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Teaching Excellence Framework Award (TEF)

TEF Silver Award

The University of Leicester has achieved a rating of Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

Open Days

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Student Life in Leicester

Leicester is a student friendly, affordable, multicultural city in the heart of the UK with fantastic shops, cafés, bars, clubs and theatres, plus world-class festivals and a great sporting reputation. Beyond the city is a county of beautiful countryside.

Travel information

Shuttle bus service and bicycle lanes between campus and The Village accommodation, plus Students' Union safety bus till 2.00am. Largest underground cycle store of any UK university: swipe-card access parking for more than 300 bikes in the centre of campus. London St Pancras is just 65 minutes away. The Eurostar means that Leicester students can be in Paris by lunchtime. Easy access to East Midlands and Birmingham airports, plus direct rail/coach links to Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton.


Other Contact Information

University of Leicester
University Road

Main Switchboard:
+44 (0) 116 252 2522

Main Fax:
+44 (0) 116 252 2200