De Montfort University (DMU) is a friendly and vibrant educational institute with a large international community from 130 countries. Students benefit from outstanding facilities, industry standard equipment, state-of-the-art studio spaces and modern accommodation. The campus is a mix of traditional and modern buildings, creating an inspiring environment. The university attracts high-calibre students from around the world, who choose to study a range of degrees, all designed with employment in mind. More than 170 of the courses are accredited by professional bodies and many include a work placement opportunity. Additionally, the #DMUglobal initiative is set to become the most comprehensive international experience programme at any UK university, allowing students to enrich their studies and expand their cultural horizons. Strong links with industry also give students the chance to gain the skills they need for their future careers. DMU graduates have gone on to work for global organisations including Abercrombie & Fitch, Warner Bros, Sky TV, HSBC, Nike and NASA. DMU is located in the middle of Leicester and is just one hour away from central London by train. It is one of the UK’s most multicultural cities and home to a range of shops, restaurants and places of worship. International students are provided with all the support they need, from guaranteed accommodation to English language tuition and careers advice.
Art, pharmacy, corsetry, footwear, physical sciences and architecture were taught at the Schools and are still in evidence at DMU today, either as courses in their own right, or as integral components of more modern courses. The university has grown and evolved over the years, but it is still dedicated to providing inspirational teaching to
At the centre of DMU’s engagement strategy is our award-winning Square Mile programme. Launched in 2011, Square Mile uses DMU’s academic expertise and a network of student volunteers to offer potentially life-changing services in the Leicester community. The Square Mile project has been recognised as an exemplar of universities having a positive impact, and has won multiple national and international awards.
DMU postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by world-leading research . This ensures they remain relevant and up-to-date and provide students with the skills and experience employers expect from candidates in a competitive job market.
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