News article archive


18 December 2015

Royal Society of Biology grants accreditation to University of Derby courses

The Royal Society of Biology has accredited two courses at the University of Derby following independent and rigorous assessments.


17 December 2015

College of Policing provides accreditation to the University of Derby

The University of Derby’s Policing course has recently received accreditation by the professional body for policing, which could reduce the amount of training students need when they apply for a job at their chosen police force.


17 December 2015

Top engineer from NASA delivers lecture at University of Derby

Dr Ravi Margasahayam (one of NASA’s top engineers), visited the University of Derby yesterday (December 16) as part of a NASA tour.


7 January 2016

University of Derby lecturer publishes book to help professionals working in end of life care

Michelle Brown, Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing at the University of Derby, has recently published a book to support healthcare and nursing professionals working in palliative and end of life care.


7 January 2016

University of Derby lecturer publishes book to help professionals working in end of life care

Michelle Brown, Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing at the University of Derby, has recently published a book to support healthcare and nursing professionals working in palliative and end of life care.


7 January 2016

Trio of students prove their entrepreneurial skills in the real world

Three business students from the University of Derby have shown their entrepreneurial skills by setting up their own businesses before they have even graduated.


7 January 2016

Trio of students prove their entrepreneurial skills in the real world

Three business students from the University of Derby have shown their entrepreneurial skills by setting up their own businesses before they have even graduated.


12 January 2016

UDOL student implements praise initiative into the NHS

A Patient Experience Manager who implemented a ‘praise initiative’ into the NHS in order to reward good practice will graduate from the University of Derby this week.


22 January 2016

Tackling violent extremism: Academic to give talk on how terrorism can be addressed

A sociologist at the University of Derby is to question what can be done to tackle violent and non-violent extremism in a public lecture next week.


22 January 2016

1,000 years’ service honoured at University Staff Loyalty Awards

Forty seven members of staff at the University of Derby – who have accumulated 1,000 years of service – have been honoured for their hard work.


15 January 2016

Inseparable sisters graduate together

Two sisters who immersed themselves in University life have graduated from the University of Derby’s Award Ceremonies this week.


28 January 2016

Graduate lands art residency in Iceland

A Fine Art graduate from the University of Derby has been awarded a prestigious arts residency in Iceland.