Welcome
students
from Europe

Welcome to the University of Derby, an ambitious, modern university in the heart of the UK. Our students come from all over the world, and we are proud to have a large community of European students.

Here you can find all the important information you’ll need about applying to study at Derby, including entry requirements, tuition fees, funding, and how to get in touch with us.

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Our next Postgraduate Digital Event is on Thursday 4 November, 10.30am to 4pm UK time. At this online drop-in event you will be able to chat to our teaching staff and current postgraduate students.

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Funding for EU Students

To help with the cost of your studies, we are offering a new EU Transition Bursary. This is part of a range of scholarships and discounts available to you.

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Why choose Derby?

Make Derby your choice and you will study at a UK university that:

International student Ioana Batcu

Derby is all a paradox; it’s compact but versatile, the ideal city size. Located in the Midlands, it’s known as the heart of the UK, so you can explore the rest of the country. Just get in the car, jump on the bus or take the train to start your new adventure.

Ioana Batcu
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Where is Derby?

An animated video about where the University of Derby is located in the heart of England.

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EU Transition Bursary and post-Brexit webinar

Mikaela Green and recent graduate Barbora Horackova explain what to do to complete your application to study in the UK and what you have to look forward to when coming to the University of Derby.

Mikaela and Barbora

View EU Transition Bursary and post-Brexit webinar video transcript

Benas from Lithuania

Labas! Welcome from Derby. I hope you are excited to be moving here. Be sure to look into our societies and clubs, nightlife and the city itself. Most of the time there is way more happening than is visible at first glance!

Benas Ruzgys
Current student from Lithuania
Ioana from Romania

Hola and welcome! Starting university might feel overwhelming at first, but once you settle in – attend events, join a society and find your friends, your university experience will be completely elevated. Just say “YES” and see where it takes you!

Ioana Batcu
Current student from Romania

General entry requirements

Here you can find details of the general entry requirements if you are from Europe. If you have specific questions about your qualifications you can contact our international recruitment officer.

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 15

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 15

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 16 (80%)

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 16 (80%)

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 16.5 (82%)

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 16.5 (82%)

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 17 (85%)

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 17.5 (87%)

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion with a grade of 18 (90%)

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires score of 82%

Accepted English Language Alternatives - Students who graduate from the English medium schools will not be asked to provide IELTS.

We will honour the UK home status fees of £9,250 per year for Cyprus soldiers who are currently on mandatory military duty in 2020/21 that enrol on a University of Derby undergraduate degree in the academic year 2021/22.

 

Postgraduate

Ptychio degree from a Higher Education Institution

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 4

72 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 4

80 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 3.5

88 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 3.5

96 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 3

104 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 3

112 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 3

120 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 2

128 Tariff Point - Pass Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with average grade of 2

Other entry criteria - Matura results: Excellent - 1, Commendable - 2, Good - 3, Sufficient - 4

Accepted English Language Alternatives - Grade 2 at B2 Level in English in lieu of IELTS 6.0/6.5 from the Czech maturitni. We will accept the TESA from candidates applying through Study Abroad Advising Centre (Unilink) in lieu of IELTS; results will be provided in IELTS format.

Postgraduate

Bakalar degree (awarded from 2002) or Magistr (formerly Absolvent Vysoké Skoly) / Professional title (before 2002) - Pre 2002 grade 1 or Vyborny (Excellent) / Post 2004 grade A or 1 or Vyborny (Excellent) = 1st, Pre 2002 grade 2 or Velmi dobry (Very Good) / Post 2004 grade B or 1.5 or Velmi dobry (Very Good) = 2:1, Pre 2002 grade 3 or Dobry (Good) / Post 2004 grade C-D or 2 - 2.5 or Dobry (Good) = 2:2

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 3

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 3

80 Tariff Point -  Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 4

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 4

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 4

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 4

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 4

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 5

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen with 5

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires 4

Accepted English Language Alternatives - We will accept a grade 4 in English as an alternative to IELTS 6.0

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  13.1 to 16

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  13.1 to 16

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  13.1 to 16

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  13.1 to 16

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  13.1 to 16

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  16.1 to 18

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  16.1 to 18

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  18.1 to 20

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Apolytirion or Ptychio with an overall grade of  18.1 to 20

Other entry criteria - 16.1 to 18 is required grade for any pre-requisite subjects. We are able to accept students onto first year of a degree with an overall grade of 50% on the Network Foundation from Greece (or 60% if they go onto a course with 120 UCAS points)

Accepted English Language Alternatives - ONLY for Network Foundation applicants: We accept 60% in English in lieu of IELTS or other SELT

Postgraduate

Ptychio (Bachelor) degree awarded by an AEI - Ἀριστα (Excellent) or 8.50-10.00 = 1st, Λίαν Καλώς (Very Good) or 6.50-8.49 = 2:1, Καλώς (Good) or 5.00-6.49 = 2.2

