Leicester De Montfort Law School enjoys a quality rating nationally for its high standards of achievement in legal education across its teaching, research, publishing and related activities and with over 140 years of experience, DMU are committed to helping students achieve their potential. It operates a range of full and part time programmes including Honours Law Degree courses and vocational courses. It also contributes to a wide range of inter-disciplinary degree programmes. The Law School is host to a lively academic community, which is justly proud of its reputation. The team of subject specialists involved with the Masters Programme includes authors of some of the leading texts in International Human Rights Law.
The Sunday Times has named DMU the winner of its inaugural University of the Year for Social Inclusion award. The university was chosen for the honour due to its diverse population and the success of its students in exams and graduate job prospects.