Nursing (Adult) with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Derby

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( 4.0) 1261 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE B77F
If you have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly on to the Honours degree programme, you can choose to start at Foundation Year stage.The Foundation Year course leads on to the full Adult Nursing degree that is accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council meaning when you graduate, you’ll be eligible to register and practise as a nurse.

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
63rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
89th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
41st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Adult Nursing

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Adult Nursing graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Adult Nursing graduate salary
£22,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Adult Nursing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
50%
Sociology
28%
Biology
24%
Health & Social Care
20%
English Language
15%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
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How Nursing students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 76 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 52%
3 star 21%
2 star 1%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,261 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 52%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Derby
CompUniGuide ranking
89th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Next open day
At the University of Derby, they believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, that can help you get your career off to a great start. They know how important it is to have the best teaching, and are proud to be rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework; but they also offer so much more, with some of the best university facilities in the country, opportunities for industry experience and practical, hands-on learning to make your studies relevant to life after graduation. To help broaden your horizons, they offer a wide range of opportunities to study abroad, whatever your subject – a great way to experience a different culture, meet new people and add to your CV. Open days Derby hold Open Days throughout the year, giving you plenty of opportunity to come and explore.

Where you'll study

University of Derby

Kedleston Road
Derby
DE22 1GB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.8 miles away

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