University of Leicester

University of Leicester


The University of Leicester is a leading UK university, with 75% of our research judged to be internationally excellent with wide-ranging impacts on society, health culture, and the environment.

We are consistently one of the most socially-inclusive of the UK’s leading universities with a long-standing commitment to providing fairer and equal access to higher education (Athena Swan Silver Award, Stonewall Diversity Champion and Stonewall Top 100 Employer, TEF Silver).

Leicester is ranked 23rd in the UK (170th in the world) in the THE World University Rankings.

Many of our degree programs focus on employability and offer an industrial placement.