Part time study

Increase academic expertise   Learn about new subject areas or reinforce existing skills and expertise.


Improve your career prospects 

Stand out from the crowd and improve your career prospects.

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Explore your potential 

Unlock your potential by studying a part-time qualification at DMU.

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Reinvigorate your creative side 

DMU's courses provide you with the opportunity to explore your creative side.

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Why study part-time? 

Studying at DMU on a part-time basis can help you improve your career prospects by gaining qualifications without compromising your personal commitments.

Students taking part-time programmes benefit from DMU's ambitious and innovative approach to teaching, our strong links with industry and our academic staff, who lead the way in their fields with internationally respected research.

Faculty staff and DMU's Student Services team are here to support part-time students while they study. Find out what study options are available by visiting the study opportunities| section of our website.

Benefits of part-time study 

  • Cost - financing higher education can be a strain. Part-time courses at DMU are module based and flexible allowing you to fit study around your current career.
  • Location - you could earn a DMU qualification through your college as some programmes are available through the Associate Colleges Network.
  • Inclusive - the DMU Widening Access programme supports applicants who have non-traditional qualifications or who have gained experience and skills in their careers.
  • Personal commitments - study courses during daytime, evening or both. Many programmes are modular, allowing you to study at your own pace and build up credits.
  • Professional - DMU Short Courses are delivered by academics and designed to keep individuals abreast of specialist, relevant and professional skills.

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