WELCOME STUDENTS FROM THAILAND

As a student from Thailand, 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 209,164 in Thai Baht - 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 209,164 in Thai Baht - 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 125,498 in Thai Baht - 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 125,498 in Thai Baht - 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 83,665 in Thai Baht - please be aware that exchange rates vary.

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

Find out more 

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 20,916 in Thai Baht - 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 Thai Baht – please be aware that exchange rates vary.

Occupational Therapy courses are charged at a higher fee, which is shown separately.

 

Course level

£UK

Thai Baht

Undergraduate

£13,250

554,566

Postgraduate

£14,250

596,420

Occupational Therapy undergraduate

£14,250

596,420

Occupational Therapy postgraduate

£17,250

722,406

General entry requirements

  • Advanced Diplomas with a GPA of 2.3 are considered on a case-by-case basis for advance standing onto bachelors courses. Students can be accepted onto the second year of bachelors courses at the programme leader’s discretion
  • IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required*

*Some courses may require higher IELTS scores; please refer to the individual course requirements for further information.

  • Students who have completed a degree with a minimum of four years from a NARIC or government recognised institution can normally be considered for admission onto a masters degree
  • IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required*

*Some courses may require higher IELTS scores; please refer to the individual course requirements for further information.

Pre-sessional English courses:

  • 5 Weeks = £1,440 (approx 59,449 Thai Baht)
  • 8 Weeks = £2,880 (approx 118,899 Thai Baht)
  • 12 Weeks = £4,320 (approx 178,349 Thai Baht)

Find out more

Some qualifications grant exemption from standard English language requirements.

For more information and advice about entry requirements contact us.

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