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Town Rural

UCAS code: D39

Located in the heart of England, we are the only university in Derby and Derbyshire. We offer industry-relevant, expert teaching, study and research. Our strong industry links, expert academics and real-world classroom facilities equip and prepare our students to fulfil their potential, whatever their background. A top 50 University in The Guardian University Guide 2023.
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Sporty

68%

MED

Creative

63%

MED

Political

46%

LOW

Varied union activities

72%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

58%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £19.5k MED
% of graduates in work or further study 97% MED
Student satisfaction score 78%

Number of students

20,945

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

75%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

24%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

40%

of students are male

Young / Mature

49%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

10%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

358 comments (85 students)

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