Business services

This is a university of and for business. An applied university, committed to using our research and knowledge, expertise and resources to inspire and develop the businesses of today and tomorrow.

As well as providing education and training that's relevant to the modern workforce, we can also offer practical solutions and advice that will help your business to grow, adapt and innovate – whether you're a large organisation or an SME.

What can we do for your business?

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£23mbusiness funding awarded**Invest to Grow, March 2019
1,000apprentices enrolled**Oct 2018-Jan 2019
3,000vacancies advertised**in 2017
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How the Invest to Grow programme helped University of Derby graduate

Evolution Workshop is clear that the Invest to Grow programme has been a critical factor in the businesses continued growth and without its support the investment received would not have happened.

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Explore our research centres and groups and find out how our expertise could help you.

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