The University of Leicester is a public research university based in Leicester, England. The main campus is south of the city centre, adjacent to Victoria Park. The University was founded as Leichestershire and Rutland University College in 1921.

The University is one of the leading UK Universities committed to international excellence through the creation of world changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Leicester is consistently one of the most socially inclusive of the UK’s top 20 universities with a long-standing commitment to providing fairer and equal access to higher education.

The University’s academic schools and departments are organized into four colleges which are, in turn, supported by the Corporate Services.


  • College of Arts, Humanities & Law
  • College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology
  • College of Science & Engineering
  • College of Social Science

The Law School at the University of Leicester is committed to offering the best in undergraduate LLB and postgraduate LLM courses.