What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
in Art and Design
in an Art and Design related subject
including Art and Design
- From at least 2 A Levels and including grade C or above in Art and Design - Art and Design Foundation accepted - Applicants must also have a satisfactory portfolio - Five GCSEs grades A*-C (9-4) including English Language or Literature
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 32-56 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers63%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Textile Design at DMU will develop your creative skills to specialise in one of four areas of textile design; mixed media, print, knit and weave. You will explore creative and ambitious design solutions, innovative visual research, and will develop strong design skills for a career in textiles for fashion, interior or lifestyle. You will receive design advice by lecturers who are active in their subject area, ensuring your support is contemporary and relevant. We welcome many guest lecturers who in the past have included Karen Nicol, Jane Bowler, Nicola Taylor and Donya Coward. This is a modern and exciting course, where you will benefit from international trips to trade textile shows, links with industry through live commercial projects, and the opportunity to participate in national and international competitions and work placements. In your final year you will have the opportunity to exhibit your work at DMU’s Art and Design Degree Show and at New Designers in London.
Year One • Visual Enquiry • Textile Design Rotation • Define • Textile Contexts • Design Cultures Year Two • Technical Block • Live Project • Consolidation • Textile Visions • Design Cultures 2 Year Three • Portfolio • Final Major Project by Practice • Final Major Project by Dissertation • Professional Practice • Design Cultures 3
The £136 million campus transformation at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has created the modern, inspiring environment students deserve. DMU has been named as one of the 150 best young universities in the world by the influential Times Higher Education magazine, and rated as No.1 for graduate employability, and in the top three for teaching excellence among UK universities, in a preliminary study by the Times Higher Education magazine.
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