What will I learn?

Learn how to engage audiences and develop your own personal visual style across print, digital and analogue media platforms. This course will prepare you in all aspects of graphic design and illustration to prosper in the exciting, everchanging creative industry. You will work towards building a professional creative portfolio that will showcase your unique visual voice. You will explore and experiment with an extensive range of media and craft skills, taught by expert practitioners, and though our close relationships with industry, you will be set live projects to work on.You will have the opportunity to:- Access one-to-one support from the Leicester Media School Drawing Centre to perfect your drawing skills and meet like-minded artists.- Benefit from our Gurus and Grasshoppers peer support mentoring scheme where final-year students mentor new students on formal assignments and additional areas, as needed.- Enter high-profile competitions such as D&AD, RSA, Macmillan Children’s Books, Batsford, Penguin, Folio Society and the Young Creative Network.- Exhibit your work at the week-long DMU Degree Show, one of Leicester’s biggest art and design shows, where final-year students have the chance to meet talent scouts and win industry prizes.

Which department am I in?

Computing, Engineering and Media

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£14,750.00 (US$ 19,827) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

September 2022


Leicester Campus

The Gateway,



LE1 9BH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Art and Design A-Level at B or above

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • De Montfort University International College

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