2021 news

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Care and education provider SENAD sponsors prizes for University of Derby students' initiatives for supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities.

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Fashion students at the University of Derby have won four out of nine categories at the Fashanne Awards 2021.  

Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022

The University of Derby has improved its position in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022.

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A new free course is being launched by the University of Derby to help other higher education institutions provide engaging flexible learning opportunities for their students.

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Findings of international collaboration is attracting interest from law enforcement agencies across the world.

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Results day is almost here for students still considering their options for higher education.

representatives of partner organisations outside the new joint enforcement hub in Derby city centre (July 2021)

New joint enforcement hub will enable students to get real-world experience of supporting police and community safety teams in the city.

People talking at the launch of the Ascend programme in Derby city centre

New scheme will aim to help businesses grow, attract investment and create new jobs in Derby

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The University of Derby is part of a university-based global research team that has received a $2.5 million grant for research on an international intervention for the prevention of plagiarism.