: ' University of Derby'

University of Derby to celebrate Armed Forces Day with family event

The University of Derby is holding a themed family day at its Kedleston Road site on Saturday 30 June to celebrate Armed Forces Day and the 100th anniversary of the RAF. The free public event will [...]

Increased smartphone use and selfie-taking linked to lower connection to nature and higher anxiety in new University of Derby study

A team of academics at the University of Derby has conducted the first study into the link between smartphone use, the number of selfies a person takes and how connected they feel to nature – and [...]

University of Derby launches £1,000 scholarship for Derby schools and colleges

The University of Derby has launched a scholarship scheme to encourage more young people from the city to participate in higher education and develop the necessary skills to help grow the local economy. Students from eligible [...]

New research reveals meditation can help cure workaholics

Meditation sessions can help cure people who are addicted to work, according to a new study by the University of Derby. William Van Gordon, Lecturer in Psychology at University of Derby Online Learning, has carried out [...]

UK’s largest electric cycle hire scheme unveiled at University of Derby

Staff and students at the University of Derby have been given the first look at the new electric bike designed for the Derby Bike Hire Scheme launching in Spring 2018. The bike was unveiled by the [...]

Businesses invited to University’s work experience launch

Businesses are invited to the launch of the University of Derby Work Experience Programme on Thursday July 20 from 8am – 10am, to find out how they can benefit from the student and graduate talent at [...]