Welcome to all our new students

Here's where your journey starts

We'd like to say a big congratulations and welcome to all of our new students joining us this academic year. You'll be contacted directly by your course team.

In this section you'll find your course induction schedule containing your start date/time, location and induction activities (unless otherwise informed directly). Simply enter the name of your course in to the search box below e.g. for BA (Hons) Animation, type ‘Animation’. Your induction schedule will show the campus and site you need to be at, and there’s a handy key below to help you understand the room codes for your sessions.

If your course isn't listed, please email students@derby.ac.uk. Please note that details are correct at the date of publication and we advise you to keep checking back before you arrive.

If you're arriving later than the induction times stated in the search below please get in touch with your Programme Leader as soon as possible. If you're an international student please also contact the International Student Centre.

Stay in touch

To keep up-to-date with what's happening around University, to find information for current students, and if you have any questions, follow us on social media: 

Twitter: @derbyunistudent
Facebook: @derbyunistudent
Instagram: @derbyunistudent

We are in the process of updating all induction timetables for new students starting in January. These schedules will be added to this page in the coming weeks.

If you’re coming directly into Year 2 (Stage 2/Level 5) or 3 (Stage 3/Level 6) search for your programme in the search box below. You may have a specific schedule for your year/stage/level of entry or if one isn’t shown, please follow the schedule that is displayed for new students.

Useful information for Joint Honours students, including subject induction information, can be found on the Joint Honours Welcome Week page.

Alongside your welcome week inductions there are a range of activities in Derby and Buxton that have been created especially for you by the International Student Centre. These are tailored to help you settle in, make friends and fully prepare for living and studying with us in the UK. Information about these activities can be found on their Facebook page.

Derby Campus 

  • E is East Tower, Kedleston Road
  • B is B Block, Kedleston Road
  • T is T Block, Kedleston Road
  • N is North Tower, Kedleston Road
  • K is the Kirtley Building, Kedleston Road
  • OL1 and OL2 are on the balcony above the shops in the Atrium at Kedleston Road
  • Heap Lecture Theatre is down the corridor from Blends Coffee Shop off the Atrium at Kedleston Road
  • MS is our Markeaton Street site
  • MA is our Chandos Pole site
  • OFGS is One Friar Gate Square, our building in the city centre
  • BM is our Britannia Mill site
  • Theatre is our Derby Theatre city centre site in the INTU shopping centre

Buxton Campus 

  • DO is the Dome at Buxton
  • OM is Oaklands Manor at Buxton

Chesterfield

  • ST are the rooms within St Helena campus, in Chesterfield

Induction Schedule

Please use the search facility below to find the induction schedule for your course.

Course Further details
MW2AG MA Visual Communication

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MW4AA MA Applied Theatre and Education

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MX3AC MA Education Part Time

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MX3AJ MA Education Full Time

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MF8AH MSc Environmental Assessment and Control

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MD4AA MSc Conservation Biology

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UB8AK Assistant Practitioner to Radiographer

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H202 BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering

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H234 BEng Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

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N201 BA (Hons) International Business Top-up

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7NU569 Symptom Mangement

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N3N1 BA (Hons) Banking and Finance Top Up Induction Schedule

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H291 BEng Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (Top-Up)

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N128 BA (Hons) International Business and Finance Induction Schedule

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H300 BEng Mechanical Engineering

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MB9DM Evidence Based Psychological Approaches for Children and Young People

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H302 BEng Mechanical Engineering with Industrial Year

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L160 BA (Hons) International Business and Finance Top Up

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H334 BEng Motorsport Engineering

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MY0AF Consolidating Advanced Practice

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N203 BA (Hons) International Business

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H548 BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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H600 BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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UB9AM Practice Certificate Non-Medical Prescribing

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MB9CP Practice Certificate Non-Medical Prescribing

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H603 FdEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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MB9BC Practice Certificate Non-Medical Prescribing

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J901 BEng Manufacturing and Production Engineering

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MN2CS MBA Global Part Time

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K110 BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Venue Design

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21NNP HND Business and Management Part time

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MN4AB MSc Accounting and Finance

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K130 BSc Architectural Technology and Practice

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MM1AE LLM

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K253 BSc Construction Management and Property Development

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MN6AK MSc in Human Resource Management

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MG1AB MSc Computational Mathematics

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MN1AL MSc in Supply Chain Improvement

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MN2CO MBA Global Finance

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MG4AR MSc Cyber Security

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MN3AA MSc International Business and Finance

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MG5AN MSc Advanced Computer Networks

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MN2CN MBA Global Induction Schedule

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MG5AQ MSc Information Technology

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MN2CM MSc International Business and HRM

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MH2AC MSc Building Information Modelling & Project Collaboration

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MN1AA MSc International Business and Marketing

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M14AA MSc Big Data Analysis

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MH3AA MSc Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

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MN1AK MSc International Business

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MK1AA MSc Sustainable Design and Healthy Buildings

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MH6AA MSc Control and Instrumentation

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MN5AL MSc Marketing Management

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MK2AC MSc Civil Engineering and Construction Management

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MH6AB MSc Audio Engineering

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UH3AA Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

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UK1AA University Diploma CAD and BIM (Architecture)

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MH7AH - Advanced Materials and Additive Manufacturing

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MH9AC - Strategic engineering management

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MN2CT - Global finance

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CIPS (UNIAA)

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N200 - BA Business Management, Top Up

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