International visits and digital events

In place of physical international events, we will be offering a variety of live online sessions for prospective students, please check the list below to find an event that suits you. You can also take a Virtual Tour of our campus, accommodation and teaching facilities.

Clearing 2020 events – apply now for September entry

It’s not too late to apply through Clearing for a place on an undergraduate course starting this September. Ready to apply now? Already have an offer and keen to find out more about next steps? Our admissions team are ready to help you.

You can also join one of our live events, hop onto our ‘Leicester Wednesdays’ chat with the international team, or chat to our current students at any time to find out more about studying here at Leicester. Check out the menu below to see what virtual events are taking place in your region.

Country / Territory

All international students

Tuesday 7 July

Virtual International Clearing event

Are you an International student seeking a place on an undergraduate course for September 2020? Come and talk to experts from our International and Admissions teams who will be able to offer advice on your qualifications and guide you through the next steps towards becoming an undergraduate student at the University.

Can’t make it? Contact us at admissions@le.ac.uk – we will be happy to help.

Leicester Wednesdays

Weekly chat sessions with the University of Leicester International Team. Come and ask us anything about your future studies!

Wednesday 1 July

Wednesday 8 July

Wednesday 15 July

Wednesday 22 July

Wednesday 29 July

Wednesday 5 Aug

Wednesday 12 Aug

Wednesday 19 Aug

Wednesday 26 Aug

Africa

Jules Pringle, our International Officer for sub-Saharan Africa would be more than happy to answer any questions that you might have, put you in touch with one of our current students or alumni. You can arrange an individual consultation at a time that is convenient for you. She can be contacted via WhatsApp (+447795507466) and email at any time, so please get in touch!

Chat to our current African student UniBuddies from Nigeria, Kenya, Malawi and South Africa.

Pre-departure Briefings

Offer holders will receive an email with information about booking onto the event.

Wednesday 29 July

  • Pre-departure Briefing - Nigeria
  • Time: 12pm (UK Time)

Wednesday 29 July

  • Pre-departure Briefing - Ghana
  • Time: 2pm (UK time)

Monday 17 August

  • Pre-departure Briefing - Kenya
  • Time: 3pm (UK Time)

Monday 17 August

  • Pre-departure Briefing - Rest of Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Time: 1pm (UK Time)

Brunei

Thursday 13 August 2020

HRDS StudyGlobal Virtual Fair

Canada

We hope that you will join our digital events, listed on this webpage, that will help to guide you in your preparations to join us in September. Don't forget you can also talk to our current Canadian students online (www.le.ac.uk/chat). 

Throughout June, July and August

Digital 1-2-1 call

  • Ask your questions about the application process, or your preparations to join us in September.
  • To book a time please email Kristina Burns

Thursday 9 July

Canadian Pre-Arrival Presentation

This event is for all Canadian offer holders joining us in September 2020. There will be a presentation to guide you on preparations and next steps over the summer. Academics from the Leicester Law School and current students will be answering your questions in the chat. All students are welcome to attend. This is a repeat of the event on 5 July.

  • Time: 18:00-19:30 (BST)
  • Join us on Unibuddy

China

Friday 10 July

China Virtual Open Day

Live chats and talks with our academic and professional staff from 10 faculties including: the School of Business, School of Informatics, School of Maths and Actuarial Sciences, School of Engineering, School of Media Communication and Sociology, the Medical School, Centre of International Training and Education and Leicester Global Study Centre, etc. Current Chinese students and alumni will also share their stories about the University of Leicester.

  • Time: 18.00 – 21.00 (China time-zone)
  • Location: Yizhibo (一直播) livestreaming platform
  • Event registration

Saturday 11 July

BUCA UK Universities Virtual Fair - Listen to the world with universities in Wuhan city

  • Time: 20:00 – 21:30 (Beijing Time)
  • Location: Chinese app Dingding
  • Register here: Please send email to china@le.ac.uk

Sunday 12 July

GEA Online Education Fair

  • Time: 14:00 – 18:00 (Beijing Time)
  • Location: Online
  • Register here: Please send email to china@le.ac.uk

Wednesday 15 July

Amber Guangzhou Online UoL Webinar

  • Time: 14:00 – 15:00 (Beijing Time)
  • Location: Online
  • Register here: Please send email to china@le.ac.uk

Saturday 18 July

IAE China Online Education Fair

  • Time: 14:00 – 18:00 (Beijing Time)
  • Location: Online
  • Register here: Please send email to china@le.ac.uk

Tuesday 28 July

Liucheng Gaokao Webinar

  • Time: 14:00 – 15:00 (Beijing Time)
  • Location: Liucheng Platform
  • Register here: Please send email to china@le.ac.uk

