"The facilities are fantastic and the shared workshop spaces inspire me to try new things. I’ve learnt how to use design to solve big problems that will make a difference in the world around us."

–Roqaya, Interior Design student

Our design courses nurture your creativity and encourage experimentation. You will tackle real-world problems and propose new futures, empowering you to become the change-maker the creative industries need.

You will be based in our award-winning Vijay Patel Building, a striking creative hub with industry-standard workshops and all the tools you need to bring your ideas to life. Learn from experts who will encourage you to collaborate across disciplines to discover new ways of thinking and making that will shape your personal design direction.

You can gain industry exposure by entering prestigious competitions or complete a placement to boost your employability. Our graduates use their creative, technical and entrepreneurial skills to forge careers with high profile brands or to launch their own successful businesses.

One building...a world of possibilities

Take a look at this stunning showcase of our Vijay Patel Building, home to DMU’s art and design courses.

How does the student-centered block model work?

Find out how block learning will be delivered and how it will help you take the right steps to graduate success and build the future you deserve.