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.

Find out more about our amazing somebodies portrait of Oishi Deb
Student Life at Leicester

Our Students' Union shop offers University merchandise and stationery

From teddy bears to mugs, from hoodies to notepads, we've got everything you need at the centre of campus.

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More from around the University

First Juno science results supported by Jupiter ‘forecast’ by Leicester astronomers

Predictions of planetary phenomena on Jupiter that informed spacecraft’s arrival published

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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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Riverside Festival

3 June 2017


Join us for one of Leicester's biggest free festivals, featuring dragon boats, arts and crafts, music and table tennis.

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