University of Derby

Introduction
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The University of Derby - "Inspiring your Future Career"

  • Based on insight key messages will drive employability, ranking (University and Subject specific), campus/student life and testimonials
  • 81.1% of our international graduates are in a graduate job or in further study after completing their degree *DELHE2015
  • We are ranked in the Top 50, at 48th place out of 119 institutions, in the Guardian University Guide 2017 and are a top 10 university for teaching quality (Times & Sunday Times League Table 2016).
  • We have a No1 International Student Centre for the second year running *I-graduate International Student Baramoter Ranking 2015
  • Students are taught by passionate, industry-experienced lecturers who have long-standing relationships with leading employers. They will inspire and support student goals and offer a personal learning experience with one to one support
  • Our commitment to real world learning means that we are continually investing in some of the best university facilities you will find in the UK. Students have the opportunity to work in these unique environments to ensure they get the hands-on practical skills and experience employers are looking for.

University of Derby Online

The University of Derby Online Learning is the thriving distance learning division of the University of Derby. Since 2001, the University of Derby has offered online distance learning to students who required more flexible study options. As demand for these popular online distance learning courses increased, we learned to tailor course content specifically for online delivery. We have now launched our Shorts Courses for Professional Development. Our range of online short courses are designed to help individuals in their personal development, whether that’s for your continuing professional development (CPD) or as part of their own training and development plan. These online courses can fit in easily around work and family life so you can study at a time and place to suit. Our current courses available are:

  • Adult Education: How to Teach Online
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Finance for Non-Financial Managers
  • IFRS 16 Leases
  • Introduction to Innovative 21st Century Teaching
  • Leading for Results and Change
  • Social Pedagogy: Providing Children and Young People with Nurturing Care and Education
  • Understanding Maths Anxiety

All of our short courses are professionally oriented and work-based allowing you to immediately apply your learning to the work place. Please click here for current course listings which are continuously being updated.

Arts

MA Fashion and Textiles -

You will study at our Markeaton Street site which has both traditional and industrial equipment, and advanced new technology in our fashion and textiles' studios and other specialised workshops

BA Media Production -

This is a practical course where you’ll produce a substantial portfolio of high-quality media production work to impress potential employers. From exciting competitions to collaborative projects with industry, you’ll be challenged to come up with innovative solutions in a range of inter-related media

Engineering & technology

"We’re committed to developing the next generation of high-achieving scientists, technologists and engineers – ambitious and confident professionals who will go on to shape business and society. This is your opportunity to join a vibrant academic community that will prepare you for a rewarding and exciting career. We look forward to working with you very soon."

Professor Nikos Antonopoulos, Dean of the College of Engineering and Technology

BEng H Electrical and Electronic Engineering -

Become one of the elite of the engineering profession – a Chartered Engineer (CEng). This degree is accredited by Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) under strict rules of the Engineering Council for the purposes of partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

We’re ranked 15th highest amongst all UK universities and 12th for English institutions with 96% of graduates in work or further study within six months of completing their degree:HESA 2016.



BEng H Manufacturing and Production Engineering -

Become one of the elite of the engineering profession – a Chartered Engineer (CEng). This degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

We’re ranked 15th highest amongst all UK universities and 12th for English institutions with 96% of graduates in work or further study within six months of completing their degree:HESA 2016.

BEng H Mechanical Engineering -

Become one of the elite of the engineering profession – a Chartered Engineer (CEng). This degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

We’re ranked 15th highest amongst all UK universities and 12th for English institutions with 96% of graduates in work or further study within six months of completing their degree:HESA 2016.

http://www.derby.ac.uk/alumni/graduates/collegeofengineeringandtechnology/samahatsamim/

Life after graduation – a case study of a Mechanical Engineering Graduate from 2012

LHSS

Case Studies - http://www.derby.ac.uk/lhss/law/experience/career/

We’ve established a reputation for producing highly effective law graduates who excel in all areas of the legal profession – you can hear from some of them below.

