How to apply for the Art and Design Foundation Diploma at De Montfort University

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

Applicants with the relevant qualifications will be invited to bring their portfolio to an applicant day – see our portfolio advice.

Application support

If you have a question about your application, supporting documents or offer letter contact us using the details below.

Contact us

For advice on how to apply, contact:

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

T: +44 (0)116 207 8443