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About

This innovative Design Management and Entrepreneurship course at the De Montfort University will teach you to examine global challenges in the business of design, enhance your knowledge of specialist design management and develop your skills as a future entrepreneur in the creative industry.

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Overview

Reasons to study Design Management and Entrepreneurship course at the De Montfort University

  • You will develop the design skills and innovative approach required to become a successful and impactful entrepreneur in the creative industries.
  • With our flexible curriculum, you can choose from an extensive choice of specialisms and tailor your study to your personal and career aspirations.
  • Join a community that is working together to co-design new ways of thinking to redefine the future of creative practice. 
  • With an optional year-long work placement you can gain valuable experience to further enhance your practical and professional skills.
  • Benefit from an expert teaching team who are active researchers and maintain strong links with the commercial sector to ensure their teaching is influenced by contemporary industry trends and real-world skills.
  • Benefit from our extensive links with key international partners, including Bauman Moscow State Technical University and Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation.

Graduate careers

Many of our graduates pursue careers as project managers in varied sectors of the design industry. Previous graduates have secured roles with companies such as multinational retailer Next, creative design agency mark-making* and bespoke lighting manufacturer JPR Lighting Limited. Others have gone on to run their own creative businesses with the support from the university’s Enterprise team. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods 
  • Design as a Strategic Business Tool
  • Integrated Brand Management
  • Marketing for the Creative Entrepreneur
  • Fashion Promotion and Marketing
  • Business Planning for the Creative Entrepreneur
  • Global Markets: Designing businesses for international growth

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

January (full-time only)

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have the equivalent or above of a 2:2 UK bachelor’s honours degree in a related subject. If you have other professional qualifications and industry experience, we will consider your application on an individual basis.
  • Applicants should have a good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications such as Photoshop, Acrobat and InDesign for example. Adobe XD, Dreamweaver and Dimensions are quite useful but not essential. A good working knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint would be advantageous.
Interview and Portfolio
  • Applicants and relevant qualifications should submit a portfolio of work (please see our Design Management and Entrepreneurship application portfolio advice for full details). Overseas applicants will be invited to send samples of their work.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA - £4,050 (part-time) per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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