Derby Law School is one of the leading centres for the study and teaching of law and justice in the UK. Ourlaw coursesinspire, stretch and challenge.

98% of students were satisfied with their Derby Law degree (LLB students responding to the National Student Survey (NSS) 2015)

We’ve established a reputation for producing highly effective law graduates who excel in all areas of the legal profession – you can hear from some of them here.

http://www.derby.ac.uk/lhss/law/video/

LLM -

The Derby LLM offers maximum flexibility. Available to lawyers and non-lawyers alike, it provides unrivalled choice and opportunity - enabling you to choose from specialist pathways and modules to build a degree that matches your career aspirations, research pursuits and personal interests.

Benefit from our modern approach to teaching law in a global context: you can tailor your coursework and assignments to different jurisdictions, so gaining a truly international flavour of law

Read about some of our law students and find out what they think about studying at Derby

lawguardian top 20

HRSM

The University of Derby is recognised as a Top 10* UK university for degrees in Tourism, Hospitality, Events and Spa Management and offered the first Spa degree in the world. We deliver high qualityreal world learning enabling students to develop their knowledge and skills within commercial businesses including a high quality restaurant, a major conference, events and exhibition venue, an award winning day spa and exciting placement opportunities.

BSc International Spa Management -

You will be joining a department with a world-class reputation for pioneering spa management and wellness degrees

You’ll study in our inspirational Grade II* listed Devonshire Dome in Buxton, a leading spa and hospitality town

Study this subject at Derby and automatically become a member of hosco, the world's leading hospitality careers network for students and graduates

Business

At Derby Business School, we’re lucky: we simply look around us to find inspiration. Because here, it’s everywhere.

In and around Derby, there's a living history of thinking, conceiving and making that has influenced the world. We're proud to be part of it.

Shape your future, and Derby's, here with us.

MBA Global -

Become a successful manager and inspiring leader, fully conversant with global business issues. Our MBA Global and MBA Global Finance are designed for a new generation of ambitious business professionals with a truly international outlook.

Gain the strategic knowledge, vision and confidence to innovate, challenge and lead change

MBA

Education

A spark of knowledge might be all it takes to inspire an individual or community to learn, develop and achieve more than they ever imagined possible. If you’re passionate about fuelling that fire and helping others realise their potential, the College of Education offers a choice of courses designed to improve the lives of individual learners and the societies they’re part of.

MA Education -

Explore education in its fullest sense, from its pivotal role in society to the theories, policies and practices that influence and enhance it.

We offer a flexible approach to learning – you can gain a broad-based masters degree or choose to focus on a particular area of interest by taking one of our seven specialist pathways.

Read about a MA Education graduate and her experiences here

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CLANS

At the College of Life and Natural Sciences, our courses are specially designed to fuel the minds of the passionately curious. Our expert staff are actively involved in research, and we encourage you to have an active mind at every stage of your learning journey.

Awaken your natural curiosity

MSc Environmental Assessment and Control -

This course is accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences

Gain an in-depth and holistic understanding and knowledge of contaminated land and freshwater environments, as well as strategies to prevent, manage, and control contamination of these environments

Masters of Public Health -

Develop the skills and knowledge needed to become a public health practitioner who can lead, develop and evaluate public health projects

Learn alongside an experienced teaching team that is made up of public health specialists, health psychologists and biomedical scientists

Contact

Tel: 00 44 (0)1332 591698

Email: international@derby.ac.uk

Skype: derby.uni.international

Website: www.derby.ac.uk/international/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/derbyuniuk/

This school offers programs in:
  • English (UK)

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Programs

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MSc

Master in Environmental Assessment and Control

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Derby + 1 more

This course provides study aspects that develop an insight and skills for professionals in the government, industry, consultancy, academia, and other statutory bodies within the UK and overseas to evaluate contaminated land and freshwater management policies and strategies to achieve effective governance of these environments. [+]

