Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study at the University of Derby can mean many things: a masters degree, teacher training, a professionally-accredited qualification or a research degree. And you can choose to study your way – full-time, part-time or online.

Whether you’re coming straight from an undergraduate degree or are returning to education to advance or change your career, we can help you reach your goals.

Recent University of Derby graduate?

If you've recently graduated from the University of Derby, you could get up to 25% off your postgraduate fees.

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Meet our postgraduate students 

Fish being studied in the Aquatic Research Facility

Research showcase

From tackling climate change to improving cancer treatment, our researchers are at the forefront of finding solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our time.

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