University ranking. University of Leicester is among the top 30 best universities of United Kingdom. University of Leicester is in the top 5% according to the international rankings. According to the specialists, the university’s strengths are as follows: «Arts and Humanities», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Physics». The university is considered to be among the best in the quality of education and ranks in the top 400 in that criterion. Thanks to its high educational standards the university graduates are quite popular among employers of United Kingdom and the world.
Application process and the cost of tuition. In most cases the admission committee prioritizes applicant’s academic performance when considering him/her for admission. The university shares the popular system in United Kingdom that divides the academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 16,824 USD. University of Leicester is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 14,967 USD per year of study. Despite this the students can apply for scholarships provided by the university. The university offers online degree programs. This format proved to be quite popular among the students. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.le.ac.uk.
The composition of the university. University of Leicester is average in size with a capacity of 16 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. Today, about the quarter of all students are foreigners. More than 1500 teachers are employed by the university. The amount of foreign specialists is very considerable. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of University of Leicester. The university has its own library. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 9,248 USD/year.
to 10,026 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 9,211 USD/year.
to 15,174 USD/year.
Doctorate (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 4,617 USD/year.
to 4,777 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 17,495 USD/year.
to 23,574 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 8,877 USD/year.
to 28,614 USD/year.
Doctorate (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 16,096 USD/year.
to 16,822 USD/year.
|Living expenses||$551 -1,047 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on past academic records|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Ut Vitam Habeant
• Privy Council
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• 1994 Group
• Universities UK
|Quality of teaching||222|
|Citations per Faculty||295|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||282|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||211|
|Social Sciences and Management||267|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||215|
|QS World University Rankings||235|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||201|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||70||110|
|Sports and leisure||23||91|
|Accommodation in Leicester||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||214|
|Shared room in city centre||242|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||414|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||488|
|Spanish||Universidad de Leicester|
|French||Université de Leicester|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Leicester|