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Derby College

The Derby College Group is accountable for meeting the needs of its community, both business and civic. What follows is a brief overview of the Group, our vision for the future and our strategic ambitions.

The Group provides an excellent learning experience to all its learners, enabling them to progress successfully to the next stage of their lives, be that further or higher education, the world of work, career progression or establishing a business start-up.

Responsible for generating the future talent required by businesses, we ensure that the local workforce is equipped with the skills, education, attitudes and behaviours that employers require to compete in this challenging economic environment.

Our offer is driven by market intelligence, local priorities, economic requirements and through strategic discussions with key employers and stakeholders, including our Local Enterprise Partnership.

Every year we welcome thousands of learners on study programmes at all levels, from pre-16 provision for school learners to higher education courses, apprenticeships and work-place learning.

We have a positive impact on social justice, raising aspirations and playing a pivotal role of the life of our city, county and region.

Derby College
2 Roundhouse,
Pride Park,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE24 8JE
0800 028 0289

Courses we offer

The world of engineering is dynamic, fast-paced, technically challenging and exciting. This ever-changing environment offers stimulating and rewarding careers in a range of sectors.

The Higher Na…
The one year BEng Top-up programme is designed to complete the journey to a full degree programme, either from a Foundation Degree or equivalent level 5 qualification.
The Foundation Degree (FdEng) provides a solid foundation in general engineering science and mathematics, with specialisms in mechanical, electrical and manufacturing engineering.

Validated by Shef…
Maintenance & Operations Engineering Technicians covers 7 roles:

Electrical Technicians
Mechanical Technicians
Control & Instrumentation Technicians
Wind Turbine Technicians
Electrical…
The Higher Apprenticeship provides a solid foundation in engineering under the auspices of our Higher Education provision. It enables you to progress from A-level qualifications or a Level 3 programme…
The world of engineering is dynamic, fast-paced, technically challenging and exciting. This ever-changing environment offers stimulating and rewarding careers in a range of sectors.

The Higher Na…
The world of engineering is dynamic, fast paced, technically challenging and exciting. This ever-changing environment offers stimulating and rewarding careers in a range of sectors. The Higher Nation…
This apprenticeship for mechatronics maintenance technicians is designed as a three-year programme. It equips you with a complex blend of skills, knowledge and occupational behaviours across the elect…