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Spectre 504x257 Derby graduates work on World Premiere of Spectre “It was amazing to be part of the World Premiere of Spectre." University of Derby graduate, Alex Huggins. (Image: Copyright of James Veysey)."

28 July 2016

Bombardier Transportation offers Mechanical Engineering students real world rail experience in national competition

Mechanical Engineering students at the University of Derby joined forces with world-leading rail manufacturer Bombardier Transportation for a taste of the real world last week (July 6), as they took part in the annual Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Railway Challenge.


30 June 2016

Architecture student designs ‘E-Hub’

A specialist hub to allow professionals in Derby to “work and play” in the same building has been designed by an architecture student at the University of Derby.


30 June 2016

Highest point of new STEM building completed!

The roof of the new £12.5m STEM building at Markeaton Street has been completed.


24 June 2016

EU referendum Result – A Statement from the Vice-Chancellor

"The transition will take some time, during which we will remain committed to our values"


30 March 2016

Team Derby Motorsport awarded cash boost for car

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) visited the University of Derby last Friday (March 27), to award Team Derby Motorsport with a grant for £3,000, after the team won this years’ ‘Rookie Team Award’.


24 March 2016

Aaron Day CIOB Award

A Civil Engineering and Construction student at the University of Derby has been selected to receive the Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Fund Award.


18 March 2016

New engineering course to strengthen graduate prospects and support industry needs

The University of Derby has secured funding from Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to develop a new masters degree course which will support current and future needs across the engineering sector and strengthen graduate prospects.


12 February 2016

University attracts international companies to high profile event on Big Data and cyber security

Technology academics at the University of Derby are joining forces with cyber security experts and businesses to discuss the importance of security and predictability when moving large amounts of data.


9 February 2016

University of Derby scholarship student develops 3D printer

João Victor Araújo Tavares has developed a 3D printer after completing a scholarship with the University of Derby.


8 February 2016

Student sponsored through Computer Science degree at University thanks to Infinium IT

A Computer Science student at the University of Derby who was left with life-changing injuries following a cycling accident during a family holiday has been sponsored to complete his degree by Infinium IT.


16 November 2015

Work begins on new £12.5m STEM facility at University of Derby

A sod-cutting ceremony took place today at the University of Derby to mark the start of work on a new £12.5m 4,200 square-metre building for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).


30 March 2015

Team Derby Motorsport awarded cash boost for car

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) visited the University of Derby last Friday (March 27), to award Team Derby Motorsport with a grant for £3,000, after the team won this years’ ‘Rookie Team Award’.