Asian Correspondence:

Here at the University of Derby we offer you a range of courses across four faculties:

  • Arts Design and Technology
  • Business, Computing and Law
  • Education, Health and Sciences
  • Buxton – The Schools of Sport Performance & Outdoor Leadership and Hotel, Resort and Spa Management

Below is a list of some of our popular courses. Find out more information by clicking on a course that interests you.

Undergraduate

Architectural Technology and Practice, BSc (Hons)

  • Accredited by Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists.
  • In the Guardian University Guide 2012 we’ve been ranked 11th in the UK for Architecture. So, you can be sure you’re getting a fantastic experience with all the relevant skills and knowledge
  • This course gives you excellent career prospects, both in the public and private sectors. You’ll develop the skills and confidence to work in architectural practice, or specialise to work for example in consultancy, government, property development and building contracting.

Banking and Finance, BA (Hons) (top up) 

  • The BA Hons in Banking and Finance Top Up builds upon previously acquired business knowledge and skills, and focuses on the complexity of global banking and finance practices.
  • You’ll be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the workings of financial markets and institutions, and analyse the impact of current international financial events.
  • You gain practical skills and knowledge, allowing you to confidently approach international and finance-related companies, as well as employers in general business.

Early Childhood Studies, BA (Hons) 

  • This course achieved 94% overall satisfaction in the 2013 National Student Survey.
  • You’ll have lots of career opportunities in early years as it is a fast growing area of employment within the UK.
  • There’s a study abroad opportunity at stage two through the Erasmus Exchange.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, BEng (Hons) 

  • This course is accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology
  • We’ve been voted third in the UK for satisfaction with teaching in the Sunday Times University guide 2012
  • You’ll study at Markeaton Street an inspirational learning environment equipped with laboratories, workshops and the latest technology.

Fashion, BA (Hons)

  • Our BA (Hons) Fashion Studies course scored 92% in overall course satisfaction in the 2012 National Student Survey (NSS).
  • You’ll have excellent placement opportunities. Madeleine Rigby worked as a product developer for menswear, underwear and loungewear at BC International
  • You’ll benefit from industry visits. Company designers at Sports Direct challenged first year students to come up with some bold new designs for SportsDirect.com’s own sports and leisurewear brands

Hospitality Management, BA (Hons)

  • a great opportunity to go on a placement, in the UK or abroad, which will mean you have the work experience that employers are looking for;
  • the opportunity to be mentored by people working in the industry;
  • the opportunity to study for an extra award, the Diploma in Professional Practice which will keep you up to date with what you’ll need to know when working in industry to impress potential employers;

International Business, BA (Hons) (top up)

  • It gives you a deep understanding of today’s increasingly internationalised, complex and dynamic business environment.
  • You analyse the different economic environments and national cultures in which business operates, learning how to attract customers in international markets and how to expand a local business into a global one.
  • You look at international regulations and policies, and their impact on business strategies.

Information Technology, BSc (Hons)

  • You will spend a year in industry, getting valuable experience by taking a compulsory work placement
  • You will be taught using SAS software for analysing data. These specialised programmes are used world-wide and give graduates the ability to obtain SAS certification to heighten their employability prospects.
  • You’ll study in our high-tech School of Computing. Take the video tour

Textiles, BA (Hons)

  • We have been identified by the Worshipful Company of Weavers as one of only six universities in the UK to receive recognition as a centre for excellence in weave, giving you opportunities for scholarships and assisted work placements.
  • Our excellent specialist textile design and production expertise and facilities mean that this course is distinctive in offering a rich combination of traditional and advanced new technology.
  • Our students have strong links with the industry, notably Stephen and David Walters, Cristal Martin, Donna Karan and Cast Creations. Arts Thread, the largest student global website is the brainchild of a Derby textile graduate and continues to support our students.‌

Postgraduate

Art Therapy, MA

  • This course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council reflecting its high quality.
  • This course reinforces the centrality of the image and the role of the imagination in the practice of art therapy.
  • You will develop the professional skills you’ll need to work in clinical environments.

Drama Therapy, MA

  • This course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council for its high quality.
  • During this course you will develop the skills and knowledge you’ll need to use dramatherapy with different client groups.
  • Focusing on the use of theatre in the therapeutic process, you’ll explore the role of improvisation and the need to adapt therapeutic interventions to individual client needs.

International Business, MSc

  • This MSc encourages you to build on the skills and knowledge developed in your first degree, whatever the subject focus, and add an international business dimension to your graduate study.
  • You might have studied management or accounting, law or design, geography or engineering, and now want to take those skills into a career in international business.
  • You combine analysis from various disciplines including economics, politics, international business, marketing, management and finance throughout the course.

