Midlands3Cities works closely with a range of creative industry partners to develop placement and other collaborative activities that benefit both our research students and partner organisations.
If you would like to discuss collaboration and placement opportunities please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Students can view current placement opportunities on the placements pages.
Journey to Justice
Journey to Justice (JtoJ) aims to inspire and empower people to take action for social justice through learning about human rights movements. We are a voluntary organisation with supporters all over the UK.
Historic England (formerly known as English Heritage) forms the strategic and regulatory non-departmental public body that advises Government on the protection and enjoyment of the historic environment in England.
Birmingham Museums Trust
Birmingham Museums Trust has extraordinary venues that provide a fascinating glimpse into Birmingham's rich and vibrant past and showcase world class museum collections.
Boots Archives was established in the mid-1990s to develop, extend and promote the heritage collection of Boots UK.
British Film Institute
Founded in 1933, the BFI combines cultural, creative and industrial roles, bringing together the BFI National Archive and BFI Reuben Library, film distribution, exhibition and education at BFI Southbank and BFI IMAX.
Broadway Media Centre is an independent cinema showcasing the best international films, host of Nottingham’s finest digital art and home to the chilled out Mezz Bar.
National Army Museum
The National Army Museum vision is to be the leading authority on the history of the British Army and a first class museum that moves, inspires, challenges, educates and entertains.
Set in the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter, Phoenix is an independent cinema, digital arts centre and café bar. A charitable organisation, Phoenix aims to bring inspirational film and art to all.
The British Museum
The British Museum is a museum of the world, for the world and has discovered over two million years of human history and culture including some world-famous objects such as the Rosetta Stone.
Nottingham Playhouse puts on a wide variety of drama, music, dance, comedy and of course, the legendary Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.
London’s Cinema Museum is devoted to keeping alive the spirit of cinema from the days before the multiplex. Set in historic surroundings in Kennington, the Cinema Museum houses a unique collection of artefacts, memorabilia and cinema equipment.
Duncan McCauley specialises in museum planning and interpretative design. Based in Berlin the interdisciplinary design studio works on projects including exhibitions and feasibility studies for museum and heritage sites.
Central Conservatory for Music
Having served for the past 55 years both as a music education centre for training professional musicians and a research-composition-performance centre for developing music education of society, the CCOM has grown into an institution of high prestige
China Cultural Visiting Hub
The China Cultural Visiting Hub is a network of academics with diverse interests in the museums, galleries and heritage sector in China.
Nottingham Museums and Galleries
Nottingham's City Museum services is responsible for a wide portfolio of museums, galleries, parklands and attractions including Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Wollaton Hall and Park, and Newstead Abbey.
Creative Leicestershire supports small arts, design and media businesses in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.
Derbyshire County Council
Derbyshire County Council supports a wide range of arts opportunities for local people. DCC aims to enable everyone who lives in, works in or visits Derbyshire to take part in culture and the arts, from dance and film to writing and live performance.
The National Videogame Foundation
The National Videogame Foundation exists to celebrate, preserve and interpret videogames for everyone.
Historians on Teaching
Historians on Teaching
Historians on Teaching engage with historians in Europe, Australia and North America talking about their lives as university teachers. Their website illustrates the hopes and fears, satisfactions and challenges, ideals and compromises, successes and mistakes.
Curve is one of the most popular and unique theatres in Leicester. The building was opened on 4th December 2008 by HRH The Queen.
Leicester Arts and Museums Service
Leicester’s Arts and Museums Services offers experience in arts, festivals and venue management, museums, galleries, and heritage interpretation, in one of the UK’s most historic and diverse cities.
Nottingham Contemporary is built on one of Nottingham’s most historic sites and is one of the largest contemporary arts centres in the UK, with a total floor area of 30,000sq metres.
The Crafts Council
The Crafts Council is the national development agency for contemporary craft and aims to make the UK the best place to make, see, collect and learn about contemporary craft.
The National Archives
The National Archives are the official archive of the UK government. Their vision is to lead and transform information management, guarantee the survival of today's information for tomorrow and bring history to life for everyone.
Victoria and Albert Museum
The V&A is the world's leading museum of art and design. Our mission is to enrich people's lives and inspire individuals and everyone in the creative industries, through the promotion of knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.
Stratford upon Avon
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust was formed in 1847 following the purchase of Shakespeare’s Birthplace as a national memorial.
The Brilliant Club
The Brilliant Club is an award-winning charity that exists to increase the number of pupils from under-represented backgrounds progressing to highly-selective universities, by mobilising the PhD community to share its academic expertise with state schools.
Sampad's mission is to connect people and communities with British Asian arts and heritage and to play a pro-active role in the creative economy.
Derby Museums became an independent charitable trust in 2012 with responsibility for development & management of the city’s collections and three museums, The Museum and Art Gallery, Pickford’s House and Derby Silk Mill.
Vivid Projects is a collaborative space supporting media arts practice.
A cultural consultancy specialising in city and sector-wide strategy and programme development, leadership experience design and user research.