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

Student societies and clubs for every interest or hobby

Join one of over 180 societies or set up one of your own!

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More from around the University

Botanic Garden in national finals of Britain in Bloom

Our Botanic Garden has reached the finals of the prestigious Britain in Bloom competition. The judges will visit the picturesque Botanic Garden on Wednesday 2 August for a guided tour with its Director, Dr Richard Gornall.

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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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