International Hospitality Management, MA

  • This course is ideal for you if you’re interested in developing your leadership and management potential. You will meet a variety of industry representatives, who regularly collaborate with us
  • You will study with other students from countries such as Bulgaria, India, Russia, Greece and South Korea, which will help you to develop your thinking around global practice – a critical business management skill, especially in hospitality
  • You will be able to get involved in consultancy work

LLM (Various pathways)

  • This new LLM offers you the ultimate in flexibility. Available to both lawyers and non-lawyers, you can choose from over 25 modules to develop your knowledge and build a degree that’s right for you, meeting your career aspirations, using your research and satisfying your personal interests.
  • We have a modern and contemporary approach to teaching law in a global context. You can tailor your coursework and assignments to different jurisdictions, so gaining a true international flavour of law.
  • The highly supportive learning environment and professionalism of the team have made us one of the UK’s top Law Schools for student satisfaction and success at postgraduate level

Marketing and Management, MSc

  • At the Masters level, you complete the taught element and then progress to your independent study, where you have the chance to conduct an in-depth investigation into your chosen sector or area.
  • The marketing management postgraduate programme has been developed in conjunction with a range of widely respected international and local companies and organisations, and we’ve also taken past students’ views into account.
  • Our links with local industry also mean that concepts and theories are practically applied to current business situations through case studies, company visits, mini projects and assignments.

MBA (CMI accredited)

  • This CMI-accredited MBA helps you to achieve Chartered Manager status. You’ll have to formally apply to CMI for this competence-based award that reviews your key achievements and the impact these have had on your organisation. Focusing on the practical application of your skills and expertise in leading people and managing change, it’s a streamlined and rigorous process; with support every step of the way, which fits into your work schedule.
  • You develop a thorough understanding of management challenges and their effects on core business areas. The emphasis is on the integration of theory and practice, with core modules covering managing people, strategies, finance, marketing and operations.
  • Working with students from other cultures and backgrounds, you will study, at an advanced and in-depth level, how organisations work, their management, and the changing external environments in which these organisations operate.

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MSc

  • We have excellent industry links with local businesses including Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Balfour Beatty, Bombardier, Pektron, and the Regional Development Agency, EMDA.
  • You’ll develop the skills and knowledge employers are looking for in areas such as automotive, aerospace, petrochemical, scientific or manufacturing applications.
  • You’ll be able to apply for Chartered Engineer status when you graduate as this course has been developed to meet all the requirements

For our full list of our on campus and online courses visit:

www.derby.ac.uk/international/study

Asian Correspondence:

Here at the University of Derby we offer you a range of courses across four faculties:

  • Arts Design and Technology
  • Business, Computing and Law
  • Education, Health and Sciences
  • Buxton – The Schools of Sport Performance & Outdoor Leadership and Hotel, Resort and Spa Management

Below is a list of some of our popular courses. Find out more information by clicking on a course that interests you.

Undergraduate

Architectural Technology and Practice, BSc (Hons)

  • Accredited by Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists.
    • In the Guardian University Guide 2012 we’ve been ranked 11th in the UK for Architecture. So, you can be sure you’re getting a fantastic experience with all the relevant skills and knowledge
    • This course gives you excellent career prospects, both in the public and private sectors. You’ll develop the skills and confidence to work in architectural practice, or specialise to work for example in consultancy, government, property development and building contracting.

Banking and Finance, BA (Hons) (top up) 

  • The BA Hons in Banking and Finance Top Up builds upon previously acquired business knowledge and skills, and focuses on the complexity of global banking and finance practices.
  • You’ll be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the workings of financial markets and institutions, and analyse the impact of current international financial events.
  • You gain practical skills and knowledge, allowing you to confidently approach international and finance-related companies, as well as employers in general business. 

Early Childhood Studies, BA (Hons) 

  • This course achieved 94% overall satisfaction in the 2013 National Student Survey.
  • You’ll have lots of career opportunities in early years as it is a fast growing area of employment within the UK.
  • There’s a study abroad opportunity at stage two through the Erasmus Exchange. 

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, BEng (Hons) 

  • This course is accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology
  • We’ve been voted third in the UK for satisfaction with teaching in the Sunday Times University guide 2012
  • You’ll study at Markeaton Street an inspirational learning environment equipped with laboratories, workshops and the latest technology.

Fashion, BA (Hons) 

  • Our BA (Hons) Fashion Studies course scored 92% in overall course satisfaction in the 2012 National Student Survey (NSS).
  • You’ll have excellent placement opportunities. Madeleine Rigby worked as a product developer for menswear, underwear and loungewear at BC International
  • You’ll benefit from industry visits. Company designers at Sports Direct challenged first year students to come up with some bold new designs for SportsDirect.com’s own sports and leisurewear brands

Hospitality Management, BA (Hons)

  • a great opportunity to go on a placement, in the UK or abroad, which will mean you have the work experience that employers are looking for;
  • the opportunity to be mentored by people working in the industry;
  • the opportunity to study for an extra award, the Diploma in Professional Practice which will keep you up to date with what you’ll need to know when working in industry to impress potential employers;

International Business, BA (Hons) (top up)

  • It gives you a deep understanding of today’s increasingly internationalised, complex and dynamic business environment.
  • You analyse the different economic environments and national cultures in which business operates, learning how to attract customers in international markets and how to expand a local business into a global one.
  • You look at international regulations and policies, and their impact on business strategies.

