De Montfort University

Postgraduate Study

  • 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.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 3,630 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 29%
  • Part Time 71%

Domicile

  • UK 68%
  • EU 6%
  • Other 26%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 36 744 780
Law 6 746 752
Subjects allied to medicine 68 457 525
Creative arts & design 62 190 252
Engineering & technology 43 196 239
Computer science 51 171 222
Education 4 167 171
Architecture, building & planning 8 155 163
Social studies 17 131 148
Physical sciences 10 122 132
Biological sciences 23 70 93
Mass communications & documentation 22 56 78
Historical & philosophical studies 11 41 52
Languages 20 6 26
Mathematical sciences 1 0 1

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £4,750
Mixed £4,750
Laboratory £5,100
Clinical £4,750

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • We are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study.
  • We currently offer the Vice-Chancellor's 2020 Scholarship for Home/EU alumni who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a postgraduate taught course. It offers a tuition fee discount of up to 50 per cent to recent DMU graduates who achieved a 2:1 or above.