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

We invest £6 million in our Library each year

This means there are long opening hours, a wealth of books and online resources, as well as group study rooms and hundreds of PCs.

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More from around the University

Archaeology discovery day at Bradgate Park

Our Archaeology Fieldschool at Bradgate Park are hosting a free family Open Day on Sunday 2 July between 11.00am – 4.00pm.

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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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Leicester Farmer's Market

6 July 2017


Stock up on locally grown and produced food including craft beer, honey, cakes, bread, and meat, as well as non-food items such as plants.

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