Leicester College

Higher Education Partnership with De Montfort University

Leicester College is proud of its partnership with De Montfort University (DMU), a global university committed to delivering quality, creativity and innovation across a wide range of courses.

Studying on a DMU-awarded higher education course at Leicester College is a stepping stone towards a successful career for many students. DMU has a well-deserved reputation for innovative teaching methods, first class facilities and life-changing research – with dynamic links to businesses too.

Undergraduates studying on these courses experience all the benefits of student life at university, while our partnership agreement enables students to access facilities at both Leicester College and DMU campuses.

The partnership supports many of our ambitions for your undergraduate studies. Throughout your course, academic teams are focused on ensuring students have continuous exposure to industry speakers, live briefs and work experience.

Due to the close relationship with DMU, a huge volume of Leicester College students progress to complete the top-up final year of their degree at DMU.

Leicester College and DMU work closely to ensure students are well prepared for the transition to university following the completion of their undergraduate study with at the college. The 2016 Leicester College BA Honours students wore DMU robes at their graduation ceremony.

Students studying on a DMU-awarded courses can take advantage of this partnership with DMU by accessing a variety of facilities and services on offer. These include:

  • Kimberlin Library
  • De Montfort Student Union
  • Accommodation Services
  • QEII Sports Centre (swimming pool, climbing wall, football and basketball courts, fitness suite etc.)


Artistic Make-Up and Special Effects

Business Higher National Diploma

Photography with Video

Acting (Creative Performance Practice)

Computing Higher National Diploma

Graphic Design and E-Media

Music and Technology

Tourism and Events Management

BA (Hons) Tourism and Events Management (Top-Up)

Education and Training (Level 5)

Education and Training (Level 6)

BA (Hons) Professional Studies (Creative Industries)

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