NEMCON - Outreach and widening participation - University of Derby


The North East Midlands Collaborative Outreach Network (NEMCON) is a collaborative network that has been funded through the HEFCE National Networks for Collaborative Outreach initiative.

The aim of the network is to develop and deliver a co-ordinated approach to working with schools and colleges to support and promote access to higher education. The network will support teachers and advisors to prepare their learners for higher education and help their learners make informed decisions in regard to their futures.

The institutions which form NEMCON are;

Bishop Grosseteste University

Buxton and Leek College

Central College Nottingham

Chesterfield College

Derby College

University of Derby

Loughborough College

New College Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Nottingham Trent University

Stephenson College

Vision West Nottinghamshire College

The lead institution for the Network is the University of Derby.


NEMCON News has launched! Read our first newsletter here.

The NEMCON website is now live at and has details of local events being held by each of its educational partners along with useful resources and further information about the collaborative network.

Sabina Talib

If you have any queries regarding NEMCON, please contact Sabina Talib on 01332 593894. Alternatively, you can email

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