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 60

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 60

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 65

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 65

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 70

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 70

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 70

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 75

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Diplom di Esame di Stato with an overall grade of 80

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires grade 7

Postgraduate

Diploma accademico di primo livello - 110 con lode = 1st, 101 = 2:1, 91 = 2:2

Diploma di Laurea (2002-) - 110 con lode = 1st, 101 = 2:1, 91 = 2:2

Diploma di Mediatore Linguistico - 110 con lode = 1st, 101 = 2:1, 91 = 2:2

Licenza di Accademia di Belle Arti (to be assessed on a case-by-case basis)

Diploma di Laurea (Vecchio Ordinamento) - 110 con lode = 1st, 101 = 2:1, 91 = 2:2

 

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 6

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 6

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 6.5

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 6.5

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 7

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 7

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 7

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 8

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Latvian Atestats with an overall average grade of 8

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires grade 7 at advanced level

Accepted English Language Alternatives - Atestats grade 8 or above or 70-94% in English Language in lieu of IELTS 6.0

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 6 

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 6 

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 6.5

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 6.5

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 7

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 7 

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 7

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 8

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Brandos Atestatas with a minimum overall average grade of 9

Other entry criteria - Maths, Maths with Education, and Maths with Computing ask for Maths 8 at Advanced Level or over 50% in State Exam

Accepted English Language Alternatives - English Language at 8 or 9 at advanced level or over 50% or 60% at State Exam Level

Postgraduate

Bakalauras, Bachelor degree (awarded from 2001) - grade 5 (1-5 scale) or 10 (1-10 scale) = 1st, grade 4 (1-5 scale) or 9 (1-10 scale) = 2:1, grade 4 (1-5 scale) or 8 (1-10 scale) = 2:2

Profesinis Bakalauras, Professional Bachelor degree (awarded from 2001) - grade 5 (1-5 scale) or 10 (1-10 scale) = 1st, grade 4 (1-5 scale) or 9 (1-10 scale) = 2:1, grade 4 (1-5 scale) or 8 (1-10 scale) = 2:2

Magistras (pre 2001) - grade 4 (1-5 scale) or 8 (1-10 scale) = 2:2

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School)

72 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School)

80 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School)

88 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School)

96 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with a minimum score of 3.5 or God Kompetanse

104 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with a minimum score of 3.5 or God Kompetanse

112 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with a minimum score of 3.5 or God Kompetanse

120 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with a minimum score of 3.5 or God Kompetanse

128 Tariff Point - Successfully pass Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with a minimum score of 3.5 or God Kompetanse

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires a score of 4

Accepted English Language Alternatives - Minimum score of 4 in the Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School)

Postgraduate

Bachelorgrad (from 2003) - grade A = 1st, C+ = 2:1, E+ = 2:2

Candidatus Magisterii - grade 1.5-1.0 = 1st, 2.5-1.6 = 2:1, 3.2-2.6 = 2:2

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura- Students need 3 subjects+1 other and need Polish, a foreign language and Maths only at basic level.  Anyone doing extended level is doing extra and needs 30%. Students can do additional subjects which may be relevant to degree.

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 40%

80 Tariff Point -  Pass the Matura with average grade of 40%

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 50%

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 50%

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 50%

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 55%

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 60%

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Matura with average grade of 60%

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires 50%

Accepted English Language Alternatives - 60% in oral English with 85% written English basic level or 60% in oral English with 60% in written English at extended level

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 12

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 12

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 12

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 12

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 13

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 14

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 14

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 14

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Diploma de Ensino Secundario with minimum overall average of 15

Other entry criteria - If completed Professional Course of Tourism Technician from EPAD, can go into year 2 of Hospitality Management BA or Tourism Management BA

Accepted English Language Alternatives - We accept Grade 16 or above in English in the Diploma de Ensino Secundario or pass the Derby English Language Test (DELT) in lieu of IELTS or other SELT

Postgraduate

Licenciado - grade 18 = 1st, 16 = 2:1, 14 = 2:2

Diploma de Estudos Superiores Especializados (DESE) - grade 18 = 1st, 16 = 2:1, 14 = 2:2

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 4

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3.5

80 Tariff Point -  Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3.5

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3.5

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 3

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 2

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Slovakia Maturitna Skuske/Maturita with 2

Other entry criteria - Please note that this qual is graded 5-1 with 1 being the highest score.  Anything scored at 3/2 or less is acceptable.Matura results: 1 – Excellent, 2 – Commendable, 3 – Good, 4 – Sufficient

Accepted English Language Alternatives - Including English Language at B2 Level - Grade 2. We will accept the TESA from candidates applying through Study Abroad Advising Centre (Unilink) in lieu of IELTS; results will be provided in IELTS format.

