University profile

De Montfort University

2020/21 edition

About De Montfort University

We have invested £136 million transforming our campus into a modern, inspiring environment. We continually improve our facilities, working with industry to ensure equipment and workspaces replicate those used by professionals.

Our £8 million leisure centre has a 25m pool, sauna, climbing wall, sports hall, fitness suite, weights area and dance studio and The Watershed is our home for activities including rowing, five-a-side football, badminton, netball, basketball, indoor hockey, indoor cricket and volleyball – and a space for our many societies to meet.


In the Hugh Aston Building, the Bloomberg Trading Room give students access to the same information as leaders in business, finance and government, bringing the real world of work into the classroom.

From laboratories to art studios, study spaces and seminar rooms to lecture theatres, we prioritise modern technologies and equipment to prepare students for the future.

Research Excellence Framework: We’ve invested significantly in research staff, so we can build on the Research Excellence Framework results that almost 60 per cent of our research is world-leading.


Future career prospects

DMU has been named the best university in the country for helping students find highly skilled work or further study, in a league table produced from TEF metrics by higher education experts Wonkhe.

All our courses, across four faculties, are designed to open up rewarding career paths.


Fees, funding and costs

We have a range of funding options and are committed to helping our students enhance their careers and personal development.

We also offer a number of tuition fee discounts and country-specific scholarships for international students who wish to study a postgraduate course.

Fees vary between each course - visit our postgraduate course listings for the most up to date information.



We hold regular postgraduate open days and virtual chats, providing opportunities to discuss your options with course specialists. Visit our website to book your place.


How to apply

The application process can be slightly different depending on the level of study you're seeking, and whether you are a UK or international student. Full details can be found on our website where we can help to guide you through the process and answer any questions you might have.

Contact details

+44 (0) 116 2 50 60 70
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