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The stepped rental packages and range of business support services means everything about Banks Mill is designed to give you the opportunity to grow.
The University of Derby’s business support and incubation service are here to give you the best possible chance of success, helping you access all the support you need to establish and grow your business, wherever you are located.
We can support you and your business through the critical stages of start-up and growth, helping you to flourish. We’ll help you right from the beginning, when your idea is just the seed of something great, guiding you through business planning, launch and expansion.
Whatever stage you’re at on your business journey, we offer a range of support and guidance and access to business growth workshops to help you achieve your ambitions. And you don’t have to be based here in Derby, most of our services are also available online, so you can access them from wherever you are based.
Craig Barker is the managing director of creative design agency Koobr and is a former University of Derby graduate.
Koobr occupied a studio in Banks Mill from 2014 - 2016.
Pandora and Anna from Green Door Printmaking Studio talk about being part of the Banks Mill community:
We took five minutes to chat with Fi Burke recently to find out more about her practice and what she's been up to
We have now opened applications for University of Derby School of Arts students to apply for a 12-month rent free shared studio space.
Read the latest news from our tenants and members including the Derby City of Culture Colour