De Montfort University - UK

The Gateway,Leicester,England,LE1 9BH

Year Of Estabishment



3,499 (Approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent



College Address

The Gateway, Leicester LE1 9BH, United Kingdom.

College Contact

+44 116 255 1551




No.of students

24,999 (Approx)




Known for its excellent faculty and global affiliations with more than 80universities, it is the De Montfort University that has been attracting the students from across the world. This university is in Leicester in England and has been known especially for the research it conducts in varied fields and has been touted as a leader by Research Assessment Excellence of UK, for the promotion of innovation through research and investment in the upgradation of existing facilities.

The credential of DMU is evident from its 53rdrank in the Times University Rankings for the year 2016. Among all the UK universities, DMU has sought the second place for having the National Teaching Fellows. The reputation of the university in the research areas has promoted the flow of investment in the technology used and campus construction.


The construction of the DMU is heavily invested one which has led to its expansion across the acres. For the development of the various departments of Humanities, Arts and Design, a new base is being constructed. A new business school is also coming up which is worth 4.2 million pounds.

The experience of the students has been improved with the coming up of the Confucius Institute and Leicester Castle Business school. There is the breakout area as well which help the students to get freaked out in their free time and get back to their studies.


This university has earned the reputation for providing quality learning to its students. The departments of this university are:

·         Leicester Media School

·         Leicester Castle Business School

·         Leicester School Of Architecture

·         Leicester De Montfort Law School

·         Leicester School Of Pharmacy

·         Leicester Business School

·         School of computer science and Informatics

·         School of visual and performing arts

·         School of humanities

·         Institute of creative technologies

·         School of design

·         School of engineering and sustainable department

·         School of applied social sciences

·         School of nursing and midwifery

·         School of allied health sciences

·         Department of politics and public policy

Teaching Standards

The teaching staff at DMU remains very supportive to the students and higher education is especially taken care of. Major support is given to the students who are into the research segment. Career advisors are also there in the campus that can provide you with the clearance of doubts that will work in your favor.

Collaboration of the faculties with the foreign universitiesand as per the student satisfaction, The Sunday Times has considered this university to be one of the top 10 in UK. The faculty here has collaborated on a massive scale with the international universities and this has established to be one of the top most when it comes to business.


It is the wide range of courses that has become the USP of this eminent university and this has been making it a melting pot of the talents across the globe. A close integration with the industry and a practical yet experimental approach towards the education has become a major factor in establishing it as a major growth booster for career and development. The following range of courses is being offered here:

·         Accounts

·         Biomedical science and clinical practice

·         Advertising

·         Animation

·         Architecture

·         Arts and humanities

·         Journalism

·         Business administration

·         Business management

·         Clinical midwifery

·         Computer games

·         Computer programming

·         Fashion designing

·         Music

·         Creative writing

·         Criminology

·         Event management

·         Cyber security

·         Dance

·         Design craft

·         Economics

·         Education

·         Engineering

·         Films

·         Footwear

·         Law

·         Marketing

·         Photography 

These have been the broad categories of the courses which can be pursued on a fulltime or a part time basis.

Student Facilities

Library and the campus centers have been the major attraction of DMU. There are various societies as well which have been supported in the campus and this remains something that has earned the reputation to the university worldwide. Entertainment facilities are also there which include a radio station that runs on a 24 hours a day.

The food court here offers quality food which also includes the bar and the pub as well thus offering a wholesome lifestyle as well.


The plush campus of DMU has thousands of the rooms for the students and the food catering services are of high quality. The residential facilities here are economical for the students along with several other facilities which improve the quality of education.

Noted Alumni

As the De Montfort university has been offering a range of courses with an orientation towards innovation and research, there are many of the alumnus from this place that have proved their worth in their concerned fields. The dynamism offered here have made the students to be more creative and have enabled them to work towards building a support system where talents can thrive. Some of the notable people from thus university are:

·         The famous entrepreneur from Oman, Qais Al Khonji

·         Michael Scott who is the current VC of Glynder University in Wales

·         Jimmy Choo,, the famous footwear designer whose name needs no introduction

·         VivekDhaiya, the famous actor from Indian film industry

·         Dorothy Cross, the fames sculptor and artist

·         The international ski jumper who has made skiing a celebrated sport, Eddie Edwards


International scholarship is provided to the students who are pursuing the full time courses from the university. The following scholarship programs are there which support the students to pursue their course:

·         India great scholarship

·         Leicester Castle Business School Principal’s scholarship

·         Specific discounts are also being provided to the students from various countries

·         Full payment discount

Alumni discount

Courses Offered

Journalism and Politics BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)


Film Studies and Media BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)


International Relations MA

Masters | Full Time (1 year)


Business and Management MBus

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)


Environmental Protection BSc (Hons)

Bachelors | Distance / Online (24 months)

Sep, Sep

Architecture (Professional Experience and Development Record, PEDR) Professional Development Diploma

Masters | Distance / Online (Variable - to suit the learner)

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