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Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kathryn Mitchell and Serty Leburu, CEO of the Botswana Accountancy College

The University of Derby has strengthened its longstanding partnership with Botswana Accountancy College (BAC) by forming a strategic alliance with the Southern African business school.

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University embarks on Knowledge Transfer Partnership with Peak District stately home

S.H.E.D. in a school playground

Pupils at Derby schools are being encouraged to use their creativity and imagination…in a shed!

A green turtle in the ocean

Researchers have found that turtles, terrapins and tortoises are being misrepresented in children’s books, causing concern about how youngsters are understanding the natural world.

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researcher with diving gear measuring coral underwater

A University of Derby researcher has received an international award for his idea to help conserve and restore the world’s coral reefs by identifying and quantifying a previously overlooked key threat to their existence.

Image shows the University of Derby's Banks Mill Studios at night

Banks Mill Studios, one of the University of Derby’s incubation centres specialising in the creative industries, is celebrating 20 years of providing space and support for businesses in Derby.

Baby urchin with pencil tip

New research into co-culturing – raising juvenile sea urchins alongside lab-spawned corals – has found the technique produces an eight-times-higher survival rate in young corals, and could have major implications for the restoration of damaged reefs around the world.

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The University of Derby has been shortlisted for the sector’s most prestigious accolade – the Times Higher Education (THE) University of the Year Award 2019.

Students at the University of Derby's International Summer School, Derby Campus

Students from 12 Chinese universities swapped their summer in China for a four-week stay in Derby as part of an international summer school.

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