2020 news

Cyclist Dan Cooper in competition for Great Britain

Dual Career Accreditation for University confirmed by Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme 

University of Derby joins council and major employers in promoting vision for the city as a centre for fuel innovation

Research programme funded by the Economic and Social Research Council will involve studies in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands.

Freight train engine with wagons travelling on tracks in the UK

University working with industry partners to help meet the government's net zero carbon emissions target for the UK.

Illustration for the movie Armored Saint: A Band of Brothers

Documentary of Los Angeles band Armored Saint created by University of Derby academic and students.

Photo of Kedleston Road in the summer

Dr Paula Holt, Pro Vice-Chancellor Dean at the University of Derby, has been honoured with an MBE for her services to Education, the NHS and Veteran Health in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

UK Social Mobility Awards logo

University's commitment to social mobility is recognised with prestigious accolade.

Duchess looks at how the University is supporting students through the pandemic and discusses new online service for student mental health.

The University of Derby has today (5 October) launched a new campaign to reconnect with alumni it has lost touch with and discover how the University helped to make them who they are today. 

Singer and songwriter LYDIAH sitting in a woodland

'I Eden' by singer-songwriter LYDIAH named the inaugural winner of prize designed to help people reconnect with the natural world.