Politics, People & Place
Welcome to the Department of Politics, People and Place at De Montfort University (DMU). We deliver excellent teaching in a broad range of subject areas including:
- human resource management;
- politics and international relations;
- management - air transport management, management & the creative industries; project management; and
- public policy.
The Department has a long tradition of providing internationally acclaimed research and working closely with practitioners to produce societal impact.
Teaching and Courses
The Department offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programmes:
Business and Globalisation, BA (Hons)
Business Management and Human Resource Management, BA (Hons)
Economics and International Relations, BA (Hons)
Economics and Politics, BA (Hons)
Human Resource Management with Languages, BA (Hons)
Human Resource Management, BA (Hons)
International Relations and Politics, BA (Hons)
International Relations, BA (Hons)
Politics, BA (Hons)
Public Administration and Management, BA (Hons)
Postgraduate and Professional
Air Transport Management, MSc
Business Management in the Creative Industries, MSc
Creative Enterprise, MSc
Diplomacy and World Order, MA
Human Resource Management, MSc
Intercultural Business Communication, MSc
International Relations, MA
Professional Coaching, PG Cert
Project Management, MSc
Public Leadership (subject to validation), MA
Urban Studies, MA
The department is home to a lively community of research students and welcomes proposals from prospective students.
Public Administration and Management, BA (Hons) at CityU SCOPE
Community Governance, BA (Hons) - with the Society of Local Council Clerks
The research conducted in the department seeks to influence current thinking and address contemporary challenges faced by practitioners, policymakers and academics, ranging from the reform of local politics to democratisation of former communist countries.
The Department is home to:
Centre for Urban Research on Austerity (CURA)
Local Governance Research Centre (LGRC) - including Housing
People, Organisations and Work Institute (POWI)
These Centres provide a focal point for the research of colleagues within the department and beyond.
A full list of staff in the Department is available from this link.
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If you would like to be part of a supportive, stimulating and rewarding academic community then please get in touch:
Department of Politics, People & Place
Leicester Castle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law
De Montfort University