Be somebody

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

Living in University accommodation is a great option for Freshers and returning students

Life in halls of residence is an experience not to be missed. We have a wide range of accommodation to suit every need.

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Chancellor's Distinguished Lectures: Lord David Putnam

Join us on Tuesday 7 November to hear Lord David Puttnam consider the developing social responsibilities of online media in the digital age.

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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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Abbey Park Bonfire & Firework Display

4 November 2017


Be dazzled by Leicester’s biggest bonfire & firework display at the city’s official celebration.

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