De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is a public university in the city of Leicester, England.
The university was originally founded as the Leicester School of Art in 1870, and evolved through many sttages, including the Leicester Colleges of Art and Technology and Leicester Polytechnic, later on Leicester Polytechnic became De Montfort University On 26 June 1992.
De Montfort University’s campus is located in an area of Leicester.
Leicester is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the United Kingdom. It is also Britain's first environment city. Leicester continued to grow rapidly throughout the 20th century.
University offers accommodation for all international students, based on certain criteria. There are 13 halls of residence with 4,100 rooms. All halls are self-catered, giving students the full freedom to come and go at any time as they wish ,and furnished bedding pack including a duvet, pillow and bedsheets.
All accommodations are within easy walking distance to campus also very close to many attractions in Leicester many attractions.
In 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework, the UK Department of Education awarded the institution a Gold Rating, describing teaching as "consistently outstanding" and "of the highest quality found in the UK higher education sector.
The University was ranked 94th in the UK for the Guardian rankings of 2018,70th by The Complete University Guide for 2019, and, Times Higher Education (THE) ranked De Montfort University 50th in the world In 2019.
DMU has achieved Gold - the highest possible standard - in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
Students can choose more than 170 graduate level courses accredited by professional bodies, which allows them to get waivers from professional qualifications .
DMU offers one year, full-time paid work placement for the majority of our courses, including all undergraduate courses and all postgraduate Engineering and Computing courses.
Supportive and friendly
International Student Support Team will provide students with support before, during and after their time at DMU. They also runs an international welcome week, free airport pick-ups, and a 'buddies' scheme which matches students with a current DMU student to help them settle in.
The Requirements may Defer for some Programs.
|Type of Institution||Public|
|Number of Campuses||4 faculties|
|Number/Percentage of International Students||23205|
|Total number of Professors||3240|
|Student Satisfaction Rate||86%|
|Graduate Job Rate||97.3%|
|Number of Residence Vacancy||Around 3000|
|International fee||Undergraduates- £13240 (annual) Postgraduates- £15950 (annual)|
|Number of Academic Programs||UG, PG, Part time, distance, blended|
|Mode of Program||Full time, distance and online|
|Average Graduate Salary||19800 pounds a year|
|Field of Study||Avg.Fees|
|Art, Design and Humanities:||£13,750|
|Business and Law||£13,750-£14,550|
|Media||£13,750 - £14,250|
|Health and Life Sciences||£13,250 - £14,250|
|Expenses||Estimated cost in pounds|
|Undergraduate tuition fee||13,250- 14950|
|Postgraduate tuition fee||13600-15,900|
|On campus accommodation||5,000-6040|
|Average cost of living||97-110 per week|