What's on

image from the Format festival showing silhouetted cyclists in an urban area Terrific talks, exciting events, eye-popping art - there's something for everyone in our list below. All open to the public.

Upcoming events

Exhibition: Fragments by Caroline Lowe

Thursday, 15 January 2015 at 5.30 PM
Running until Friday, 27 February 2015

This is Caroline's third solo exhibition exploring how we see, interpret and judge the surface.

Think Global - Work, Study and Volunteer Overseas Fair

Wednesday, 4 February 2015 at 10.00 AM

Think Global Overseas Fair is a fantastic opportunity to speak to organisations offering jobs, placements and volunteering abroad.

Jasvinder Sanghera and the Honor Diaries

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 at 6.00 PM

University of Derby honorary graduate Jasvinder Sanghera returns as the head of a topical panel discussion on arranged marriages, hosted by our Deputy Vice-Chancellor Rod Dubrow-Marshal.

Derwentwise: Lost Stories

Thursday, 12 February 2015 at 8.30 AM
Running until Thursday, 26 February 2015

This exhibition shows items from the John Smedley Archive that will result in a collaboration between Stage 2 students working in Visual Communication at the University of Derby and the Archive.

Logistics Week: Last Mile Logistics

Monday, 23 February 2015 at 5.00 PM
Running until Friday, 27 February 2015

The University of Derby’s ‘Annual Logistics Week’ promotes engagement and interaction with leading companies, such as CEVA Logistics, DHL, Norbert Dentressangle, Alliance Boots and Kheune & Nagel.

Sarah McLeod Public Lecture: Community Counts

Thursday, 26 February 2015 at 6.00 PM

In this inspirational lecture, visiting Fellow Sarah McLeod will demonstrate how projects, driven by local communities, have surpassed expectations when others around them have failed.

The Freeth Debate Series: 'Europe - in or out- the business perspective'

Thursday, 5 March 2015 at 12.00 AM

Derby Business School and Freeths LLP will be bringing together senior thought leaders to debate and discuss the big issues that influence business.

FORMAT Exhibition

Friday, 13 March 2015 at 8.30 AM
Running until Friday, 17 April 2015

We are delighted to present more than 20 FORMAT EXPOSURE artists at one of our key venues, the University of Derby. The seventh edition of FORMAT.

Chatsworth - a tourist attraction and its contribution to the region

Thursday, 30 April 2015 at 6.00 PM

In this public lecture, Sally Hogg, Head of Visitor Services and Marketing reflects on why people visit Chatsworth and introduces a new approach to measuring its effect on the wider community.

What's still currently running


MA Film and Photography Exhibition

Running until: Monday, 2 February 2015 at 4:30 PM

This work presents the culmination of Tom Harrison and Henry Obimpeh studies leading to their Masters qualification.


Exhibition 'Off Register'

Running until: Saturday, 7 February 2015 at 5:00 PM

A collection of artwork created in the printmaking department at the University of Derby.


Exhibition: Happy Little Fat Man

Running until: Friday, 6 February 2015 at 4:30 PM

An exhibition of paintings, drawings, artwork and video by Kevin Coyne