Mental Health at DMU

Students struggling with adjusting to university life or mental health issues can find support on campus.

Dragon’s Back Trail – An unmissable hike in Hong Kong

Sara Torres Vinagre discovers the joys of hiking on the spectacular Dragon’s Back Trail in Hong Kong – with the reward of a Beach at the end of the route.

Cultural Exchanges Festival returning with a strong celeb line-up

  The celebs have been greenlit, the performances have been finalised and the spotlight is set. The annual De Montfort University Cultural Exchanges Festival will begin 27 February until 3 March and as ever the pressure looms over the third-year Arts and Festivals Management students responsible for its organisation. Director of Cultural Exchanges, Tony Graves, […]

Student organised festival challenges venue stereotypes

  Ever wondered what it would be like to have a burlesque dancer in your local coffee shop, or perhaps have old-fashioned storytellers filling your local snug with tales of woe or misadventure? Then 180 Fest could be the festival for you. Starting March 10 and finishing March 11 is the two-day festival that will […]

Students enhance their employment prospects by undertaking a placement year

By Simran Gill Do you fancy an employment opportunity whilst studying at University? DMU offer a range of courses, which propositions a placement year in the middle of your studies, for professional accreditation. This type of course is called a ‘sandwich’ course, which implies that there is a placement year in the middle of your […]