Welcome to the University of Leicester

We want you to enjoy your time at Leicester and settle in to your life with us as quickly as possible. We hope you find your time with us successful and enjoyable.

Welcome to life at Leicester Fielding Johnson Building

Electric cars measure air quality

Researching the city environment without contributing to the problem.

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Athena Swan Bronze Award

Leicester retains Athena SWAN award

This award recognises commitment to advancing women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine in higher education and research.

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Preserving iconic modern architecture

Partners and constructors pledge to maintain historic building’s cultural status.

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Explore our great city

Welcome to Leicester

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

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Diwali in Leicester

1 October 2015


Experience the biggest Diwali celebrations outside India, from the lights switch-on on 1 November through to 15 November.

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