Sustainability

DMU - a Sustainable University

DMU is committed to successfully shaping a sustainable world by combining research excellence, innovative thinking and ambitious plans for our estates.

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Offering sustainable travel options for DMU staff and students.

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Green Impact

Staff and students working together to make DMU a more sustainable University.

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Seeking sustainable sources of energy.

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Choose to reuse for a more sustainable future

Our initiative to reduce plastic use on campus. 

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Sustainability at DMU

DMU is committed to successfully shaping a sustainable world by combining research excellence, innovative thinking and ambitious plans for our estates.

We are helping to turn words and targets into affordable technology, while changing the behaviour of people and organisations.

In a world of complex social, economic and environmental challenges, our cutting-edge research and teaching in sustainability is helping to change the world one step at a time.

Choose to reuse for a more sustainable future

We are committed to reducing plastic use on campus. As part of this committment to reduce plastic, the university is offering a free reusable mug to every student and member of staff. For more information about this exciting initiative please click here.

 

Putting sustainability into action

At DMU we are implementing rigorous environmental management practices to minimise the environmental impact of our activities and to create a truly sustainable campus.

We benchmark our performance against other universities through the University League. Details of how we meet the different assessment criteria of the League can be found here.

We have a range of green courses which further education for sustainable development by both inspiring and teaching sustainability. 

DMU is establishing itself as a sector leader in sustainability research.

As a sustainable university we aim to be a socially responsible organisation.

Find out about our current performance on sustainability issues and our plans, both current and future. 

For more information you can email sustainability@dmu.ac.uk 

You can also keep up to date with our activities by liking us on Facebook and Instagram, following us on Twitter and by reading our blog.

 
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News

DMU is a dynamic university, read about what we have been up to in our latest news section.

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Events

At DMU there is always something to do or see, check out our events for yourself.

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Mission and vision

Read about our mission and vision and how these create a supportive and exciting learning environment.