Annual Impact Report 2019/20

Professor Kathryn Mitchell, Vice-Chancellor

As I reflect on what we have overcome and achieved during the most difficult of times, what stands out to me is how the people, businesses and organisations across our city and county, have worked together and supported each other throughout this year.

Professor Kathryn Mitchell DL
Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive, University of Derby

A Year at Derby

The highlights at the University of Derby throughout the 2019/20 academic year.

icon192 jobs created by businesses with the support of Invest to Grow
iconUniversity of the Year**UK Social Mobility Awards 2020
icon1,400 students working in schools, hospitals and with local police forces
iconDerby academic made a National Teaching Fellow**Emma Hyde
icon23,560 items of PPE donated to local hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic
New Provost Innovation and Research appointed**Professor Warren Manning
iconLaptops were provided to students requiring resources to help study online
iconWinner of the Wellbeing Award at National Societies and Volunteering Awards**The Derby Occupational Therapy Student Society (DOTS)
iconAll general waste diverted from landfill

Our Annual Review of 2018/19 is also available to view online: