Modern Languages

Modern Languages sessions

Open School, 12.15pm–2.15pm Studying Modern Languages talk followed by Summer School and Year Abroad Presentations and Q&A (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 3)

This session is an opportunity for you to meet some of our current students, and learn first-hand about their Summer School and Year Abroad experiences. Members of Staff from French, Italian, Spanish & Latin American Studies, and Translation Studies, will also be there to talk to you about your degree options, module choices, employability and career opportunities. Light refreshments will be available during this session, and you can also visit the Modern Languages Study Centre (our students' dedicated learning space), accompanied by current students and Modern Languages tutors, if you wish to.

General university life sessions

Welcome to the University of Leicester

A talk by Professor Edmund Burke, Acting Vice-Chancellor, and Dr Suzie Imber, assisted by one of our current students.  All three talks will be held in the Peter Williams Lecture Theatre:

  • 10.00am–10.30am
  • 11.30am–12.00pm
  • 1.00pm-1.30pm

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 (Peter Williams Lecture Theatre)
  • Disability Support  (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre D)

11.30am–12.00pm

  • Applying to University and Writing Personal Statements (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 2)
  • Employability (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 3)
  • Student Finance for Medicine Students (Maurice Shock Building, Lecture Theatre 1)
  • The Students' Union at Leicester (Students' Union Building, Terrace)
  • Life as a Mature Student (Physics Building, Lecture Theatre C)

12.15pm–12.45pm

  • Accommodation (Peter Williams Lecture Theatre)
  • Employability (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 2)
  • Student Finance for Medicine Students (Maurice Shock Building, Lecture Theatre 1)

1.00pm–1.30pm

  • Student Finance (Ken Edwards 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 (Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 2)
  • Employability (Bennett Building, Lecture Theatre 3)

2.30pm–3.00pm

  • Accommodation (Peter Williams Lecture Theatre) 
  • Student Finance for Medicine Students (Maurice Shock Building, Lecture Theatre 1)
  • Study Abroad and Global Opportunities (Attenborough Building, Film Theatre)
  • The Students' Union at Leicester (Students' Union Building, Terrace)

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.