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Leicester Castle Business School

The institution

Leicester Castle Business School has been created by De Montfort University (DMU) to meet the needs of the 21st century business. DMU is introducing a portfolio of exciting new postgraduate and undergraduate business courses, designed for students who want to stand out in the international employment market. The school will be based in the inspirational setting of the Great Hall of Leicester Castle, which is undergoing a £4.2 million refurbishment programme. 

Postgraduate study

The six courses are set to inspire students with a passion and talent to change the business world. Students will learn from world-class academics and leading business figures, as well as benefit from personal one-to-one leadership mentoring.

Leicester Castle Business School will be under the leadership of Professor Dana Brown, offering a unique learning environment where students are encouraged to challenge convention and given the opportunities and tools to think, create and inspire.

Studying business at Leicester Castle Business School is a transformational experience. We will work with every student to define and refine a learning and career pathway that is right for you. We will give you opportunities to stretch yourself, to learn, to practice, and to prepare for a career in a global and vibrant world of business.

Our portfolio of courses will employ the very best learning tools, high levels of support and mentoring and ample opportunities to engage with business leaders and gain hands-on experience. We look forward to welcoming high-calibre students from around the world and challenging them to become shapers and leaders in global business in the 21st century.

We are delighted to be able to offer the Principal’s Scholarship – Leicester Castle Business School to students who have made a commitment to studying one of these esteemed courses at DMU. This scholarship is available to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students. The scholarships are worth £4,000.


DMU is a vibrant, multicultural hub of learning, creativity and innovation. It is a great place to study, with the university named in the top 25 UK universities with the best employment rates. Results from the annual Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey reported that 95.8% of DMU graduates from summer 2014 were in work or further study six months after graduating – above the national average of 93.2%.

The university is in the heart of Leicester, which was named one of the top 10 cities in which to live and work in the UK in the 2015 Good Growth for Cities Index.

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