University and business partnerships

Additional networks and organisations associated with the University that have business support and development capabilities.

The Nottingham Manufacturing Network is a membership organisation which aims to champion the strengths and diversity of local manufacturing businesses.

Finding the right people to work with in business can prove a frustrating process but, here at the Catena Business Network, we’ve already met your match! You see, whether you’re looking for professional help on a project, or you want to get your name known with those who might be, we can provide the vital link between the two.

A non-profit organisation dedicated to encouraging industrial and commercial activity, business formation and promoting economic & social well being.

Made in the Midlands (MIM) exists to support and promote the interests of the manufacturing and engineering community in the Midlands. The organisation was set up to further the privately owned firms in this geographic footprint by championing their successes, facilitating contact with peers and signposting available help and support where needed.

East Midlands SMEs with a shared interest in precision manufacturing.

EM Chem was formed in response to a demand from the Chemistry using businesses in the East Midlands for a local network group.  It has been set up with the support of the Chemical Industries Association (CIA), Society for the Chemical Industries (SCI), and the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), in association with the School of Chemistry at the University of Nottingham.

Local Support and Advice for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Businesses
The D2N2 Growth Hub links businesses with an ambition to grow in the D2N2 area, the UK’s Most Inspirational Postcode, with support and information, the Growth Hub is the gateway for businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Nottingham is at the forefront of the UK’s Clean Technology sector with a breadth of globally focused companies based here, world class research capabilities at its two universities and an extensive talent pool and skilled workforce.

Business Training Education Center For Women.