Welcome to Leicester

A warm welcome to all of our new freshers - we hope you'll love being part of our thriving student community. Welcome back to our returning students, we've missed you.

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Student Life at Leicester

Recipients of Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships come to Leicester for Study School

President and Vice-Chancellor greets six new exemplary students on our MSc in Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management.

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Psychiatrist travelling the globe to help child victims of conflict

Professor Panos Vostanis will visit six continents during October and November to promote awareness, safety and resilience-building for children.

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Explore our great city

Officially the UK's 'Greatest Sporting City'

ESPN ranked Leicester number one in their 2016 chart of the country's Greatest Sporting Cities.

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Everybody's Reading

1 October 2016

Festival of all things reading, taking place 1-9 October across Leicester in schools, libraries, bars, cafes, pubs and coffee shops.

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