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University of Derby joins with Loughborough University, Loughborough College and Derby College Group in bid to the government for the East Midlands' new IoT.

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The University of Derby has partnered with FutureLearn to offer its courses to the leading social learning platform’s 16 million users. The first University of Derby course to be launched on the FutureLearn platform will be ‘Nature Connectedness: For a new relationship with nature’.

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Two-year project will use data to develop a predictive system for monitoring dialysis patients' blood pressure levels.

Research involving the University of Derby, in partnership with the East Midlands Chamber, found two-thirds of businesses based in the East Midlands now engage in social or community activities.

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The University of Derby is one of the first Business Schools in the UK to deliver the government's Help to Grow: Management scheme, a project aimed at supporting businesses to scale up.

MA Public History and Heritage student at the University of Derby, Rebecca Bedford won gold in the BUCS (British Universities and Colleges Sport) Para-Powerlifting event’s over 61kg category with a competition best lift of 85kg.

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Chesterfield Borough Council has become the latest organisation to join the University of Derby’s Mental Health and Productivity Pilot (MHPP), which provides support to businesses and their employees affected by mental health issues.

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A MA Film and Photography at the University has won Student Food Photographer in the Pink Lady Food Photography 2021 awards.

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Derby has become the first city in the country to have a Designated Senior Leader for Mental Health in every school, thanks to a programme which aims to deliver a ‘whole school’ approach to emotional health and wellbeing.

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The University of Derby has announced its vision to build a new, iconic business school in the centre of the city.