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About De Montfort

Situated in the city of Leicester, England, De Montfort University Leicester, (known widely as DMU) is a world-leading university that comprises of its four popular faculties:-

  • Art, Design, and Humanities (ADH)
  • Business and Law (BAL)
  • Health and Life Sciences (H&LS)
  • Computing, Engineering and Media (CEM)

In addition to that, DMU is a Sustainable Development Hub, focusing on Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, an initiative by the United Nations launched in 2018.

In DMU, excellent libraries with learning zone, study area and meeting rooms are meant to cater students with all they need during their studies. Students will be able to have sufficient resources with these equipped facilities to aid them in finding the information they need, conducting research, or simply just getting a quiet place to study. DMU’s library and learning services provide access to more than 500,000 print publications, thousands of e-books and e-journals, a huge range of DVDs, plus a host of research databases which can be accessed remotely.

Not just that, DMU highly recognizes the needs of postgraduate students. Hence, main Kimberlin Library is open 24/7 to provide a comprehensive study room, dedicated only to DMU’s postgraduate students.

Living in the UK can be costly but DMU made it easier by providing opportunities for their students to earn while they learn, with jobs advertised through Unitemps, a campus-based and university-run recruitment agency. It offers paid work both inside the university and in the Leicester area, ranging from part-time work for a couple of hours a week, to full-time position for a short period.

  • Students can gain experience and help build a better resume during their degree years, which can benefit them in getting a step ahead of their future peers.
  • DMU employs students to work as student ambassadors, helping with campus tours, open days and many other activities across the university.

Aside from that, DMU has notable alumnus in various industries, from journalism, business to entertainment. For example:-

  • Louis de Bernières, in the field of academics.
  • Qais Al Khonji, famous Omani entrepreneur, in the field of business.
  • Laura Coleman, Miss England 2008 and model, in the area of fashion.

University Ranking

  • Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact, 2019 – (50th in the world)
  • 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework – (Gold Rating)
  • Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.

DMU Facilities

Popular Courses

Fashion Design Course in DMU exposes their students to:-

  • Academic
  • Professional
  • Industrial
  • Commercial challenges of design practice

What’s special is that there are tons of opportunities to work with leading brands on live projects, work placements and competition awards, as the course has built connections with the UK and global apparel industry.


  • Top 10 for Fashion and Textiles in the UK (The Guardian University Guide 2020)
  • Best in Learning Experience in 2019 (The Business of Fashion, the internationally renowned website which assesses the world’s top program)

Vijay Patel Building, one of the best mes-facilities of the department is meant to provide a comprehensive space for students to foster creative thinking and develop ideas for their assignments. In this course, students will get to enjoy opportunities to work on live projects with industry experts such as the British Fashion Council, Burberry, Warehouse and New Look to gain valuable skills and experience.

Furthermore, they could opt for valuable international experience as part of your studies with our DMU Global programme. Previous trips have taken students overseas to visit global brands including GAP, Burberry, Coach and Joules in New York.

Duration: 3 years or 4 years with optional placement year.
Fees: £13,750 per year | Intakes: September

  • Contour Fashion BA (Hons)
  • Contour Fashion (Communication) BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Buying with Design BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Buying with Product Development BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Buying with Marketing BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Buying with Merchandising BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Communication and Styling BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Design BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Management (Level 6 Top Up) BA (Hons)
  • Fashion Textile Design BA (Hons)
  • Footwear Design BA (Hons)
  • Textile Design BA (Hons)

Duration: 1 year | Fees: £14,100 per year | Intakes: September

  • MA in Fashion and Textiles
  • MA in Fashion Management with Marketing MA
  • Msc Textile Design, Technology and Innovation

In this course, it is only fair if you get to explore the regeneration and adaptation of real buildings and sites and learn how to turn old commercial premises into exciting new spaces for exhibition, retail, leisure, eating and socialising purposes.

Throughout this three-year degree, DMU helps their students equip themselves with skills in:-

  • Drawing
  • 3D modelling
  • Computing
  • Video-model scope
  • Computer-aided design

You will be able to get a wider option in terms of career prospects with an industry placement, where you can gain valuable industry work experience at companies such as Heterarchy, ISI, Callender Howorth, Leonard Design Architects and Gensler even before graduating.

In addition, you could earn great international experience as part of your studies with our DMU Global program, which has taken students from Hamburg to New York to explore the history and evolution of interior design.

Besides that, most of our graduates got their desired jobs in a range of large, medium and small design practices including Blueprint, Creative Ideas Ltd, Gensler Faber and ISI.

  • Interior Design BA (Hons)

Duration: 3 years or 4 years with optional placement year | Fees: £13,750 per year | Intake: September

  • Interior Design MA

Duration: 1 year | Fees: £14,100 per year | Intake: September
The Interior Design MA at De Montfort University is a creative, practice based course with an inspiring curriculum that broadens and deepen design skills and knowledge.

