General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Teachers 1,592
Students 14,231
Foreigners 35%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Ut Vitam Habeant
• Privy Council
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• 1994 Group
• Universities UK
World ranking215
Country ranking28
Academic Reputation393
Employer Reputation387
Quality of teaching222
International Faculty174
International Students47
Citations per Faculty295
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities282
Life Sciences and Medicine211
Natural Science294
Social Sciences and Management267
Ranking in world by discipline
Cost of living in Leicester, USD/month
Accommodation 212 240
Food 190 422
Transportation 37 109
Communications and utilities 70 110
Clothing 20 76
Sports and leisure 23 91
Accommodation in Leicester, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre214
Shared room in city centre242
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre414
1 bedroom apartment in city centre488
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking215
QS World University Rankings235
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Webometrics Ranking301
Alternative title
Russian Университет Лестера
Spanish Universidad de Leicester
Chinese 莱斯特大学
Arabic جامعة لستر
French Université de Leicester
German Universität Leicester
Japanese ランカスター大学
Korean 레스터대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Leicester

Location on map - University of Leicester

University of Leicester - public higher education institution in United Kingdom.

University of Leicester - Description

The University of Leicester is a leading UK University committed to international excellence through the creation of world changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Leicester is the most socially inclusive of Britain's top-20 leading universities. Our Standing The University of Leicester was the THE University of the Year 2008-9. In awarding the title the judges cited Leicester’s ability to “evidence commitment to high quality, a belief in the synergy of teaching and research and a conviction that higher education is a power for good”. Leicester was, said the judges, "elite without being elitist". We’re highly ranked in the UK, consistently in the top 20 of major national tables including: • 17th in the Guardian (and 12th, 15th and 14th in previous 3 tables) • 14th in the Times Higher Table of Tables • 17th in The Times (and 15th, 14th, 14th in the previous 3 tables) Founded in 1921 we received our Royal Charter in 1957. Leicester is a member of the 1994 Group of internationally renowned universities engaged in leading-edge research and high quality teaching.

Description of University of Leicester

We think a university should be about empowering people to explore what they don’t know through passionate, dedicated teaching and innovative, world-changing research. By embracing the fact that we’re all coming at it from a slightly different place, and that every journey is personal, we’ve managed to achieve some remarkable results in our time ( ). The University of Leicester is a leading UK University committed to international excellence through the creation of world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching delivered in an inclusive academic environment. Our research changes the world. We have developed pioneering medical techniques, discovered ancient civilisations, led the search for King Richard III and travelled to Mars.

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor American Studies
Bachelor Archaeology and Ancient History
Bachelor Biological Sciences
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Communications, Media and Society
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Criminology
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Engineering
Bachelor English
Bachelor Film Studies and Visual Arts
Bachelor Geography
Bachelor Geosciences
Bachelor Historical Studies
Bachelor History of Art
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Science
Bachelor Joint Degrees
Bachelor Law
Bachelor Management Studies
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Medical Sciences
Bachelor Medicine
Bachelor Modern Languages
Bachelor Physics and Astronomy
Bachelor Physiotherapy
Bachelor Politics and International Relations
Bachelor Psychology
Bachelor Science Foundation Year
Bachelor Sociology

Programs - Master

Master Archaeology and Ancient History
Master Biochemistry
Master Business and Management
Master Cancer Studies
Master Cell Physiology and Pharmacology
Master Chemistry
Master Computer Science
Master Counselling
Master Criminology
Master Economics
Master Education
Master Engineering
Master English
Master Finance and Economics
Master Genetics
Master Geography
Master Health and Social Care
Master History
Master History of Art and Film
Master Human Rights
Master Humanities
Master Infection, Immunity and Inflammation
Master Law
Master Master of Education (MEd)
Master Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Master Master of Research (MRes)
Master Mathematics
Master Media and Communication
Master Modern Languages
Master Museum Studies
Master Politics and International Relations
Master Psychology
Master Safety, Security and Risk Management
Master Sociology Doctoral Programs
Master Doctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)
Master Doctor of Education (EdD)
Master Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Master Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master Doctor of Social Science (DSocSci)
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