VIP Offer Holder Events

Come to an event hosted by the University of Derby to discover what makes us unique. From Open Days to Campus Tours, VIP Events to Inaugural Lectures, there are so many ways to connect with the University and get another chance to see what we have to offer.

We are proud to offer our students opportunities that are exclusive to the University through our successful partnerships and extraordinary alumni.

From our gold-standard teaching to our state-of-the-art facilities, witness how our commitment to excellence in education extends beyond the classroom. Immerse yourself in the student experience and feel confident about joining a supportive and dynamic community.

Derby County Football Club players

An Afternoon with Derby County Football Club

In April 2024 we invited offer holders to our VIP event hosted at Derby County Football Club to find out more about career opportunities and our employer partnerships, featuring a Q&A session with Paul Warne and Conor Washington as well as a changing room, pitch side tour and networking buffet.

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Unlocked Degree Show 2023

Made it: Annual Degree Show

Every year, students from the School of Arts and College of Science and Engineering celebrate by showcasing their work - a fantastic opportunity for potential employers and the public to see exciting creations by the next generation of artists, designers, creators and makers from Derby.

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Chatsworth House

Picnic at Chatsworth House

Discover a cultural gem on our doorstep and explore the beautiful grounds of Chatsworth House. Embrace the site's rich history, fall in love with the quiet natures of the Peak District and hear from the University's Chancellor, Lord Burlington. Transport from Derby and light snacks provided.

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Kedleston Road, Derby Campus entrance

Undergraduate Open Days

The best way to find out if studying at Derby is right for you is to experience an Open Day. Get a feel for the city and campus, tour our first-class facilities and see where you could be living.

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Enterprise Centre - angle of a tall tower.

Campus Tours

Campus Tours are a great way for you to explore our campuses, facilities and halls of residence to get a feel for what it is really like to be a student at the University of Derby.

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