Welcome students from India

As a student from India, you could be eligible for one of our scholarships and discounts, offering a reduction in fees during your first year of study.

You don’t need to apply separately for these – we make our decision based on your application to study with us. Check our full terms and conditions.

Here is a list of our scholarships that are available to international students starting in September 2019:

You must be applying for a full-time degree. Applications for postgraduate research, online studies, foundation and pre-sessional language programmes are not eligible for a discount or scholarship.

We pay 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.

£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.

£5,000 is roughly 455,764.50 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

£5,000 scholarship to a limited number of eligible postgraduate international students on the MBA course.

You will have evidence of high leadership skills in previous or current work experience and have achieved high academic results exceeding the entry criteria for the course.

£5,000 is roughly 455,764.50 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

£3,000 scholarship to a limited number of eligible undergraduate and postgraduate international students from the following countries who have demonstrated high achievement:

  • SE Asia (Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia)
  • China (including Hong Kong)
  • South Asia (India, Pakistan)
  • Africa

If you are from a country not listed above, you may still be awarded a scholarship at the discretion of the University.

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.

£3,000 is roughly 273,458.70 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

£3,000 scholarship to a limited number of eligible undergraduate and postgraduate international students for selected courses taught at the Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism based at our Buxton Campus.

You will need to achieve high academic results exceeding the entry criteria for the course and demonstrate excellence, knowledge and experience in your proposed field of study in your personal statement.

£3,000 is roughly 273,458.70 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

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

£2,000 is roughly 182,305.80 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

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

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We also offer the following discounts to international students:

Early Bird Discount

£500 discount to eligible undergraduate and postgraduate international students who pay the tuition fees in full by the time of enrolment.

Masters Alumni Discount

£500 discount to eligible postgraduate taught international students who have completed a bachelor degree at the University of Derby.

£500 is roughly 45,576.45 in Indian Rupees - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

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Tuition fees

Below is a summary of our annual tuition fees, before any scholarship or discount has been applied. They are shown in UK pounds and the rough equivalent in Indian rupees – please be aware that exchange rates vary.

Occupational Therapy courses are charged at a higher fee, which is shown separately. Please be aware that exchange rates vary.

 

Course level

£UK

Indian rupees

Undergraduate

£13,250

1,207,000

Postgraduate

£14,250

1,367,000

Occupational Therapy undergraduate

£14,250

1,351,000

Occupational Therapy postgraduate

£17,250

1,635,400

General entry requirements

  • Students with a minimum average of 65% in Standard XII/ Intermediate Examination/Higher Secondary Examination can usually be considered for direct entrance to bachelors courses
  • Diplomas with a minimum score of 60% will be considered on a case-by-case basis for advance standing onto bachelors courses. Students can be accepted onto the final year of bachelors degrees at the programme leader’s discretion
  • Bachelors degrees from institutions recognised by NARIC or government recognised institutions
  • Requirements will vary depending on recognition of institution and scoring system used. Applications are considered on a case-by-case basis
  • A score of 60% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1; a score of 50% is considered comparable to a UK 2:2 plus work experience

IELTS for UKVI at the required score for your chosen course, as indicated on the course page. The IELTS test report form should bear a valid UKVI number and the test must be no older than two years old.

For more information and advice about entry requirements contact us.

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