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 Nick Cummins
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

Astronomers discover system of seven Earth-sized planets just 40 light-years away

University of Leicester scientists involved in discovery of new planets in TRAPPIST-1 solar system

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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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A Taste of Science

4 March 2017


An evening at the National Space Centre dedicated to eating, drinking, learning and discovering something new and exciting around every corner.

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