About us as a charity
The University of Derby is an exempt charity
Legal name and correspondence address
University of Derby
Our objectives are to:
- advance the education of the public
- promote and develop any art or science for the public benefit
- study and conduct research in any art of science for the public benefit
- provide accommodation and related facilities for students and staff in Derbyshire.
The governing body of the University is the Council who are also charitable trustees of the University. Further information about the Council, list of University Council members and biographies are available on the University governance website.
The University’s financial statements for the year ending 31 July 2014 and previous years are available on our finance pages.
The University also has connections with local organisations that act as our subsidiaries.
Working with the community
We're committed to giving access to education for all. Visit the community page to find out more.
Caring for our environment
We're committed to reducing our impact on the environment and the local community, so we're a University that really does care.
Equality and diversity
We are proud to be Investors in Diversity.
Outreach and widening participation
We offer a range of activities, presentations and workshop that can help students get an accurate insight into higher education.