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.

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Visual stress could be a symptom of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Leicester research identifies link between vision-related abnormalities and CFS which could significantly improve diagnosis of the condition.

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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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Festive fun on campus for students and staff

Activities and events bring Christmas cheer to the University of Leicester.

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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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Hanukkah Lights Switch-On

12 December 2015


A celebration of the Jewish Festival of Lights, at the Menorah on Victoria Park, hosted by the Leicester Progressive Jewish Congregation.

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