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University of Derby

OVERVIEW

In the heart of England – the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution – we are proud to be building on our region’s heritage of innovation with industry-relevant expert teaching and world-leading research.

We offer higher education in a wide choice of subject areas at our campus in Derby. Rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017 and a Top 30 UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2020, our academic strength is backed up by practical experience to ensure our students are ready for a successful career, wherever their talents lie. With more than £200 million invested in the last ten years, we offer some of the best university facilities in the UK. These include our STEM Centre, Forensic Training Facility and NHS-standard hospital ward.

As Derbyshire’s only university we use our academic expertise, research and innovation to foster talent and promote links with businesses regionally, nationally and globally. In addition to traditional degree routes, our apprenticeships, continuing professional development, knowledge transfer and sector-leading online courses create opportunities for individuals, employers and communities to develop and flourish.

YEAR FOUNDED 

1992

 

CAMPUSES LOCATION  

You can study at the buzzing, contemporary campus of Derby, the grand 18th-century Dome in Buxton, or the beautifully restored building in Chesterfield: wherever you are, it’s hard not to feel motivated.

 

OVERALL RANKING

• The University is rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF 2017), putting Derby in the top 20% of all providers in the UK

• 26th overall in the Guardian University Guide 2020

• Shortlisted for the 2019 Times Higher Education University of the Year Award

• Top 20 for academic experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018)

• In the top 1,000 universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020)

• Top 250 modern universities in the world (THE Young university ranking 2018)

 

KEY FACTS

• £200 million invested in facilities over the past 10 years

• Number 1 international student centre in the UK (Global international student barometer 2018)

• No 1 for faith provision in UK (Global international student barometer 2018)

• No1 UK Modern University for formally welcoming international students (Global international student barometer 2018)

• No1 UK Modern University for multi-cultural learning (Global international student barometer 2018)

• 96% OF GRADUATES IN WORK OR FURTHER STUDY AFTER 6 MONTHS (HESA 2018)

• Over 1,700 students from more than 100 countries

• More than 60 societies, from academic and active to charity, religious and cultural. Derby Worldwide is the society where all international students at the University of Derby can meet and have fun exchanging cultural backgrounds and experiences.

OUR GALLERY

PROGRAMMES

Accounting

Undergraduate Courses

• Accounting and Finance
• Business Accounting and Finance

Postgraduate Courses

• Accounting and Finance

Advertising and Marketing

Undergraduate Courses

• Marketing (Consumer Psychology)
• Marketing (Digital)
• Marketing (Management)
• Marketing (PR and Advertising)

Postgraduate Courses

• Marketing Management

Architecture

Undergraduate Courses

• Architectural Technology and Practice
• Interior Architecture and Venue Design
• Construction Management and Property Development
• Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management

Postgraduate Courses

• Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Project Collaboration
• Sustainable Architecture and Healthy Buildings

Art

Undergraduate Courses

• Fine Art

Postgraduate Courses

• Fine Art
• Visual Communication

Acting and Performance

Undergraduate Courses

• Dance BA (Hons)
• Theatre Arts BA (Hons)

Postgraduate Courses

• Dance and Contemporary Circus

Animal Behaviour, Wildlife Conservation and Zoology

Undergraduate Courses

• Zoology

Postgraduate Courses

• Conservation Biology
• Environmental Assessment and Control

Business

Undergraduate Courses

• Business Management (CMI accredited)
• Business Management (Enterprise)
• Business Management (Finance)
• Business Management (HRM)
• Business Management (International Business)
• Business Management (Marketing)
• Business Studies
• International Business and Finance
• International Business
• Economics
• Economics and Finance
• Event Management
• Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Postgraduate Courses

• International Business and Finance
• International Business and HRM
• International Business and Marketing
• International Business
• Events Management
• Supply Chain Improvement

Biology, Human Biology & Health

Undergraduate Courses

• Biomedical Health
• Human Biology
• Applied Social Work

Postgraduate Courses

• Biomedical Health
• Molecular Medicine
• Social Work

Computer Science

Undergraduate Courses

• Information Technology
• Computer Games Modelling and Animation
• Computer Games Programming
• Computer Networks and Security
• Computer Science

Postgraduate Courses

• Advanced Computer Networks
• Big Data Analytics
• Information Technology

Design

Undergraduate Courses

• Animation
• Architectural Technology and Practice
• Graphic Design
• Illustration
• Interior Design
• Product Design

Education & Childhood studies

Undergraduate Courses

• Child and Youth Studies
• Early Childhood Studies

Postgraduate Courses

• Careers Education and Coaching
• Childhood

English & Creative Work

Undergraduate Courses

• Creative & Professional Writing
• English
• Writing and Publishing

Postgraduate Courses

• Creative Writing
• Writing for Performance

Engineering

Undergraduate Courses

• Civil Engineering
• Electrical and Electronic Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Motorsport Engineering

Postgraduate Courses

• Civil Engineering and Construction Management
• Control and Instrumentation
• Audio Engineering
• Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Forensic & Security

Undergraduate Courses

• Cyber Security
• Digital Forensics and Security
• Forensic Science
• Professional Policing
• Policing and Investigations

Postgraduate Courses

• Cyber Security
• Criminal Investigation
• Criminal Justice and Criminology
• Financial Investigation and Digital Intelligence
• Forensic and Criminal Psychology
• Intelligence, Security and Disaster Management
• Police Leadership, Strategy and Organisation
• Forensic Science

Fashion

Undergraduate Courses

• Fashion Design and Marketing
• Fashion Design
• Textile Design
• Costume and Set Design

Postgraduate Courses

• Fashion and Textiles

Film

Undergraduate Courses

• Film Production

Postgraduate Courses

• Film and Photography

Geography, Earth & Environmental

Undergraduate Courses

• Geography and Environmental Hazards
• Geography
• Geology

History

Undergraduate Courses

• History

Postgraduate Courses

• Public History and Heritage

Journalism & Publishing

Undergraduate Courses

• Football Journalism
• Journalism
• Magazine Journalism
• Specialist Sports Journalism

Postgraduate Courses

• Publishing

Law

Undergraduate Courses

• Law

Postgraduate Courses

• Law

Media

Undergraduate Courses

• Broadcast Engineering and Live Event Technology
• Sound, Light and Live Event Technology
• CGI and Visual Effects
• Media and Communication
• Media Production
• Technical Theatre

Mathematics

Undergraduate Courses

• Mathematics and Computer Science
• Mathematics

Music

Undergraduate Courses

• Music Production
• Popular Music

Postgraduate Courses

• Music Production

Psychology

Undergraduate Courses

• Criminology
• Criminal Psychology
• Psychology
• Sociology

Postgraduate Courses

• Health Psychology
• Psychology

Photography

Undergraduate Courses

• Photography

Sport & Exercise Science

Undergraduate Courses

• Performance Analysis and Coaching Science
• Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health
• Sport and Education
• Sport and Exercise Science
• Sport and Exercise Studies Joint Honours
• Sport Coaching and Development
• Sport Management
• Sport Therapy and Rehabilitation
• Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation

Postgraduate Courses

• Applied Sport and Exercise Science
• Sport and Exercise

Tourism & Hospitality

Undergraduate Courses

• International Hospitality Management
• International Tourism Management

Postgraduate Courses

• International Hospitality Management
• Tourism Management

Hotel, Restaurant and Culinary Management

Undergraduate Courses

• Professional Culinary Management

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