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Choose from Creative Writing, English and History

Humanities Research

Study Humanities at DMU

The School of Humanities is made up of Creative Writing, English Literature, English Language and History. 

We offer excellent teaching that is underpinned by world-class research, ensuring tutors are working at the cutting-edge of developments in their subject.

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate courses

Entry criteria

English language requirements

Our humanities courses require an IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in each component.


We also offer pre-sessional English courses to help you improve your English before you begin your studies.

Academic requirements

To check the entry criteria for your country, visit or email us at


How to apply

Download the application form at and return it, along with copies of the following documents, to the International Admissions Office at

  • A copy of your qualifications
  • A copy of your English language certificate  
  • A photocopy of your passport
  • 1 reference for undergraduate courses / 2 references for postgraduate courses

UCAS: For undergraduate study, you can also apply via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). To apply to DMU you will need the UCAS Institution Code: DEM/D26  

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