Study Abroad Unit

Modules on offer


At the University of Leicester we call the individual units that you will study “modules”. They are sometimes called classes or courses at other universities. 

As a Study Abroad student you can apply for modules from the following academic fields.

  • Archaeology and Ancient History
  • Arts (English, History of Art and Modern Languages)
  • Biosciences
  • Business (Economics and Management)
  • Chemistry
  • Computing and Mathematical Sciences
  • Criminology
  • English Language
  • Engineering
  • Geography and Geology
  • History
  • Law
  • Media and Communication
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Our module list can vary from year to year. If you have applied to study with us from September 2023, we will contact you shortly to provide you with access to our module catalogue for 2023/24. If you are considering studying with us in the future and would like to view our module catalogue to get an idea of what sorts of options may be available to you, please email us at

Please note that the modules listed are subject to change, and the delivery of their content and methods of assessment may vary.

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