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8 September 2016

USPU Committed to ‘Best in Class’ Service

The University Strategic Partnerships Unit (USPU) has approved a suite of systems and processes that are being hailed as sector leading.


2 September 2016

EU students still welcome – Vice-Chancellor on Brexit

Two months on, Vice-Chancellor Kath Mitchell comments on Brexit and the future for our home and EU students.


22 August 2016

New UK partnership with Barnsley College

The University of Derby is delighted to announce the approval of its newest UK partner, Barnsley College for the delivery of the BSc (Hons) Construction & Project Management programme commencing in September 2016.


7 July 2016

Vice-Chancellor attends partner graduation ceremony

Our partners Swiss Hotel Management School and IHTTI School of Hotel Management, part of the Swiss Education Group, held their graduation ceremonies last month and our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kath Mitchell, attended.


5 July 2016

University supports growing relationship between Derbyshire and Anhui, China

On Wednesday 29th June 2016, Derbyshire County and Derby City Councils hosted a high profile event to welcome a high ranking delegation of visitors from the Anhui province of China.


1 July 2016

New Pro Vice-Chancellor: External Affairs

Professor Judith Lamie has been appointed to the new post of Pro Vice-Chancellor: External Affairs.


29 June 2016

Foreign exchange pays off for Stenden University Staff

Buxton’s magnificent Devonshire Dome put the ‘wow factor’ into an exchange trip for staff from the University's partner institution in the Netherlands.