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Go further with postgraduate study

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) offers the perfect combination of award-winning teaching and specialist facilities. Based in the centre of the bustling and multicultural city of Leicester, located in the heart of England, our campus blends the historical and the new and has provided an inspiring place to study for more than 150 years. 

Studying a postgraduate course allows you to go further in your knowledge and your career. You can become a specialist, explore the frontier of your subject area with leading researchers, gain accreditation or change trajectory. 

We’re proud to complement this with support from DMU Works, lining our students up with transformative opportunities ranging from local work experience with Leicester City Football Club to international placements and collaborations with major brands. Our careers commitment continues after graduation with DMU for Life and our Global Alumni Community hub, through which all DMU graduates have access to careers support for life.

If you’re considering applying for a master’s degree with DMU, we have a number of scholarships and bursaries available – including our Postgraduate Alumni Scholarship, which offers tuition fee discounts of up to 30 per cent for DMU graduates.

What’s more, we have a number of online events to help you find out more about our courses, studying at DMU and life in Leicester.

Looking for accommodation? There’s still time to secure your room. We are delighted to be offering free one-year silver membership at QEII Leisure Centre for our postgraduate students who book accommodation owned, managed or sourced by DMU for the next academic year (2021/22). T&Cs apply*.


Why study a postgraduate course?

Further your education

Whether you’re looking to enhance your understanding of your chosen field or gain expertise in a new area, our high-quality teaching will help equip you with the knowledge and competencies to unlock the next stage of your career.


Develop specialist skills

From innovative thinking, critical analysis and problem solving to more technical skills specific to your subject area, the versatile skillset you will develop through postgraduate study can be applied in a broad range of professional settings.


Build industry connections

We pride ourselves on the diverse industry backgrounds of our teaching staff, our valuable links with local, national and global companies and brands, and the lifechanging opportunities our DMU Works careers team provides for professional networking, work placements and student experiences far beyond Leicester.


Increase your employability

Postgraduate study is an ideal way of standing out to potential employers, acting as a stepping stone to more senior or specialised positions, or giving you a level of proficiency that can result in greater earning potential.


Join a research community

If you’re considering a PhD or a career in academia, a master’s degree provides invaluable opportunities to deepen your knowledge, pursue your passion and explore the frontier of your subject area, whilst collaborating with likeminded individuals and learning from internationally recognised academics.

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