University of Leicester

University Profile
94.9% Recommended
  • Tuition: £ 9000
  • Students: 10240
  • Male to Female (%): 47 : 53
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  • £1.55 per pint

    Price of a beer at University of Leicester

  • 4610 students

    People living in halls at University of Leicester

  • Average Grad Salary
  • Full Time Students
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  • Students in work/study
  • UG : PG Ratio
    59 : 41
  • UK : International
    85 : 15

University Summary

The University of Leicester is a research-led university based in Leicester, England. The main campus is a mile south of the city centre, adjacent to Victoria Park and Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College.

The university has established itself as a leading research-led university and has been named University of the Year of 2008 by the Times Higher Education. The university has consistently ranked amongst the top 15 universities in the United Kingdom by the Times Good University Guide and The Guardian; it has a vision of becoming an established top ten UK university by 2015. The university was ranked third behind Oxford and Cambridge in the 2011 National Student Survey of 120 mainstream universities in the UK. Research by THE and Opinion Panel published in 2011 rated Leicester third best in England for the quality of lecturing staff.

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University Address:

University of Leicester
University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH