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71%

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The University of Leicester aims to educate, equip and encourage their students to forge a better future. As Citizens of Change, Leicester's research excellence is changing lives and having transformative impact across the globe. Ranked as a Top 30 University, their students and staff make up a powerhouse for ground-breaking research, including being in the top ten UK universities for their COVID-19 research; locating the remains of King Richard III; and the discovery of DNA fingerprinting. Located right in the heart of the East Midlands, Leicester prides itself in being one of the UK’s most multi-cultural cities, playing host to a number of cultural festivals such as a colorful Caribbean Carnival and the largest Diwali celebrations outside of India.

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The University of Leicester aims to educate, equip and encourage their students to forge a better future. As Citizens of Change, Leicester's research excellence is changing lives and having transformative impact across the globe. Ranked as a Top 30 University, their students and staff make up a powerhouse for ground-breaking research, including being in the top ten UK universities for their COVID-19 research; locating the remains of King Richard III; and the discovery of DNA fingerprinting. Located right in the heart of the East Midlands, Leicester prides itself in being one of the UK’s most multi-cultural cities, playing host to a number of cultural festivals such as a colorful Caribbean Carnival and the largest Diwali celebrations outside of India.

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Choosing a university often means choosing a new place to call home. A community feel is what Leicester's students value most about being part of their makeup. With students and staff coming from over 150 different countries, Leicester welcomes all with open arms. Student accommodation is located either on or a short journey from campus, with rooms starting from only £66 per week (as of February 2023) – including bills! The University also has a welcoming staff team, dedicated to supporting you from day one throughout your journey. With over 200 societies to join, Leicester city center being only a 10-minute bus journey away, an O2 Academy on campus and a Varsity winning streak, there’s plenty to enjoy alongside your studies.

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The University of Leicester aims to educate, equip and encourage their students to forge a better future. As Citizens of Change, Leicester's research excellence is changing lives and having transformative impact across the globe. Ranked as a Top 30 University, their students and staff make up a powerhouse for ground-breaking research, including being in the top ten UK universities for their COVID-19 research; locating the remains of King Richard III; and the discovery of DNA fingerprinting. Located right in the heart of the East Midlands, Leicester prides itself in being one of the UK’s most multi-cultural cities, playing host to a number of cultural festivals such as a colorful Caribbean Carnival and the largest Diwali celebrations outside of India.

What students think

Choosing a university often means choosing a new place to call home. A community feel is what Leicester's students value most about being part of their makeup. With students and staff coming from over 150 different countries, Leicester welcomes all with open arms. Student accommodation is located either on or a short journey from campus, with rooms starting from only £66 per week (as of February 2023) – including bills! The University also has a welcoming staff team, dedicated to supporting you from day one throughout your journey. With over 200 societies to join, Leicester city center being only a 10-minute bus journey away, an O2 Academy on campus and a Varsity winning streak, there’s plenty to enjoy alongside your studies.

Choosing a university often means choosing a new place to call home. A community feel is what Leicester's students value most about being part of their makeup. With students and staff coming from over 150 different countries, Leicester welcomes all with open arms. Student accommodation is located either on or a short journey from campus, with rooms starting from only £66 per week (as of February 2023) – including bills! The University also has a welcoming staff team, dedicated to supporting you from day one throughout your journey. With over 200 societies to join, Leicester city center being only a 10-minute bus journey away, an O2 Academy on campus and a Varsity winning streak, there’s plenty to enjoy alongside your studies.

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