Located in the heart of England, the University of Derby builds on the region's heritage of innovation to provide industry-relevant, expert teaching, from foundation and undergraduate degrees through to postgraduate study and research. Our academic strength is backed up by practical experience to ensure our students are ready for a successful career. We want everyone to receive the high-quality education they deserve, regardless of age, background or location.
We were named University of the Year at the UK Social Mobility Awards 2020 and Higher Education Institution of the Year at the 2020 NEON (National Education Opportunities Network) Awards. And we have won the Guardian University Award 2020 for Social and Community Impact. Whether you choose to study full-time, part-time, online or on-campus in Derby or Chesterfield, our wide range of subjects will help you develop the skills and confidence to aim high.