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

Find your ideal accommodation at the University of Leicester

A range of rooms, locations and catering packages to suit every student's requirements.

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Working to eliminate infant diarrhoea by targetting Shigella with bacteriophages

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awards funding to Leicester research into post-antibiotic treatment.

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Explore our great city

Leicester - the ninth best city in the UK

The Good Growth for Cities Index looked at everything from transport and jobs to health, affordability, equality and working hours.

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5th Annual Summer Food and Drink Festival

29 May 2016


Leicester Market hosts street food, local producers, farmers, a licensed Drinks Zone, cooking demonstrations, live music, arts and crafts stalls and much more.

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