Arts, Design and Humanities courses

DMU is a creative UK university that has been teaching art since 1897. Our courses give you the opportunity to work on live projects within the industry and undertake work placements, giving you the skills you need to succeed in today’s creative industries.

Many recent graduates now work with leading employers such as Superdry, Agent Provocateur, Dyson, Burberry, River Island, Adidas, Vivienne Westwood, Abercrombie & Fitch, Reiss, Next, New Balance, Seymourpowell, Foster & Partners, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, H&M, Disney Studios and Unisoft.

Our research staff have international reputations in a wide range of creative fields, blending traditional disciplines of critical enquiry and analysis with practice-based research and creative work employing cutting-edge technology.

Art and Design students study in the state-of-the-art, award winning Vijay Patel Building. We have a dedicated postgraduate study centre where students from all over the world collaborate in our close-knit community. Take a look at our stunning showcase of the building at

One building … a world of possibilities


Architecture and Sustainability MSc

Postgraduate, full-time | UK fees: £8,986| International fees: £15,800

Fashion Management with Marketing MA*

Postgraduate, full-time | UK fees: £8,986| International fees: £15,800

Sport Management MSc

Postgraduate, full-time or part-time | UK fees: £8,986 (full-time) | International fees: £15,800 (full-time)


*For this course, there are some changes to the modules for the January intake. Please see the ‘Structure and Assessment’ section of the course page for more information.