Derby Theatre

Proud sponsors of Derby Theatre

At the University of Derby, our Arts students benefit from studying in our bespoke Markeaton Street site, first opened by Sir Richard Branson. This £21m building is architecturally innovative in its design, and provides an ecologically sutainable environment where you'll be surrounded by other creative students.

We offer a wide range to study at undergraduatepostgraduate and professional level, many with part time or online study options.

Why Derby?

The University of Derby is the perfect place to prepare you for a career in the Theatre industry. We own and work closely with Derby Theatre to ensure our students learn about as many areas of the business as possible. From running a box office to staging and lighting, our courses open doors to a range of exciting careers in the Theatre industry.

There are so many reasons to choose Theatre Arts...

  • 100% of graduates are either working or in further study within six months of graduating.
  • 90% of our students are fully satisfied with the quality of the course.
  • This course can be studied in conjuction with a variety of other subjects as part of our joint honours scheme, further enhancing your employability.

To find out more about studying BA (Hons) Theatre Arts at the University of Derby, click here.

Next steps

If you're interested in studying at Derby, you can:

come and visit us at our next open day

order a prospectus

contact us directly.