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Open Evening

All Welcome

Tour the building and see our amazing facilities. Take part in activities (e.g. F1 Challenge, V-Welding). Talk to our teachers about the courses we have. Meet our partners and sponsors. ...and leave knowing you could join us in September 2018.

 Principals Presentation

•What is a UTC?
•What can we offer you?
•Why join Derby Manufacturing UTC?
•Q and A session

General Information

•Do you have questions that need answering?
•What is the uniform and where can I get it
•How can my Child get to and from the UTC?
•What are the school day hours?
•What are the 2017/18 term dates?

Subject Areas

•Come and chat to our subject specialists to find out what subjects we study and what we can over you at Key Stage 4 (Year 10 & 11) and Key Stage 5 (Year 12 and 13)
•See examples of the work that we do
•Discuss our pre-apprenticeship course starting in September 2017 – what are the advantages to you?

Student Support

•Speak to our dedicated staff about what we can offer
•Help with SEND and other concerns
•Emotional Support
•Academic Support
•General Support

Science – CSI Lab Demonstration

•Take a tour and visit our CSI lab
•See various techniques used to solve problems
•Talk to our students to help them solve the problem
•How can interactive problem solving help in your academic studies?


•See our students working on the lathes to give you an idea what we do during engineering lessons
•Visit the practical areas and classrooms that hold our up to date equipment

Partner Zone

•Discuss the work that we do with our challenge partners – Rolls-Royce, Bombardier, Toyota, Lubrizol, Royal Navy
•What options are available to you with engineering companies by joining a UTC

Careers / Work Experience

•Come and find out who we have links with
•What opportunities are available to you by joining a UTC
•What options you have a post 16 and post 18