Proud sponsors of Nottingham Panthers
At the University of Derby we have partnerships with many professional sports teams showing that we are serious about sport. Our other partnerships include Derby County Football Club, Derbyshire County Cricket Club and Stockport County Football Club.
This year we are proud to announce that we are also sponsoring Trinity Warriors, Allestree Juniors Football Club, Derby Theatre, Bloodstock Festival and East Midlands Airport.
Team Derby is for students who are either currently studying a sports course at the University or are thinking about studying with us. We have experienced professionals teaching on our courses and supporting all the areas of Team Derby which ensures a unique sporting experience for all students of the University.
Our partnerships with local professional sports clubs and other sporting bodies allow us to offer new and exciting opportunities for students as well as providing links to develop a career in sport through work placements and job experience.
We also offer coaching and volunteering opportunities which help students to gain relevant work experience and develop their vocational skills whilst enhancing their employability within the sporting industry.The Team Derby Coaching Bursary scheme has been developed to support the development of our coaches and officials through subsidising the cost of coach and volunteer education.
Find out more about studying at university and what benefits you will receive.
What can the University of Derby offer you?
At the University of Derby students learn in a supportive environment with a personal tutor available to help with anything that they need.
We offer a wide range of courses for students to study. Students can study at undergraduate, postgraduate and professional level with many courses offering the chance to study part time or online. Our fees are also competitive, providing a quality service at an affordable rate.
The University also has excellent value accommodation if you are living away from home. We have six halls of residence in Derby and one in Buxton, all located near to the University campuses and city/town centres. If you do not want to live in halls then there is also university approved private accommodation.
There are many ways for you to find out more information about the University of Derby: