There has never been a more exciting time to join us. Ranked in the top-20 universities in Britain, we are enjoying research success on a world stage and gathering the awards and plaudits to match.
Facts and Figures
History and Campus
We are one of the most inclusive of Britain's leading universities. A commitment to high quality, an inclusive academic culture and belief in the synergy of teaching and research are our hallmarks. We believe that teaching is inspirational when delivered by passionate scholars engaged in world-changing research.
Our approach to research yields great rewards. Our research impact, measured by citations per academic, is in the top 20 in the UK. Leicester is ranked in the top 2% of universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings and THE World University Rankings. In 2013 Leicester was the highest climbing UK university in the Times Higher Education World Rankings, moving up 35 places.
As a group of talented individuals we are more diverse than ever and stronger for it. At Leicester we are proud of our distinct approach, our achievements and our ambitious plans. If you share our approach join us.