2018 news

William Van Gordon standing in front of the Enterprise Centre

A team of academics has conducted the first study into the effectiveness of compassion meditation for treating fibromyalgia, a debilitating pain condition, which recently hit the headlines for causing Lady Gaga to cancel her world tour.

2 students showcasing their designs to help them win the national textile industry bursaries

Two students from the University of Derby have been recognised by the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters for their innovative knitwear designs.  

University of Derby different angle with bus

The University of Derby has supported the creation of more than 1,000 jobs in key growth sectors across the East Midlands since launching its Invest to Grow funding scheme in 2014.  

A penguin to illustrate the publisher

The University of Derby will publish a new children’s book by 2017 Man Booker Prize winning author George Saunders.

Keith McClay and Dr Warren-Manning side by side

The University of Derby has strengthened its senior leadership team with the appointment of two new Pro Vice-Chancellor Deans.