Diverse culture, rich heritage and a global restaurant scene make Leicester a great home while you study in the UK
Leicester has a fantastic mix of diversity, history, culture and entertainment. You get the best of all worlds here - traditional British life and the greenery of country parks, coupled with a friendly, multicultural community and exciting urban offerings. Sense the city’s rich history at every turn with Roman ruins like Jewry Wall and the stunning medieval Guildhall. Or step forward in time and take a trip into space at the National Space Centre. Between lectures, enjoy an array of independent coffee shops before heading to entertainment venues like O2 Academy in the evening. Shop in your favorite high-street stores and discover charming boutiques. Soak up the traditional feel of Leicester City Market and the authentic taste of India on the Golden Mile. With excellent train and road links, Leicester is a gateway to the rest of the country, with Central London just over an hour away.