How to apply to postgraduate study at De Montfort University

We’re delighted you’re considering applying for postgraduate study at DMU. Whether you are from the UK or overseas, below you can find all the information you need to complete your application.

UK applicants – current students (or those who have graduated since 2015)

To apply to study a postgraduate course (full-time or part-time) you should complete an online postgraduate application form and email it to admissions@dmu.ac.uk

What to include

The following should be submitted with the application form:

  • One current reference on official headed paper or from a professional email address (this can be a work or academic reference and must be signed and recently dated)
  • Copies of academic transcripts
  • Copies of degree/diploma certificates
  • Personal statement

It is important that you send this information to us as soon as possible, either as paper copies, by mail, or as scanned and emailed documents.

Contact us

For advice on postgraduate or part-time courses contact:

Admissions Office
Gateway House Room 1.30
De Montfort University 
The Gateway 
Leicester, LE1 9BH

E: admissions@dmu.ac.uk 
T: +44 (0)116 2 50 60 70


UK applicants – new to DMU (or those who have graduated pre-2015)

To apply to study a postgraduate course (full-time or part-time) you can apply using the following options:

  • Option 1:

you can complete an online postgraduate application form and email to admissions@dmu.ac.uk

  • Option 2:  

you can apply via the DMU Online Portal. This method allows you to save, revisit and review your application before submitting it at any time of the day.

What to include 

The following should be submitted with the application form:

  • One current reference on official headed paper or from a professional email address (this can be a work or academic reference and must be signed and recently dated)
  • Copies of academic transcripts
  • Copies of degree/diploma certificates
  • Personal statement

It is important that you send this information to us as soon as possible, either as paper copies, by mail, or as scanned and emailed documents.

Contact us

For advice on postgraduate or part-time courses contact:

Admissions Office
Gateway House Room 1.30
De Montfort University 
The Gateway 
Leicester, LE1 9BH

E: admissions@dmu.ac.uk
T: +44 (0)116 2 50 60 70


Overseas applicants

To apply to study a postgraduate course (full-time or part-time) you can apply using the following options:

  • Option 1:

you can complete an International application form and email to iao@dmu.ac.uk

  • Option 2:

you can apply via the DMU Online Portal. This method allows you to save, revisit and review your application before submitting it at any time of the day.

What to include

If possible these should be submitted with an application form:

  • Two current references on official headed paper or from a professional email address (this can be a work or academic reference and must be signed and recently dated)
  • Copies of academic transcripts
  • Copies of degree/diploma certificates
  • A copy of your passport
  • A copy of your English Language certificate

It is important that you send this information to us as soon as possible, either as paper copies, by mail, or as scanned and emailed documents.

Application support

If you need any more information about the application process, you can contact us by emailFacebook or WeChat.

Contact us

If you have a question about your application, supporting documents, offer letter or visa documents, email iao@dmu.ac.uk or phone +44 (0)116 257 7713.

 
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