Facts and figures

The University of Leicester is a leading UK university committed to international excellence through the creation of world changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Leicester is consistently one of the most socially inclusive of the UK’s leading universities with a long-standing commitment to providing fairer and equal access to higher education.


Our current position in each of the national and international rankings of universities.

See where we rank

Awards and accreditation

We're proud of our awards and accreditation because they reflect our passion for what we do.

Browse our awards and accreditation

Income and expenditure

Find out where tuition fees fit in to the University's finances.

Find out more about income and expenditure (PDF, 544kb)

Student numbers

Read the summary of applications, offers, acceptances and registrations, along with information about our students' attainment.

See our student numbers