Derby College offers vocational and academic courses from Levels 1 to 4 for international students. Both Further and Higher Education options are available, as well as English Language courses, corporate training packages for international businesses and short study tours.
Further Education courses for international students include A Levels and vocational courses such as BTECs and NVQs.
International learners can choose from 1,000 courses in subjects including Agriculture, Business, Care, Engineering, Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy, Horse Care, IT, Languages, Leisure and Tourism, Retail, Science and Sport.
Derby College also offers an excellent range of Higher Education courses - including Foundation Degrees, Higher National Certificates and Higher National Diplomas. One of our most popular Higher Education courses for international students is the HNC/D in Business.
Accesses to Higher Education courses, as well as other specialist Access courses in teaching, nursing and social work are also available.
Derby College is currently developing links with Higher Education institutions in the USA. What better way to boost your CV than studying with Derby College in the UK and then studying towards your degree in the USA.
The International Team at Derby College can also help organisations gain a competitive advantage through bespoke business training solutions.
Please contact one of our team to discuss your organisation's requirements.
Short Study Tours from between one to eight weeks can be arranged for small groups of international students.
A tailor-made package can mix cultural visits with ESOL or English Language lessons and other relevant activities and excursions.
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) is delivered from a complete beginner level to the equivalent of a GCSE A-C level.
If you already have an IELTS score of 4.0 or higher we can offer you a B2 or C1 English course which will help you to achieve a higher level of IELTS certificate through the awarding body of University of Cambridge ESOL. English Language Preparation programme information
How to Apply
To apply to be an international student at Derby College you can complete the application form, this form can also be used to send an enquiry to the Derby College International Team or to submit copies of any academic certificates or residency document.