Category: Press

For many of our students, we're much more than a place to learn; we're a home from home. When our alumni leave Derby, we want to continue to support them and help them stay connected with the University and each other.

We take our civic role seriously and are committed to working closely with community groups and the public to help create opportunities and enhance lives.

The University of Derby remains an increasingly popular choice for students for the education, experience and opportunities we offer.

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The University of Derby was ranked in the top 100 institutions in Europe for teaching excellence in the Times Higher Education Europe Teaching Rankings 2018.

Dr Ruth Mieschbuehler of the University of Derby shares her thoughts on why an undergraduate degree in Education Studies could be the perfect preparation for teaching or any other career in education.

Stuart Archer, Researcher Developer at University of Derby, explains what the Research Excellence Framework (REF) is and the importance of universities taking part.

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Jenny Hallam, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Derby, looks at the benefits of nature in tackling childhood obesity and other issues

Dr Fred Paterson, the University of Derby's Project Lead for the Low Carbon Business Network, looks at how the city is setting achievable, sustainable goals.

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Professor Judith Lamie, Pro Vice-Chancellor - External Affairs at the University of Derby, discusses the value of international students.


Maria Adeseun, a Doctoral student in Logistics and Supply Chain at the University of Derby, explores the benefit of technological innovation to industry.