Build your business with us

De Montfort university is one of the most diverse universities in the country with over 23,000 students living the in the Leicester area – a fantastic pool of potential customers for your business. We have a variety of marketing channels to choose from to ensure effective, targeted, tailored promotion.

Why work with DSU?

Our aim is to help your business become part of the student journey through direct marketing. Affiliations and sponsorships for further exposure. Plus, by working with us you’ll be supporting us, a registered charity, in helping our students to do something unforgettable. 

We have an outstanding relationship with our students and regularly communicate via e-communications as well as traditional direct marketing methods.

We have one of the most diverse and creative student bodies in the country - no wonder we were voted by Which? as one of the top creative universities in the country! Our hugely successful Freshers' Week reflects just that.

We're in an ideal position to provide effective marketing for businesses to our vibrant, diverse and vast student population.

Lets work together and make great things happen!

Social media 

A super engaging way to communicate with our students. Raise awareness, increase sales and get feedback from your target market instantly.

Facebook post: £40 per post / 3 for £150 / 6 for £280 

Twitter post: £30 per post / 4 for £100 / 6 for £150  

We can tailor a package to your needs- call us for details.

Website banner 

An advertising banner on the homepage of our website. The perfect visual online opportunity for your business which can be hyperlinked directly to your website, increasing awareness. The banners can be static or .GIF animated.

Per week: £100   Per month: £250   Per year: £1000

Flat screens

Have your ad or video played across two 50 inch flat screens across the SU building. 

£200 per week


We send out two e-newsletters a month directly to all 23,267 De Montfort Univeristy Students emails. Thats a targeted email to 23,267 students coming from the students' union that they know and trust.To be sent out on one email: text and thumbnail image advert.

Price for 1 email: £75 

Price for 6 emails: £650 


A fantastic way to develop a rapport with our students. You have the option to have a stall across multiple spaces across campus whether you want to sell products or raise awareness. 

Inside the students’ union – Standard trestle table stall inside the main ground floor atrium space 

Price: £150 per day

Outside the Students’ union (‘the steps’) –  Standard trestle table stall outside the student’s union.

Price: £150 per day

Outside in Hawthorn square – Standard trestle table stall outside the main DMU thoroughfare.

Price: £200 per day 

Need a larger stall? – Contact us!

Marketing Manager: Adele Clarke -

Marketing Frontrunner: Jordan Evans -