De Montfort University

Community meals and waste-cutting plastic research among four DMU projects up for top national awards.

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has been shortlisted for four awards in the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards 2020. The university’s work to support the community, outstanding research that could change the lives of amputees worldwide, the £136m new-look campus transformation and the efforts of its dedicated library team have all been singled out as some of the best work in UK higher education today. The THE Awards, widely referred to as the ‘Oscars of higher education’ share and celebrate innovation, talent and dedication within the university sector. Hundreds of entries are submitted every year. Winners will be revealed at a virtual ceremony to be held on November 26.