De Montfort University

Come and study at DMU, located only one hour north of London, awarded QS 5-star accolade 'excellent' rating one of only 15 universities in the UK

What is so special about DMU?

  • Special no1: Students love our campus! DMU is a city based campus where all facilities are in one spot right, 5 mins away from the city centre. And to satisfy over 25,000 ambitious students it is important to offer a motivating environment. This is what DMU does best! We have invested over 136 million UK Pounds to create "the Campus of the Future" AND work is also underway to build a brand new state of the art 'Instagrammable' library with all the latest modcons, gadgets and software to add to the student learning experience.
  • Special no2: DMU has been ranked Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). This is a scheme introduced by the UK government to measure the quality of teaching, learning environment and student outcome at Higher Education Institutions.
  • Special no3: DMU has been consistently ranked amongst the top 25 universities in the country (out of 130) for employability. Over 98.5% of our students are in full-time employment or in further studies after graduating with the help of our award winning careers team. The careers team really take the time and trouble to ensure students are wholly supported throughout their educational journey. They offer excellent guidance to ensure students are equipped with all the skills and prepared to a global standard for any interviews. 
  • Special no4: DMU joins an elite band of universities to be awarded a 5-star 'excellent' rating DMU joins 15 other universities in the UK and just over 100 universities worldwide in being granted the 5-star accolade.
  • We offer some very niche programs and recieve sponsorships from major firms, this money is invested into research, students play a vital role in these projects. 
  • Special no5: DMU is ranked 38 in the world for Fashion, the only university outside London to be so highly ranked. Fashion students win may awards each year and graduates end up in lucrative jobs in this highly competitve industry.


DMU is a big university hosting over 25,000 students. We have over 400 degree programmes spread over 4 faculties.

  • Art, Design & Humanities
  • Business & Law
  • Health & Life Sciences
  • Computing, Media, Engineering,Technology

The City

Leicester has been named as one of the top 10 cities in which to live and work in the UK (Good Growth for Cities Index 2015) 3rd most progressive city in tackling social and environmental issues AND 4th most vibrant city in UK

And not only this, it is also considered amongst the top 10 most affordable cities to live in for students .

Easy connections to UK cities and 3 international airports reachable in less than an hour. With 1 hour 10 minutes away from London by train.

It is a middle sized city of approx. 330,000 inhabitants of which approx 40,000 are university students. This makes the city big enough to have a great offer of activities and job opportunities. Home to major employers such as Caterpillar UK, Dunelm, E.ON Europcar Group, IBM, Joules, Mattioli Woods, Next and PepsiCo 

Sports teams include, Leicester City Football Club, Leicester Tigers, Leicester Riders and Leicestershire County Cricket Club  who are DMU partners

DMU's student union offer over 100 different activities, everything from sport and fitness to music and culture clubs

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Subjects you can take at De Montfort University


Number of students: Approx 25,000

Type of Campus: City centre based campus

Minimum age: 18 (17 for pathway programmes)

Faculties: 4 Faculties

TEF Ranking: Silver and QS 5 Star ranking

Tuition Fee (International): UG: from £15,250 PG: £16,300

Scholarship at De Montfort University in England

No application required! DMU offers an automatic International Scholarship of £2,000, and upto £3,500 if you pay 50% of your deposit or the fees in full 

Awards increase and change each year, so please always check our website for the latest and most upto information on the scholarship awards. 

This offer expires on 2024-08-23

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