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 Top 30 UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2020, our academic strength is backed up by practical experience to ensure our students are ready for a successful career.
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.
The University of Derby is working as part of a consortium of higher and further education providers across the D2N2 area to deliver the European Social Fund (ESF) High Level Skills programme which includes the ‘Grads for D2N2’ project.
The University of Derby is DRIVEN to help small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to recruit and retain our most talented students and graduates. We can offer tailored packages of fully and part funded services to meet the individual needs of your ambitions whilst enabling less financial risk to your company.
Whether you are looking to recruit local graduates or are keen to see how graduate and higher-level skills could support your business, we invite organisations to work in partnership with the University to access a wide range of support to plug skills gaps, achieve more and grow your business.