Information Technology, BSc (Hons)

  • You will spend a year in industry, getting valuable experience by taking a compulsory work placement
  • You will be taught using SAS software for analysing data. These specialised programmes are used world-wide and give graduates the ability to obtain SAS certification to heighten their employability prospects.
  • You’ll study in our high-tech School of Computing. Take the video tour

Textiles, BA (Hons) 

  • We have been identified by the Worshipful Company of Weavers as one of only six universities in the UK to receive recognition as a centre for excellence in weave, giving you opportunities for scholarships and assisted work placements.
  • Our excellent specialist textile design and production expertise and facilities mean that this course is distinctive in offering a rich combination of traditional and advanced new technology.
  • Our students have strong links with the industry, notably Stephen and David Walters, Cristal Martin, Donna Karan and Cast Creations. Arts Thread, the largest student global website is the brainchild of a Derby textile graduate and continues to support our students.‌

Postgraduate

Art Therapy, MA

  • This course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council reflecting its high quality.
  • This course reinforces the centrality of the image and the role of the imagination in the practice of art therapy.
  • You will develop the professional skills you’ll need to work in clinical environments.

Drama Therapy, MA

  • This course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council for its high quality.
  • During this course you will develop the skills and knowledge you’ll need to use dramatherapy with different client groups.
  • Focusing on the use of theatre in the therapeutic process, you’ll explore the role of improvisation and the need to adapt therapeutic interventions to individual client needs.

International Business, MSc

  • This MSc encourages you to build on the skills and knowledge developed in your first degree, whatever the subject focus, and add an international business dimension to your graduate study.
  • You might have studied management or accounting, law or design, geography or engineering, and now want to take those skills into a career in international business.
  • You combine analysis from various disciplines including economics, politics, international business, marketing, management and finance throughout the course.

International Hospitality Management, MA

  • This course is ideal for you if you’re interested in developing your leadership and management potential. You will meet a variety of industry representatives, who regularly collaborate with us
  • You will study with other students from countries such as Bulgaria, India, Russia, Greece and South Korea, which will help you to develop your thinking around global practice – a critical business management skill, especially in hospitality
  • You will be able to get involved in consultancy work

LLM (Various pathways)

  • This new LLM offers you the ultimate in flexibility. Available to both lawyers and non-lawyers, you can choose from over 25 modules to develop your knowledge and build a degree that’s right for you, meeting your career aspirations, using your research and satisfying your personal interests.
  • We have a modern and contemporary approach to teaching law in a global context. You can tailor your coursework and assignments to different jurisdictions, so gaining a true international flavour of law.
  • The highly supportive learning environment and professionalism of the team have made us one of the UK’s top Law Schools for student satisfaction and success at postgraduate level

Marketing and Management, MSc

  • At the Masters level, you complete the taught element and then progress to your independent study, where you have the chance to conduct an in-depth investigation into your chosen sector or area.
  • The marketing management postgraduate programme has been developed in conjunction with a range of widely respected international and local companies and organisations, and we’ve also taken past students’ views into account.
  • Our links with local industry also mean that concepts and theories are practically applied to current business situations through case studies, company visits, mini projects and assignments.

MBA (CMI accredited)

  • This CMI-accredited MBA helps you to achieve Chartered Manager status. You’ll have to formally apply to CMI for this competence-based award that reviews your key achievements and the impact these have had on your organisation. Focusing on the practical application of your skills and expertise in leading people and managing change, it’s a streamlined and rigorous process; with support every step of the way, which fits into your work schedule.
  • You develop a thorough understanding of management challenges and their effects on core business areas. The emphasis is on the integration of theory and practice, with core modules covering managing people, strategies, finance, marketing and operations.
  • Working with students from other cultures and backgrounds, you will study, at an advanced and in-depth level, how organisations work, their management, and the changing external environments in which these organisations operate.

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MSc

  • We have excellent industry links with local businesses including Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Balfour Beatty, Bombardier, Pektron, and the Regional Development Agency, EMDA.
  • You’ll develop the skills and knowledge employers are looking for in areas such as automotive, aerospace, petrochemical, scientific or manufacturing applications.
  • You’ll be able to apply for Chartered Engineer status when you graduate as this course has been developed to meet all the requirements

For our full list of our on campus and online courses visit:

www.derby.ac.uk/international/study