Our reputation

We offer excellent teaching and student outcomes and we give our international students a world-class experience.

Top20in the UK for overall student satisfactionComplete University Guide 2024
Top20%for a range of subjectsThe Guardian University Guide 2023
Top20in the UK for teaching qualityThe Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024

We have been awarded Gold in the prestigious Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2023

The University of Derby has been awarded Gold in the prestigious Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2023  making it one of the top universities in the country recognised for its outstanding student experience and student outcomes.  

The TEF is a national scheme run by the Office for Students that aims to encourage higher education providers to improve and deliver excellence in the areas that students care about the most: teaching, learning and achieving positive outcomes from their studies. 

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