International student accommodation

All of our modern student accommodation is within easy walking distance of our campus and the city centre, with Leicester’s many attractions only minutes away.

We offer a guarantee of accommodation for international students starting their degree in September, subject to qualifying criteria. Contracts for international students commence on 13 September 2019 in time for International Welcome Week. 

We offer you the choice of 10 halls of residence, which means you’ll get the chance to meet lots of new people. There is a variety of contract lengths to suit your needs, with prices ranging from £97 to £191 per week. All our halls are self-catered, giving you the freedom to come and go as you please, and are furnished with DMU providing a bedding pack including a duvet, pillow and bedsheets.

 

Accommodation for students undertaking English language courses

For international students coming to study the English Language Preparation Programme (ELPP) and/or pre-sessional English course in June and July 2019.

Accommodation is available at Liberty Court and Liberty Park.

7 June to 6 September 2019 (Liberty Park only)

  • Liberty Park - Premium ensuite - £128.50 per week = £1,670.50

14 June to 6 September 2019 (Liberty Park only)

  • Liberty Park - Premium ensuite - £128.50 = £1,542.00

12 July to 6 September 2019

  • Liberty Park - Premium ensuite - £128.50 per week = £1,028.00
  • Liberty Court - Classic ensuite - £117.00 per week = £936.00

All eligible applicants will be sent an email with instructions on how to book a room. 

Once you have been booked into a room you will be sent (via email)

  • The tenancy document which you will need to complete and return directly to the hall
  • Payment details and amount to pay, bank transfer details and reference number to quote

You will need to complete and return the tenancy agreement and make the payment within seven days in order to confirm your booking. 

Students arriving for the August pre-sessional English course will need to book directly with a provider, details to follow.

Returning international students

DMU aims to provide a room for all returning international students upon request (subject to availability and business requirements*). Returning overseas and EU students will have the same choice of halls as UK students. 

Please note there is a deadline to make your booking which is 31 July 2019. 

*The University will designate rooms based on forecast student accommodation requirements for designated cohorts. These designations and predicted forecasts can fluctuate regularly allowing the university to remain agile in order to meet student requirements.

The Student Accommodation Code

We have signed up to the  Universities UK Student Accommodation Code of Practice, which protects your right to safe, good quality accommodation.

University-sourced privately managed halls are signed up to the  ANUK National Code, an equivalent voluntary scheme that commits the providers to maintaining professional benchmark standards for large student developments.

Other accommodation providers are available in Leicester, but they might not be covered by the codes.

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*The University will designate rooms based on forecast student accommodation requirements for designated cohorts. These designations and predicted forecasts can fluctuate regularly allowing the university to remain agile in order to meet student requirements.

 
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