your money will come from.
In the UK we have a National Health Service (NHS) that provides free medical treatment to permanent residents.
Casual work is generally easy to find, but you shouldn't rely on it to support yourself, especially if you're from outside the EEA.
It's easy to get a UK SIM card, or sign up to a UK mobile phone contract. When you get here, you will probably want to use a UK SIM card in your mobile phone.
If you need information and guidance about your career, our Career Development Centre will be able to help you.
If you're entering the UK on a Tier 4 visa, you must understand the conditions attached to it.