Welcome to DMU's global family


With its friendly, welcoming students and staff, city centre campus, excellent facilities and award-winning teaching, there's never been a better time to join DMU.

DMU is ranked Gold in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), the only UK government endorsed measure of teaching quality in higher education. We are also proud to have been named one of the top 20 universities for graduate prospects by the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

We believe our friendly, supportive environment allows students to thrive and make the most of their academic studies.

As an international student you will become part of DMU’s global family of 2,700 international students from more than 130 countries. 

Here are just some of the reasons why international students choose DMU:

  • Central location – Leicester is a multicultural city in the heart of the UK with excellent travel links to London and the rest of the country.
  • Career-focused courses – with more than 170 professionally accredited courses and work placements with global businesses, you will gain skills that to future employers are looking for
  • Help with fees – DMUIC offers scholarships to help international students pay for studies
  • A great city for students - Leicester was named in the top 10 cities for young people in a national poll.