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De Montfort University_Campus

Location: The Gateway, Leicester LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Country: United Kingdom

Near by Big City: Leicester

About University: De Montfort University puts considerable emphasis on employability. Many of its 400-plus courses boast input from the likes of HP and the BBC, making them relevant to industry.

The university offers a number of placement opportunities, giving students the chance to experience a real-life working environment. DMU also has its own placement scheme, Frontrunners, which offers students the chance to apply for a placement within the university itself. It also offers careers advice, a range of careers fairs, internship programmes and knowledge-transfer partnerships.

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Entrepreneurs are catered for with supported workspace for new businesses and grants, and prizes for those with creative and innovative ideas. Every student at DMU is given the chance to enhance their CV by becoming involved in the university's community initiative - the Square Mile project - which offers internships, project management experience and a range of volunteering opportunities.

Leicester itself is a diverse and vibrant place. A £3bn regeneration of the city has transformed it into a hub of entertainment, shopping and culture - all of which is within walking distance of DMU's campus.

Bursaries: DMU offers a package of financial support. For the latest information on scholarships and bursaries, click here.

Accommodation: DMU aims to provide university-sourced accommodation for all new UK and international students who request it. There is a range of options, from standard rooms with a shared kitchen and bathrooms, to en-suites and self-contained apartments. All of DMU's halls of residence are within walking distance of both the campus and the city centre and cost between £89 and £157 per week.

Ranking: 65

Admission Requirement*:

UG: Minimum of 65% average in your four best subjects (excluding Hindi) at Standard 12 for entry onto the first year of an undergraduate degree.

PG: Minimum score of 55-65% in your first degree.

IELTS Requirements:

UG: Undergraduate applicants are required to achieve a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

PG: Postgraduate applicants are required to achieve a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees Range: Full-time UG & PG Fees 11,750 GBP to 14,500 GBP

*Conditions apply.