University of Derby International Student Centre

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University of Derby International Student Centre

International Student Centre opening times

  • Monday to Thursday: 9.00am-5.00pm
  • Friday: 9.00am-4.30pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed

You can contact us by phone on +44 (0) 1332 591616 or email internationalstudentcentre@derby.ac.uk.

We can help with:

  • Visas and immigration
  • Welfare
  • International Student Letter Request Form

At the International Student Centre (ISC) we’re very pleased to welcome back returning students to Derby as well as welcoming new students.

The ISC aims to work with all our international students to provide a broad range of services from providing letters for visas and banks as well as helping you to settle in the UK and make new friends whilst you’re here.

We hope to build on the good relationships we’ve already made with you and we welcome any feedback that will help us to continue to develop the services we offer.

All the team are here to support you during your time at the University.  We can help you with your issues or concerns in many areas including British culture, immigration, your student visa, finance, working and adapting to life in the UK, and personal and welfare problems.

A wide range of support

There is a clear link between your wellbeing and academic success. To give you the best chance of succeeding, we provide a wide range of face to face, telephone and online support.

2016 International Student Barometer Results

  • The University of Derby was ranked 2nd most recommended UK Modern University in the International Student Barometer 2016*
  • The University of Derby was ranked a top 5 UK Modern University in the International Student Barometer for overall learning experience *
  • The University of Derby was ranked a top 5 UK Modern University in the International Student Barometer overall living experience*
  • The University of Derby was ranked a top 5 UK Modern University in the International Student Barometer overall support experience*
  • The University of Derby was ranked number 5 for International Student Centre Support in the world in the International Student Barometer*
  • The University of Derby was ranked in the top quartile of UK ISB Universities for quality lectures and employability in the International Student Barometer *
  • The University of Derby was ranked the 1st UK Modern University for accommodation quality in the International Student Barometer *
  • The University of Derby was ranked a top 5 UK Modern University in the International Student Barometer for Multi-Faith provision*