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5 to 5.49

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5 to 5.49

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5.5 to 6

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 5.5 to 6

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 6 to 6.9

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 6 to 6.9

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Titulo de Bachillerato with a minimum overall average grade of 6.9+

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires 5.5

Undergraduate

64 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of D (12-13.5 points)

72 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of D (12-13.5 points)

80 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of D (12-13.5 points)

88 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of D (12-13.5 points)

96 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of C (14.5-15.5 points)

104 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of C (14.5-15.5 points)

112 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of C (15.5-16.5 points)

120 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of B (16.5-17.5 points)

128 Tariff Point - Pass the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with an average grade of B (17.5-18.5 points)

Other entry criteria - Subject specific requires grade C

Accepted English Language Alternatives – We will accept a grade C in English as an alternative to IELTS 6.0/6.5

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English language test requirements for September 2021 entry

Are you concerned about being able to provide English language requirements? While the current situation continues, we will temporarily accept some alternatives to the standard IELTS test for most courses.

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Tuition fees

If you are planning to join us from September 2021, you will be part of our international student community and pay international fees. Below is a summary of our annual tuition fees for EU students starting courses in 2021/22 academic year before any scholarship,bursary or discount has been applied. 

Course level£ UK
Foundation £14,045
Undergraduate £14,045
Postgraduate £14,700
MBA £15,450
MBA Global Block £19,800
DBA £27,000

* Some course fees may vary so please check the course webpage for details.

Scholarships for students from Europe

To support our students from the EU, we are offering a new EU Transition Bursary. This contributes £4,500 towards your full annual tuition fee, helping to make study with us more affordable for you. We are offering this bursary to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught students starting their course with us in September 2021 or January 2022.

You may also be eligible for our scholarships and discounts, which offer a reduction in fees during your first year of study. You can apply for some scholarships once you have an offer from us; others will be automatically awarded if you are eligible.

Discounts are not available for postgraduate research, online studies, foundation and pre-sessional language programmes.

Please see our terms and conditions.

Here are our current scholarships for 2021/22:

£4,500 to eligible undergraduate and postgraduate taught students from the EU, starting their course in September 2021 or January 2022. You will receive a £4,500 contribution to your tuition fees at the start of each year, up to a maximum of three years.

You do not need to apply for this bursary and our admissions team may contact you to confirm your eligibility.

Please read our terms and conditions for full details.

If you receive the EU Transition Bursary you will not be eligible for the £2,000 postgraduate scholarship, however other scholarships and discounts may still apply.

One full year’s tuition fees to a limited number of exceptional undergraduate and postgraduate international students.

You will need to achieve high academic results exceeding the entry criteria for the course and demonstrate exceptional achievements in extracurricular activity, either in your own time or through your employment in the last two years in your personal statement.

You can only apply for this scholarship once you have an offer from us. Please read our terms and conditions for full details.

£5,000 scholarship to a limited number of eligible undergraduate and postgraduate international students who can demonstrate excellence in their application.

You will need to achieve high academic results exceeding the entry criteria for the course and demonstrate excellence in extracurricular activity, either in your own time or through your employment in the last two years in your personal statement.

You can only apply for this scholarship once you have an offer from us.

£1,500 scholarship to a limited number of eligible undergraduate and postgraduate international students from selected European countries (Cyprus, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland) who have demonstrated high achievement.

You will need to achieve high academic results exceeding the entry criteria for the course and demonstrate a good understanding of your chosen subject area, previous experience in the field and clear aims and objectives for the future in your personal statement.

You do not need to apply separately for this scholarship as it will be automatically applied if you are eligible.

£2,000 scholarship for all eligible international students studying a postgraduate taught programme (PGT).*

You do not need to apply for this scholarship and your fees will be reduced if you are eligible. Our admissions team may contact you to confirm your eligibility.

Please read our terms and conditions for full details.

*Postgraduate Scholarships are not available for students studying with the University of Derby Online Learning, this is only available to students studying on-campus.

We offer a number of sports scholarships that are also available to international students.

Find out more about our sports scholarships

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Sim (Madalin Simeria)
Senior International Officer

Contact Sim if you want to know more about what it's like to live and study in Derby or have any questions about making an application.

Email
M.Simeria@derby.ac.uk

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Chat to our students

Want to know more about what it's like to be an international student at the University of Derby? Chat to one of our online ambassadors to find out more about life at Derby.

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Weronika came to the UK from Poland. She came to the University of Derby through a Sports Scholarships and has just graduated with a MSc in Marketing Management. In her vlog she shares with you more about her move to the UK and her thoughts on Derby city.

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Iveta Nikandrovaite always wanted to study in the UK, so made it happen. Here she shares her experience of being a student and living with other Lithuanian students.

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No matter how far away you're coming from, joining a society can help you to meet people who share the same hobbies or interests as you. Ioannis from Greece, tells us about his experience.

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