Why choose this course? This course is accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences Gain an in-depth and holistic understanding and knowledge of contaminated land and freshwater environments, as well as strategies to prevent, manage, and control contamination of these environments You'll have the opportunity to undertake a work placement to experience working with employers in a range of settings, from practical-based training to practitioner-based learning This course will prepare you to apply the knowledge gained to real world situations and critically evaluate the outcomes to make strategic decisions This course provides study aspects that develop an insight and skills for professionals in the government, industry, consultancy, academia, and other statutory bodies within the UK and overseas to evaluate contaminated land and freshwater management policies and strategies to achieve effective governance of these environments We offer a learning approach suitable for recent graduates seeking a full-time study approach, and mature students in current employment a part-time route to suit their time commitments. This is a creative course that addresses human intervention strategies towards problem-solving in the real world, on examples such as flood defence. This will be achieved by linking with external organisations to include practical experience through field and laboratory work, and practitioner training through placements. Aspects of contaminated land will include legislation and regulation, identification, analysis and remediation, and human health exposure assessment through a case study approach using research informed teaching, as well as practitioner training. Within the water aspects of our course, you will focus on... [-]

MA

Master in Education

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Derby

During this course, you’ll have the opportunity to gain an expert understanding of the aims of education and its role within society through the exploration of education theories, policies and practices. Through a research enquiry, you will develop confidence and expertise in your chosen area of interest. [+]

Why choose this Master in Education course? 90% of students said that they were satisfied with the overall quality of the course, according to the 2015 Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES) You'll explore education in its fullest sense - from its pivotal role in society to the theories, policies, and practices that influence, change and enhance it We offer a flexible approach to learning, enabling you to earn a broad-based degree or specialise in a particular area of focus by taking one of our pathways You will receive a range of professional development opportunities, from early years through to secondary school, further education, higher education, and in the community Our teaching team are friendly and approachable with specialist knowledge, which they pass on to you. You can be sure that you'll be up to date with the latest theory and practice. About this course During this course, you’ll have the opportunity to gain an expert understanding of the aims of education and its role within society through the exploration of education theories, policies and practices. Through a research enquiry, you will develop confidence and expertise in your chosen area of interest. Our course is delivered by a highly experienced educational team with expertise across the range of educational sectors. Our tutors are friendly and approachable and will pass their specialist knowledge on to you, ensuring you are up to date with the latest theory and practice. We welcome students from both the UK and abroad, which will give you the... [-]

Master in Fashion and Textiles

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Derby + 1 more

You will study at our Markeaton Street site which has both traditional and industrial equipment, and advanced new technology in our fashion and textiles' studios and other specialised workshops. Students benefit from our excellent links with industry in the fashion and textiles sectors [+]

You will study at our Markeaton Street site which has both traditional and industrial equipment, and advanced new technology in our fashion and textiles' studios and other specialised workshops. Students benefit from our excellent links with industry in the fashion and textiles sectors You will be surrounded by like-minded creative individuals in our Department of Art and Design. You will have the chance to gain appropriate industrial experience working on high level, multidisciplinary projects. Derbyshire has a strong heritage in the fashion and textiles industries, with world-renowned companies such as Paul Smith, John Smedley and Aristoc on our doorstep. This inspirational backdrop will underpin your studies on this postgraduate course, which is one of only a few programmes in England with the option of combined study across fashion and textiles. The course will build on your skills, and will develop your potential to position yourself within the professional spectrum of design for fashion, textiles or related product areas such as knitwear, performance sportswear, or smart textiles for apparel and other uses. You'll be studying in a vibrant learning environment where you'll have the opportunity to work alongside designers from a wide range of disciplines throughout the department. Not only will you acquire professional design skills, but you'll also develop your enterprise and creativity, and you will feel empowered with the ability to challenge industry with production-ready innovation. Employable Graduates – we’re ranked 15th highest amongst all UK universities and 12th for English institutions with 96% of graduates in work or... [-]

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International students at the University of Derby, UK

Contact

University of Derby

Address Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB United Kingdom
Website http://www.derby.ac.uk/
Phone +44 1332 590500