Be somebody at the University of Leicester

At the University of Leicester we love ‘somebodies’. Somebodies take the world on and make things happen. We love nurturing new somebodies, who will explore, unearth, invent, imagine, innovate and help change the world.

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Student Life at Leicester

We invest £6 million in our Library each year

This means there are long opening hours, a wealth of books and online resources, as well as group study rooms and hundreds of PCs.

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More from around the University

Poetry and photograph exhibition at Leicester Cathedral

A free public exhibition combining poetry and images organised by the University and Leicester Cathedral will be running from 25 May to 10 June at Leicester Cathedral.

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Explore our great city

Welcome to Leicester

Set in the heart of England, Leicester is a city rich in heritage and history, festivals and sport.

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Bring the Paint

28 May 2017


Local and internationally renowned artists will come together to transform Leicester’s Cultural Quarter.

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