De Montfort University
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
At De Montfort University Leicester (DMU), postgraduate students will deepen their knowledge and widen their experience to open up their career options. Courses are underpinned by world-leading research and receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies, giving students up-to-date skills and experience for the job market. With a number of outstanding educators, the university was awarded Gold under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF 2017) as a mark of its teaching quality, and students are supported by a dynamic and diverse community.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
4,075 postgraduate students in 2016–17
Mode of study
- Full Time 50%
- Part Time 50%
- UK 64%
- EU 4%
- Other 32%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Business & Management Studies||40||745||780|
|Pharmacology & Pharmacy||55||360||410|
|Art & Design||0||185||185|
|Accounting & Finance||0||120||120|
|Librarianship & Information Management||10||105||120|
|Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design||0||100||100|
|Communication & Media Studies||30||60||90|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering||10||40||50|
|Geography & Environmental Science||0||50||50|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||10||30||35|
|Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism||0||35||35|
|Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering||5||25||25|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
Postgraduate Open Days
Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you.
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.
|Type of Course||Taught Postgraduate (£)|
- Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
- Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
- Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
- Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.
Bursaries and Scholarships
Postgraduate tuition fees vary between each course. Visit our postgraduate course listings for the most up-to-date information. There is a range of funding opportunities to explore.
We currently offer the Vice-Chancellor's 2020 Scholarship for Home/EU DMU alumni who wish to continue their studies here 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.
We also offer a number of tuition fee discounts and country-specific scholarships for international students who wish to study a postgraduate course at DMU.