Develop your own individual design identity while collaborating with industry experts on exciting live projects.

  • Architecture BA (Hons)

Duration: 3 years or 4 years with optional placement year.
Fees: £13,750 per year | Intake: September

  • Architecture MA

Duration: 1 year | Fees: £14,100 per year | Intake: September
Experience your designs coming to life by harnessing your creative ideas, imaginative vision, humanistic and ethical understanding to gain an architectural skill set that can change the world and build the future environments in which we live.

The Leicester School of Pharmacy is one of the UK’s most established pharmacy schools, with more than 100 years of teaching experience; renowned for academic expertise, professional development training and world-leading research.

DMU’s School of Pharmacy provides a diverse range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research opportunities that have been developed for traditional undergraduates as well as experienced practitioners looking to up-skill.

DMU professional accreditation, strong links with industry and direct input from registered practitioners ensure we consistently produce graduates of the highest caliber.

Duration: Full-time: 3 years or 4 years with optional placement year. Pharmacy MPhram (4 years full time, no placement year) | Fees: £14,250 per year | Intakes: September

  • Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Science BSc (Hons)
  • Forensic Science BSc (Hons)
  • Pharmacy MPharm (Hons)

Duration: 1 year | Fees: £14,600 ~ £15,900 per year | Intakes: September

  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert
  • Pharmaceutical Quality by Design MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert

Duration: 12 months (September)/15 months (January)
Fees: £14,100 for 2020/21 tuition fees | Intakes: January 2020/September 2020

A Business and Management degree at DMU can open ways to an exciting career path for you in a wide range of specialist areas including business strategy, accounting and finance, human resource management or marketing.

In DMU, you get to choose whether you want to go on a general pathway (equip with business skills) or a specific one (specialize according to area of interest). Our graduates are the living proof that DMU’s students are highly regarded by employers, with them currently working in well-renowned organizations including Amazon, Goldman Sachs, Caterpillar and The Body Shop.

On top of that, upon completing specific modules, students will be awarded with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership. If students have concerns on placement matters, worry no more as many of DMU students recently secured placements at leading companies such as Volkswagen, Tata Consultancy Services and Fedex.

Duration: 3 years or 4 years with optional placement year.
Fees: £13,750 per year | Intakes: September

  • Accounting and Business Management BA (Hons)
  • Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)
  • Business Management and Finance BA (Hons)
  • Global Finance BSc (Hons)
  • Business and Management BA (Hons)
  • Business and Entrepreneurship and Innovation BA (Hons)
  • Global Leadership and Management BSc (Hons)
  • International Business BA (Hons)
  • Accounting and Economics BA (Hons)
  • Business Management and Economics BA (Hons)
  • Economics BA (Hons)
  • Economics BSc (Hons)
  • Economics and Finance BSc (Hons)
  • Economics and International Relations BA (Hons)
  • Business Management and Human Resource Management BA (Hons)
  • Human Resource Management BA (Hons)
  • Business and Globalisation BA (Hons)
  • International Relations BA (Hons)
  • International Relations (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)
  • Politics BA (Hons)
  • Public Administration and Management BA
  • Advertising and Marketing Communications BA (Hons)
  • Business and Marketing BA (Hons)
  • International Marketing and Business BA (Hons)
  • Marketing BA (Hons)

Duration: 1 year | Fees: £14,100 ~ £15,000 per year | Intakes: September

  • Accounting and Finance MSc
  • Applied Accounting MSc
  • Forensic Accounting MSc
  • International Banking and Finance MSc
  • International Business and Finance MSc
  • International Finance and Investment MSc
  • Risk Management MSc
  • Air Transport Management MSc
  • Business Management in the Creative Industries MSc
  • Business Management in Sport MSc
  • Creative Enterprise MSc
  • Intercultural Business Communication MSc
  • International Business and Entrepreneurship MSc
  • International Business and Finance MSc
  • International Business and Human Resource Management MSc
  • International Business and Management MSc
  • International Business and Marketing MSc
  • Project Management MSc
  • Risk Management MSc
  • Business Economics and Business Finance MSc
  • Business Economics and International Relations MSc
  • Business Economics and Marketing MSc
  • Business Economics and Risk Management MSc
  • International Business and Human Resource Management MSc
  • Business Economics and International Relations MSc
  • Diplomacy and World Order MA
  • Global Policy MA
  • International Relations MA
  • Urban Studies MA


Scholarships (Postgraduate only) Amount
DMU International Scholarship £1,500
TEF Gold Outstanding Alumni Scholarship Up to £5,000
Leicester Castle Business School Scholarships £1,000
DMU Sports Scholarship Up to £6,000
DMU Global High Flyers Award £1,000

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