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

Our Residence Life team is here to support and help you settle in

Living in University accommodation is about more than the four walls you sleep in, it’s about an all-round experience.

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Leicester scientist leads project to investigate ways to improve welfare of fish in research

Research to explore use of less-invasive swabbing technique to reduce stress in fish while sampling DNA

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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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