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As a postgraduate student in the Faculty of Business and Law you will be joining a thriving, international community that benefits from the many nationalities and culture of its students and staff and welcomes and supports students at all stages of their careers.
Situated in the purpose-built £35 million Hugh Aston building, the faculty combines modern facilities with IT labs, study suites, learning zones, a bookshop and a cage and can provide full-time, part-time and distance-learning options. These options ensure that courses fit around the varying needs of postgraduate students, who may be in full-time employment while undertaking studies or may not want to relocate to Leicester in order to gain their qualification. To ensure distance learners experience the same excellent teaching as students on campus, DMU has invested heavily in online learning resources.
Our courses are designed to meet the needs of modern employers and contain content that is both relevant to industry today and ensure students gain the professional skills and practical experience organisations are looking for.
• DMU Business and Law postgraduate students command an average salary of £41,695 within six months of completing their studies*
• DMU postgraduates have been taken on by world-leading companies such as Aston Martin, the BBC, Microsoft, HSBC, KPMG, Pfizer and more*
*Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education report 2012/13
Our teaching is extensively underpinned by the research we do and our work is regularly recognised with major grants from national and international funding councils. DMU’s growing reputation for applied research which benefits society has recently been confirmed with the publication of the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014 results, the UK-wide initiative to assess the quality of research in UK universities. We have been ranked top modern university in the Midlands for both Business and Law and nationally, Business has been ranked third overall among modern universities whilst Law has been ranked sixth. Overall, both Leicester Business School and Leicester De Montfort Law School rank in the top 50 and both had research ranked as ‘world leading’.
Leicester Business School -
Leicester Business School offers courses design with the requirement of industry in mind and many of our academics are active in the international research community. Some of our courses offer the opportunity to work with companies and organisations through an ‘in-company project’ over a 12-week period. This is a great opportunity to complete a more practical ‘live’ project which can be an invaluable asset in the competitive job market and help boost career prospects significantly.
Leicester De Montfort Law School -
Leicester De Montfort Law School is home to the Department of Law and Leicester Institute of Legal Practice, an experienced provider of first-class legal education and training, and offers the Legal Practice Course and Graduate Diploma in Law. Our suite of LLM programmes will also allow you to gain expertise in a specialised area.
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This course is designed for qualified accounting and finance professionals. It offers a flexible mode of study (distance learning) and the opportunity to add to your current skill set. Read more
The programme is designed to provide a career entry opportunity for full-time students as well as a career development opportunity for accountants, auditors, practising managers, business consultants and finance experts from various backgrounds, to enhance and develop their accounting and finance skills. Read more
The Air Transport Management MSc has been developed by two leading aviation academics - with over 30 years’ combined experience - in conjunction with industry partners to offer a critical, comprehensive and practical understanding of the structure and operation of the international air transport industry. Read more
The programme will be both quantitative and qualitative and reflect the increasing internationalisation of business. There will be an emphasis on the application of accounting and finance techniques, underpinned by the relevant UK law and regulations and international standards. Read more
The course offers diversity in the range of study, from international relations theory to regional integration. Read more
This rewarding course is for graduates and professionals seeking a competitive advantage in today’s international job market. You will acquire a highly developed knowledge of economics, management and marketing principles, through both practical application and relevant leading-edge theory. Read more
This rewarding course is for graduates and professionals seeking a competitive advantage in today’s international job market. You will acquire a highly developed knowledge of economics, risk management and financial principles, through both practical application and relevant leading-edge theory. Read more
The creative industries are made up of businesses and entrepreneurs that have creativity and content that is protected by copyright as a central part of their business model. Read more
The Faculty of Business and Law at De Montfort University (DMU) offers a wide range of industry-aligned postgraduate courses, which provide a platform for students to enhance their career prospects within a variety of industries through a combination of theoretical and practical learning.