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University of Leicester
Leicester, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: UND applicants only
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Options: Apartment, University Residence Pre-Requisites: Sophomore status
Program Sponsor: UND Sponsored
Program Type:
Direct Enroll Partner
Program Description:
University of Leicester

| About
Founded in 1921, the University of Leicester is among the top 25 UK universities. It offers a high quality of teaching and research and has a reputation for creating a welcoming and supportive atmosphere. This mid-size University has approximately 10,000 fulltime students.

| Location
The University of Leicester is located in Leicester, England, a city of approximately 300,000. This lively and cosmopolitan city is only a 75 minute train ride from London. During the Spring semester, students have the opportunity to participate in European study tours.

| Academics
The University of Leicester is consistently ranked in the top 20 universities in the UK each year. They have programs in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminology, Economics, Law, Management, Pyschology, as well as many other areas. Programs in Engineering, Mathematics, and Geology are restricted in the fall semester, but are available during the spring semester. 

| Housing
Students will live in student housing, either at the Oadby Student Village or other university housing. Meals are included with some housing and self-catering options are available at others. 

| Student Stories
View Chelsea Johnson's blog.  She studied at the University of Leicester during the Fall 2014 Semester.

Program Ratings:
Overall Experience: 1 2 3 4 5
Academics: 1 2 3 4
Housing: 1 2 3 4
Host Country Staff: 1 2 3
Safety: 1 2 3 4
Social Life: 1 2 3 4 5
Food: 1 2 3 4
Easy to live within my budget: 1 2 3 4
Program Reviews:
Zoe Ellen Schreiner, Spring 2015 Participant
The school system was difficult because it was so extremely different to UND's approach to academics. Overall, it was one of the best semesters of my life and I would recommend anyone to study abroad. DO IT! You will not regret it!
Chelsea Rae Johnson, Fall 2014 Participant
The months I spent at the University of Leicester were some of the greatest of my life. I met people and experienced things that have completely changed me as a person and opened my eyes to how much the world has to offer. The program was well organized, affordable, and the staff both here and and in Leicester were always willing to do whatever they could to help. I would highly recommend a semester at the University of Leicester to anyone considering studying abroad.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
This program is currently not accepting applications.