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.


We are a leading UK university, currently ranked 34th in the Complete University Guide.

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Awards and accreditation

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

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Income and expenditure

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

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