In The Heart Of The UK
Charnwood Campus is located in a well-established and well-connected life sciences ecosystem with exceptional supply chain integration. The Midlands region has a network of 1,000 MedTech companies, large pharma, CRO & CMRO's and a large and experienced manufacturing base, generating in excess of £25 billion GVA each year.
Regional Research Strengths
The home of MedTech innovation, manufacturing and pioneering technologies in partnership with industry
Leading the understanding of health inequality and delivery of inclusive research
Rehabilitation and Ageing
Research and translation that is driving the UK forwards
AI and Health Data powerhouse
Midlands Health Data Research UK Substantive Sites, 3 Digital Innovation Hubs and the UK’s largest NHS genetics service
Proven track record of world class delivery in chronic disease; Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Gastrointestinal and Diabetes.
The Campus has strong links with the region’s universities and can assist in developing academic and clinical collaborations.
Large Talent Pool
Our region is home to the largest cluster of MedTech companies in the UK which deliver over 33,000 highly skilled jobs.
Seven Medical Schools training over 20% of the UK’s medical students.
2.8 million workers within commuting distance of the Campus
More information on the regions strengths
Midlands Health Strength (mihealth.org.uk)
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0UK top three for life sciences sector employment
The UK's first Life Science Opportunity Zone
The Campus is the first UK Life Science Opportunity Zone and therefore benefits from engagement with government ministers and officials from the Department of International Trade, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Office for Life Sciences as part of the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy. Making sure that companies on site are connected to the government landscape.