Distance Learners

Leicester is one of the biggest suppliers of higher education distance learning courses in the UK. Our courses have been designed to be studied at a distance, giving you the flexibility to study from any location within a structured and supportive framework, allowing you to combine achieving a qualification with work or family commitments.

Distance Learning degree courses

Take a look at our various distance learning courses.

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Professional learners and CPD

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) at Leicester can give you and your organisation the opportunity to develop new skills and expertise.

Find out about our CPD courses

Why Leicester?

The University of Leicester is one of the UK's leading research and teaching universities with over 25 years' experience offering high quality distance learning courses.

See what makes us a leading UK university

Student bloggers

Find out about life as a distance learning student from our student bloggers.

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