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

The Students' Union is here to support and represent you

It's run by students, for students so the support, events and facilities are tailored to you.

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More from around the University

Engineering students win top two places in UniFi Formula 1 aerodynamics championship

Two teams from the University of Leicester have taken the top two places in an international motorsport design and simulation competition.

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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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Simon Says Weekend 2017

29 July 2017


The finest talent from Leicester's music scene and beyond, along with real ales, cocktails, food and drink, and much more.

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