Meet British families

a family sitting on a mountainIf you’re an international student, there are several opportunities to learn more about what it is like to live in Leicestershire and England.

FOSSIL scheme

Meet and socialise with a local Leicester family for a day through the FOSSIL scheme.

HOST scheme

Created by The British Council and Foreign Office, the HOST programme gives you an opportunity to experience British life and culture, with an overnight stay. You need to register your interest as soon as possible, several weeks before you would like to travel.