Scholarships for online students

If you were born and live in one of the following countries, you are entitled to a scholarship with the University of Derby Online Learning which will provide a 20% reduction on the full course fees on our online undergraduate and postgraduate degrees:

List of courses eligible for the 20% scholarship

The following undergraduate courses are eligible:

Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) BA (Hons)

Business and Management BSc (Hons)

Business and Management (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Cognitive Behavioural Studies and Skills University Advanced Diploma

Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic Approaches (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Computing and Information Technologies (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Computing and Information Technologies University Advanced Diploma

Counselling Studies and Skills University Diploma

English for Academic Purposes Certificate of Credit

Environmental Impact Assessment Certificate of Credit

Exercise Psychology Certificate of Credit

Foundation Certificate in Higher Education

Health and Social Care Studies Certificate of Credit

Health and Social Care Diploma of Higher Education

Hospitality Business Management University Diploma

Integrative Health and Social Care (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

International Environmental Policy and Law Certificate of Credit

International Hospitality Business Management (Top-Up) BA (Hons)

International Hospitality Business Management University Advanced Diploma

Introduction to Maths in Preparation for Higher Education Certificate of Credit

Management Accounting (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Nursing Studies (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Perioperative Practice (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

Psychology BSc (Hons)

Psychology University Certificate

Sports Psychology Certificate of Credit

Study Skills in Higher Education Certificate of Credit

Sustainable Business Management Certificate of Credit

Technical English Certificate of Credit

Tools for Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Problems Certificate of Credit

Important: The scholarship only applies to new learners on our undergraduate and postgraduate courses which are credit bearing. It does not apply to UDOL CPD/professional development courses or University of Derby (on-campus) programmes.

How to gain the 20% fee reduction

Have a look at the list of eligible courses. If you find a course that interests you, complete the application form. The 20% fee reduction will be applied at the point of enrolment and is applicable to full course fees. You will need to provide evidence of residency with your application, eg photographic ID such as a passport, a copy of your birth certificate, and valid proof of your current address, eg a utility bill, bank statement or tenancy agreement.

If you need any further assistance or have questions, please speak to an advisor on +44 (0)1332 594000 or email udolenquiries@derby.ac.uk.

Frequently asked questions

The 20% fee reduction will be applied at the point of enrolment and is applicable to full course fees. You will need to provide evidence of residency with your application.

Examples of evidence required are as follows:

  • a form of photographic identification, eg a passport
  • a copy of your birth certificate
  • valid proof of your address, eg a utility bill or bank statement, or a tenancy agreement

Please complete and submit your application using our online application form and our admissions advisors will confirm if you meet the criteria.

If you have already made an application then please contact our admissions team on onlineadmissions@derby.ac.uk.