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University of Leicester

The University of Leicester, Leicester United Kingdom +1
  • Brookfield Campus, Leicester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    242
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio10
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students4,468
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,550

+ 69 others shortlisted this university

+ 70 others shortlisted this university

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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 StandingThe 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.

About

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 StandingThe 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.

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University highlights

University of Leicester is one of the top Public universities in Leicester, United Kingdom. It is ranked #242 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #185
  • 2013
    #=202
  • 2014
    #211
  • 2015
    #=235
  • 2016
    #=239
  • 2018
    #238
  • 2019
    #=223
  • 2020
    #239
  • 2021
    #242

Ranking criteria

38.1
Overall
24.8
Academic Reputation
17.3
Employer Reputation
45.6
Faculty Student Ratio
43.3
Citations per Faculty
82.7
International Faculty Ratio
85.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
15,043

22%
78%

International students
4,468

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,550

480
1070

Total students
15,043

22%
78%

International students
4,468

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,550

1070
480

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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