Hong Kong SAR

Wednesday 22 July 2020 and Thursday 23 July 2020

Amber Education UK Education Fair

Wednesday 22 July 2020 and Thursday 23 July 2020

AAS International Tertiary Education Expo

Wednesday 22 July 2020, Thursday 23 July 2020, Friday 24 July 2020 and Saturday 25 July 2020

British United University Fair

  • Times: 16:00 - 18:00 (22 July only) / 18:00 - 20:00 (all other dates)
  • More information

Wednesday 22 July 2020 and Thursday 23 July 2020

Britannia StudyLink Virtual HKDSE Clearing Event

Wednesday 22 July 2020, Thursday 23 July 2020 and Friday 24 July 2020 

HKIES Virtual Fair

  • Times: 16:00 - 18:00 (22 July only) / 15:00 - 19:00 (all other dates)
  • More information

Saturday 25 July 2020 and Sunday 26 July 2020

Amber Education International Education Fair

Thursday 13th August 2020 & Friday 14th August 2020

Amber Education UCAS Clearing Session

Thursday 13th August, Friday 14th August, Saturday 15th August 2020 

British United University Fair

  • Times: 18:00 - 20:00 (13th only) / 16:00 - 18:00 (all other dates)
  • More information

Sunday 16th August 2020 

Amber Education UCAS Confirmation Day

India

Friday 3 July

Fateh Education virtual fair

  • UK Admission Day – School of Business courses
  • Time: 14:30 – 19:30 (India time), 10:00 – 15:00 (UK time)
  • Register here

Friday 10 July

Fateh Education virtual fair

  • UK Admissions Day – Computer Science, Data Analytics and Data Science
  • Time: 14:30 – 19:30 (India time), 10:00 – 15:00 (UK time)
  • Register here

Friday 17 July

Fateh Education virtual fair

  • UK Admissions Day – all courses
  • Time: 14:30 – 19:30 (India time), 10:00 – 15:00 (UK time)
  • Register here

Friday 14 August

Fateh Education virtual fair

Latin America and the Caribbean

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Ms Kristina Burns (kristina.burns@le.ac.uk) and she will be happy to answer your questions.

Malaysia

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Anthony Braybrooke (ab1041@leicester.ac.uk) and he will be happy to answer your questions.

Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

We will be offering a number of virtual events over the next month in conjunction with our partners. Please check back on this page, where details of these events will appear once they have been finalised. In the meantime, please feel free to contact the Regional Manager, Jim Green, at jim.green@le.ac.uk, in order to arrange an individual consultation at a time that suits you.

Republic of Korea

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Ms Kristina Burns (kristina.burns@le.ac.uk) and she will be happy to answer your questions.

Singapore

Monday 6 July 2020

Overseas Education IB Virtual Fair

Taiwan

Anthony Braybrooke, our Regional Manager for East and South East Asia, is based in Taiwan and would be more than happy to answer any questions that you might have, put you in touch with one of our current students or recent alumni, or arrange an individual consultation at a time that is convenient for you. He can be contacted via LINE (ID: uol.anthony), email (ab1041@le.ac.uk) or phone (0965 126 123) at any time, so please get in touch!

Thailand

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Ms Kristina Burns and she will be happy to answer your questions.

Events

Friday 3 July

SIUK University Fair Online

Meet with the University of Leicester in this online fair. All students are welcome register to attend and book a place in advance. This event is hosted by SIUK

Tuesday 7 to Thursday 9 July 

WIN Education Interviews

Students are welcome to join this event for an individual consultation with a University of Leicester representative. We hope you will join us! This event is hosted by WIN Education

Friday 17 July

Mentor UK Education Fair

This event will welcome students to book a 1-2-1 individual counselling conversation with a University of Leicester adviser. Students will have 20 minute sessions to ask their questions and learn more the student experience at Leicester. This event is hosted by Mentor

Wednesday 29 July

Hands On, Online Seminar, University Open House 

Hands On Education Consultants and University of Leicester are proud to bring you a University of Leicester Open House delivered by the university representative. This seminar will allow you to learn more about the university, campuses and location, and also subject areas which the university offers. This event is hosted by Hands On

USA

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Ms Kristina Burns (kristina.burns@le.ac.uk) and she will be happy to answer your questions.

Vietnam

Students are welcome to contact us to schedule a digital conversation with our staff, or can chat with our current students online.

If you would like to speak directly to our International Officer and discuss your application, please email Anthony Braybrooke (ab1041@leicester.ac.uk) and he will be happy to answer your questions.