De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Design and New Product Development

Design and new product development is a cross departmental, multidisciplinary research group exploring the creation and evolution of a diverse range of products, from consumer items to spatial concepts, concentrating on the development of sustainable products; the group was formed to foster and develop collaboration across a wide range of established and emerging research areas, including: product and furniture; design; architecture; interior design; fashion; contour design; footwear; glass and ceramics.

Entry requirements

A good Honours/Master's degree in a relevant subject; or overseas equivalent; where English is not 1st language IELTS 6.5, or equivalent is required.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus Leicester LE1 9BH East Midlands

Key information

Graduate School Office
Telephone number: 
0116 250 6199