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Want to create your future with the University of Derby?

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Our facilities

We've invested over £200 million in our state-of-the-art facilities over the past ten years, including our Bloomberg Suite, Sports Centre, Crown Court, Aquatic Research Facility and Crime Scene House.

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Our culture of real-world learning means we work with employers to make sure your time here will give you the best possible start to your career.

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Our experts

You will be taught by experts who have a wealth of experience working in industry and great links with employers.

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The city

Derby is the UK’s most central city and has a vibrant buzz and a jam-packed social scene along with culture, heritage and beautiful countryside.‌

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Our Open Days

Get a feel of what it’s like to be a student at the University of Derby. Tour our fantastic facilities, check out our accommodation and have a chat with our experts.

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Be inspired by our Virtual Tour

Find out everything you need to know about our University in one click with our Virtual Tour.

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