Modern Languages

Modern Languages sessions

  • 12.15pm–12.45pm Studying Modern Languages (Ken Edwards Building, Room 526)
  • 1.00pm–2.15pm Summer School and Year Abroad presentations by current students, and further information on Modern Languages courses with Q&A. These are parallel sessions, both repeated. Light refreshments will also be available. (Ken Edwards Building, Rooms 526 and 527)
  • 1.40pm–2.15pm Further opportunities to meet with Modern Languages staff members from French, Italian, Spanish and Latin American Studies, and Translation Studies. Optional visit to Modern Languages Study Centre also available. (Ken Edwards Building, Rooms 526 and 527)

General university life sessions

Welcome to the University of Leicester

A talk by Professor Edmund Burke, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, and Dr. Suzie Imber, assisted by one of our current students. 

  • Peter Williams Lecture Theatre: 10.00am–10.30am; 11.30am–12.00pm 
  • Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 2: 1.45pm-2.15pm

Applying to University and Writing Personal Statements

  • Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 2: 11.30am-12.30pm

10.00am–10.30am

  • Student Finance (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 2)
  • Mature Students at Leicester (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre C)

10.45am–11.15am

  • Accommodation (Rattray Lecture Theatre)
  • Disability Support  (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre D)

11.30am–12.00pm

  • Accommodation (Rattray Lecture Theatre)
  • Employability (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 4)
  • Student Finance for Medical Students (George Davies Centre, Lecture Theatre 1)
  • The Students' Union at Leicester (Students' Union Building, Percy Gee)
  • Life as a Mature Student (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre C)

12.15pm–12.45pm

  • Accommodation (Rattray Lecture Theatre)
  • Employability (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 4)
  • Student Finance for Medical Students (George Davies Centre, Lecture Theatre 1)

1.00pm–1.30pm

  • Student Finance (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 2)
  • Study Abroad and Global Opportunities (Attenborough Building, Room 002)
  • Personal Statements and Student Finance for Mature Students (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre C)

1.45pm–2.15pm

  • Applying to University and Writing Personal Statements (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 8)
  • Employability (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 3)

2.30pm–3.00pm

  • Accommodation (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 1) 
  • Student Finance for Medical Students (George Davies Centre, Lecture Theatre 1)
  • Study Abroad and Global Opportunities (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 3)
  • The Students' Union at Leicester (Students' Union Building, Percy Gee)

Drop-in sessions

Offer holder accommodation application

Already holding an offer to study at Leicester? Drop in between 11.30pm-2.30pm to apply for your accommodation. David Wilson Library, IT Room 1.

Application Help Zone

Stop by Mission Control in the Charles Wilson Building between 10.00am-3.00pm to speak with staff about - admissions enquiries; student finance; personal statement writing; student welfare and access support.

Living at home whilst studying

Stop by Mission Control in the Charles Wilson Building between 10.00am-3.00pm where our current students will be chatting about their experiences of living at home whilst studying, giving advice and answering your questions.