Why it's great to be University of Derby Alumni

When you graduate from the University of Derby, you become a member of our global Alumni community. Congratulations! This means that, as well as having a qualification to take you to the next level in your life path, you'll have access to a fantastic range of benefits, support and opportunities, including exclusive discounts.

Stay connected

We still want to keep in touch with you no matter when you left the University of Derby, you are always welcome here.

We'd love to hear about your career successes to share and inspire our students. Let us know how you have progressed in your professional life since leaving University.

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Stay connected by following us on Facebook, InstagramTwitter, LinkedIn or join our Alumni network to keep up to date with the latest news, professional development opportunities, events and more.

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Alumni benefits and services

As a member of our University of Derby Alumni community, you have access to exclusive benefits that can assist you in your career - and help you make the most of your leisure time.

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Your benefits

Your available benefits as Alumni include a discount of up to 25% on postgraduate study and extended careers support for up to three years after you graduate. You can also take advantage of exclusive Alumni discounts at our onsite gym. Take a look and see how we can continue to support you after graduation.

Our latest Alumni news

A University of Derby Media Production graduate has scooped an award for his film which explores the life of a tattoo artist and the way in which tattoos are being woven into society today.

Baasit Siddiqui portrait picture

TV personality, barrister, Derby entrepreneurs and world-renowned speaker and author join new board

One of the world’s leading thinkers in education is to head up a new committee for the University of Derby’s worldwide community of graduates, stakeholders and ambassadors.

University of Derby fashion graduate Lucy Taylor has won this year’s Young Designer of the Year Award for her womenswear collection called Convergence, a four – outfit collection based around the themes of inclusivity, communication, and travel.

Student Holly Percival standing outside the University of Derby sports centre

A football journalism student has been offered a dream New Zealand internship by a University of Derby graduate.