Visit us and see for yourself what it’s like to study here. Chat to our students, meet the teaching team and explore the campus.

Visit us and see for yourself what it’s like to study here. Chat to our students, meet the teaching team and explore the campus.

Explore our approach to research and its links with teaching, enterprise and innovation

  • Our research partnerships

    One of the key benefits of research is delivering positive impacts through partnerships

  • Explore our approach to research and its links with teaching, enterprise and innovation

  • Our research partnerships

    One of the key benefits of research is delivering positive impacts through partnerships

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    Live Online Events


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    We’re currently planning our autumn Open Events to bring you the best possible online and on-campus experience.

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    Are you joining us in September?

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    Supporting the community

    See how we are supporting the community

    Information for staff and current students

    At this time, the health and wellbeing of our staff, students, applicants and the wider community continues to be our primary concern.

    Go to information for staff and current students

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    Be inspired by our Virtual Open Days

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    26th in The Guardian University Guide 2020

    We've risen three places in The Guardian University Guide to 26th place - our highest ever ranking.

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    Our reputation

    We offer excellent teaching and student outcomes and we give our international students a world-class experience.

    TEF Gold logoWe're rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
    Top 30UK University**Guardian University Guide 2020
    Top10in the world for international student learning experience**Global ISB Benchmark Group 2018

    About the University of Derby

    Located in the heart of England, we build on our region’s heritage of innovation to provide industry-relevant, expert teaching, from foundation and undergraduate degrees through to postgraduate study and research.

    Rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) and a 502 Bad Gateway

    Whether you choose to study full-time, part-time, online or on-campus in Derby, Buxton or Chesterfield, our wide range of subjects will help you develop the skills and confidence to aim high.

    Find your perfect course Open Day and find out how the University of Derby can help you achieve your ambitions.