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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News and Events

Air pollution predicted to become leading cause of early death by 2050

Air quality will overtake dirty water and sanitation to become number one environmental cause of premature mortality in coming decades. 

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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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Steampunks in Space

28 November 2015

Two days of Victorian-inspired science fiction at the National Space Centre including games, dealers, fashion, activities, artwork, gadgets and tea.

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