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Be inspired by the success of our learners. See how their dedication to learning and our high-quality teaching has helped them on their way to rewarding careers.
Derby College has a significant impact on many individuals, businesses and the wider community. We are committed to producing a talent pool equipped with the right skills and attitudes to meet the needs of employers. We are proud of our contribution to economic growth and social prosperity.
By guiding people onto learning pathways that lead to positive destinations, we encourage progress and aspirational outcomes.
Many of our learners have gone on to achieve great things since leaving the College and we want to share their inspirational success stories with you.
Maintenance engineering apprentice Luby follows in grandad’s footsteps
Maintenance apprentice Ryan values on the job learning at Moy Park
BTEC Level 3 Extended diploma helps Kyle is prepared for business degree
Degree apprenticeship puts Jason on right track for rail engineering career
Foundation degree in Creative Practice offers nice content mix
Broomfield’s flexibility enables Emma to train for new equine career
Award-winning DCG Motor Vehicle apprentice Cat is STEM ambassador
DCG business lecturers provide “great support and quality teaching”
DCG BTEC leaves Arvin well equipped for business management degree
Fashion retail apprentice helps indie retailer grow, despite lockdown
Sophie finds true vocation thanks to Derby College
Former runner Christian on right track for personal training career
Single mum Fadoua pursues goal of becoming chartered accountant
Confidence gained in English lectures helps A level student Hannah secure policing role
Derby College helps mature postgraduate student progress on learning journey
Growing links with Flowerworld benefit floristry student Amy
AAT high-achiever Diana works towards level 4 then accounting job
Derby College gets top marks from accounting student Anila
Former Business student sets up international business
Former DCG business student taps into Myanmar fitness market