|University Motto||Ut Vitam Habeant (Logo) / So that they may have life (English)|
|Year of establishment||1921|
|Address||The University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH|
|City||Leicester, West Midlands|
|Phone||+44 (0)116 252 2522.|
University of Leicester
The University of Leicester is a public research university located in Leicester, England. The university has received steady media attention for the discovery of genetic fingerprinting and contributing to the discovery and identification of the remains of King Richard III.
New students who entered the university in 2015 had the 42nd highest UCAS Points in the UK at 374 points. The university is held in high regard for a high quality of teaching. Leicester was ranked joint first in the 2005, 2006, and 2007 National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction among mainstream universities in England. It is second only to Cambridge in 2008 and again joint first in 2009.
The University of Leicester is a leading university that is committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. The university celebrates diversity among its staff and students; widens participation in higher education; and engages with local, national and international communities.
The university has a proud history of ambitious projects that lead to amazing discoveries.
Leicester continues to strive to ensure that it delivers the best experience to its students and provides an academic environment for world-changing research.
The University of Leicester is a Public university located in Leicester.
The University of Leicester was founded in 1921.
The current president of University of Leicester is David Willetts.