Our approach

We seek to create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinarity thrives. By working together at the intersection of disciplines, we will address complex questions of worldwide significance.

Aims and strategies

We are proud to be one of the world’s leading research-intensive universities, elite in the excellence of our research, yet distinctive for the genuine synergy between our research and teaching.

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Integrity and ethics

The University of Leicester seeks to uphold the highest professional standards in the conduct of our research, at every level and in every discipline.

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Supporting our researchers

As a researcher at the University of Leicester, you’ll have access to a wealth of excellent support for your research from across the University.

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