Start creating the future you want at the University of Derby, where 81.1% of our international graduates are employed or in further study six months after completing their degree.* With our reputation for industry-relevant degree programmes we offer you unparalleled opportunities to gain professional work experience alongside your studies.
We are ranked in the Top 50, at 48th place out of 119 institutions, in the Guardian University Guide 2017 and are a top 10 university for teaching quality (Times & Sunday Times League Table 2016).
That’s why we’ve invested around £100 million over the past five years in some of the best university facilities you’ll find in the UK to ensure you get the hands-on practical skills and experience employers are looking for.
Renowned for technology and innovation, Derby is a thriving multicultural city and home to a wide range of industries with many global companies based here including Rolls-Royce, Toyota and Bombardier. It’s an exciting place to learn and experience university life, providing you with many opportunities to gain real world experience through placements and internships .There’s fantastic shops, a strong sports, arts and culture scene and lively nightlife, with the Peak District National Park nearby for beautiful walks and exhilarating outdoor activities.
Our experienced lecturers will inspire and support your goals and offer a personal learning experience with one to one support when you need it. That’s why we’ve been recognised by The Times Good University Guide as being in the Top 10 in the country for Teaching Quality.
It’s this approach that sees our students go on to take roles with leading national and international employers.
We have a variety of scholarship and bursaries for EU and Overseas students.