De Montfort University (DMU) is a university of quality and distinctiveness. Situated in Leicester, our mission is to be a truly international university, distinguished by life-changing research, dynamic international partnerships, vibrant links with business, and a commitment to excellence in teaching, learning and the student experience.
Designed with employability in mind, our courses are directly relevant to today's industry. With continual input from employers, projects set by leading companies and work placements, we ensure our students graduate with the skills and professional experience to start work immediately after completing their course.
DMU boasts the second largest number of National Teaching Fellows of any UK university, and more than 170 courses accredited by professional bodies.
We have a broad selection of full-time, part-time and distance learning undergraduatepostgraduate courses, all informed by the groundbreaking work carried out in our research school. and
We work alongside organisations such as Athena Swan, which recognises and celebrates good employment practice for women working in science, engineering and technology, and are a member of the University Alliance, a group of universities renowned for their strong economic relevance and close partnership with business.
De Montfort Universitys main City Campus is based in the heart of Leicester, giving you easy access to all the shops, night life and facilities of a cosmopolitan city but with relatively low living costs.
Leicester is a city for the future. It's a cosmopolitan hub for the country, with prestigious companies and creative businesses jostling for position. £3 billion of regeneration has created a huge shopping centre, world class theatre and much more.
Leicesters shopping has been transformed by the Highcross Centre. Now in the top 10 shopping destinations in the UK, Leicester is reaching its potential as a top retail destination.
Leicester is home to cultures from across the world and that is reflected by the variety and amount of quality restaurants in the city.
Leicester is a vibrant, creative city which likes to celebrate the foods, fashions and culture of all it's residents with a year-long programme of events covering religious occasions to sporting fixtures.
Three billion pounds of regeneration has created a modern shopping centre, world-class theatre and much more, giving DMU students and visitors the perfect mix of culture and entertainment.
Leicester has a tradition of sporting excellence, as the names of famous Leicester sporting heroes such as Gary Lineker, Martin Johnson, Willie Thorne, Mark Selby, Peter Shilton and Dean Richards attest.
Leicester celebrates all year round, with everything from major music festivals through to important religious celebrations and everything in between.
The DMU campus buzzes with activity day and night. With more than 27,000 students, we're one of the liveliest universities in the east midlands.
Just ten minutes from the multicultural heart of Leicester, the campus is compact and safe, with cafes, bars and open spaces creating a vibrant atmosphere. Study at DMU and you can combine education with a busy city lifestyle, at a relatively low cost of living.
Why not visit one of our open days, held throughout the year. You will have the opportunity to see our modern facilities, campus and accommodation, and talk to current student and staff about life on campus, and our courses. Watch our student diaries and get a taste of what life's really like as a DMU student.
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at De Montfort University!