University of Leicester
มหาวิทยาลัยเลสเตอร์ก่อตั้งขึ้นเมื่อปี 1921 และได้รับพระบรมราชานุญาตเมื่อปี 1957 เป็นมหาวิทยาลัยของรัฐ พร้อมด้วยการเป็นผู้นำระดับนานาชาติด้านการเรียนการสอน มหาวิทยาลัยมีนักศึกษามากกว่า 17,000 คน โดยเป็นนักศึกษาเต็มเวลา 8,500 คน 10% มาจากนอกประชาคมยุโรป (EU) จากทั้งหมด 60 กว่าประเทศ มหาวิทยาลัยยังเป็นหนึ่งในมหาวิทยาลัยที่เติมโตเร็วที่สุดในสหราชอาณาจักร และปัจจุบันยังมีการกระตุ้นการพัฒนาวิทยาเขตด้วยเงินลงทุนกว่า 300 ล้านปอนต์
Accounting, banking, and finance
DetailAccounting and finance go together like money and banks. And studying them side-by-side will give you the skills and experience to work in areas such as professional accountancy, investment banking and financial management.
DetailAs long as money makes the world go round, accounting skills will be in high demand. This degree takes your love of numbers to the next level, giving you the skills and expertise to work as an accountant in all kinds of industries.
DetailIn an industry as vast and competitive as this one, specialist knowledge goes a long way. In this degree, you’ll gain advanced training in how to apply mathematics and statistics to the core areas of economics, banking and finance.
DetailWhat role do financial systems play in global economics? And how can we better understand the true impact of major economic decisions? These are big questions, but you’ll break them down by studying the very fundamentals of economics.
DetailThe world of pricing, interest rates and shares is truly fascinating. It becomes even more so when you know how to apply advanced mathematics and statistics to dive deeper. If you come from a strong quantitative background – this degree is for you.
DetailIn the world of finance, focusing on risk is just as important as focusing on return. We’ll equip you with skills in risk management techniques, quantitative and financial analysis, and programming – exactly what you need to work in the financial ind... More
DetailThe USA. Love it or not, few countries have had such a profound global impact on culture, history, politics, technology and most aspects of modern life. You’ll take a sweeping look at the ideas, events and figures that have defined America, as well a... More
Archaeology and Heritage MA, PGDip, PGCert, by distance learning,
DetailHow should archaeological sites be presented to the public? What are the ethical concerns around preservation and restoration? This degree is about understanding how we value and understand archaeological heritage.
Archaeology BA, DipHE, CertHE, Short course - one module, by distance learning,
DetailCan’t make it to campus? In this distance learning degree, you can still learn about the theory and practice of archaeology, and how it can be used to make sense of millions of years of human history.
DetailThe more we critically engage with archaeology, the more we can understand both its potential and limitations. This Masters in archaeology takes your learning up a notch, and builds a strong foundation for independent PhD research.
Socially Engaged Practice in Museums and Galleries MA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, Short course - one module,
DetailThis is for you if... you want a flexible, part-time course that allows you to develop skills and expertise in addressing contemporary social issues in museums and galleries.
The Classical Mediterranean MA, PGDip, PGCert,
DetailAs a period of cultural history, the scope and influence of the classical age is staggering. In this degree, you’ll study the history and archaeology of the time, as well as the role classical antiquity plays in the modern world.
DetailAre our current understandings of the Greek and Roman periods valid? Are there better ways to reconstruct the classical past? Through the combined study of history and archaeology, this postgraduate degree is about tackling the bigger questions.
Bioscience and chemistry
DetailWhat are the chemical processes that happen inside all living things? And what do they tell us about the baffling complexity of life? Welcome to the fascinating world of biochemistry. This degree includes the option to change your specialism in your ... More
DetailFrom human health to food production, genetics impacts many aspects of society. You’ll look at how genetics functions in today’s biosciences, as well as what it takes to work at the forefront of the industry. This degree includes the option to change... More
DetailMicroorganisms. They might be small, but they tell us more about life on Earth than almost any other living things. You’ll learn how they’re both helpful and harmful, as well as the evolving role of microbiology in biotechnology, health and disease. ... More
DetailNo computer is more powerful or complex than the human brain. And you’ll get to study the central role it plays in our nervous system – and what can happen when it goes wrong. This degree includes the option to change your specialism in your second y... More
Biological Sciences (Physiology with Pharmacology) BSc,
DetailThe relationship between the subcellular realm and the whole organism is a delicate and fragile one. Tiny changes can have huge effects on body systems, but can be tackled or prevented with correctly targeted drugs. This degree includes the option to... More
DetailZoology covers the behaviour, ecology and evolution of everything within the animal kingdom. Alongside the fundamental theories of zoology, you’ll also gain hands-on lab and fieldwork experience. This degree includes the option to change your special... More
DetailFrom the simplest to the most complex organisms, from the molecular level to the evolutionary development of species, the living world is endlessly complex and fascinating. This degree takes you across biological boundaries with the option to special... More
DetailIf you would love to study Biological Sciences here at Leicester, but your A-level subjects don’t match our entry criteria, or you don’t quite have the entry requirements to get in, this degree is your bridge to making it happen.
Cancer Molecular Pathology and Therapeutics MSc, PGCert,
DetailThis is for you if... you want to study the molecular pathology, biology and therapeutics of cancer at an advanced level and develop a dynamic career in biological research or continue with further postgraduate study.
DetailDiscoveries in chemistry can lead to all kinds of breakthroughs in fields like health and medicine, energy and the environment, technology and materials – to name just a few. This degree is about learning and training across a range of areas, to give... More
DetailForensic science has cracked some of the world’s most famous criminal cases. In this degree, you’ll look at how chemistry fits into this exciting field, and how to apply this knowledge to real-world investigations.
DetailForensic science isn’t just an evolving field – it’s a competitive one too. This degree will give you the specialist training and knowledge needed to stand out, find work in the field, or pursue cutting-edge PhD research.
DetailThis is for you if... you want to apply your knowledge of biological sciences to studying the molecular and cellular basis of infections and the immune response, particularly if you want to pursue research at postgraduate level.
Natural Sciences (Life and Physical Sciences) BSc,
DetailThis degree is built on inter-disciplinary research. This means you’ll cover all the fundamentals of the physical and life sciences, but you’ll also dive into advanced areas like astrobiology, green chemistry and biophysics.
Post Mortem Radiology for Natural and Forensic Death Investigation MSc, PGDip, PGCert,
DetailThis is for you if... you want to increase your knowledge, skills and diagnostic confidence in natural and forensic death investigative post mortem radiology.
Business and management
DetailThis degree takes a more quantitative approach to business economics. This means you’ll build on your background in mathematics and statistics, and discover how to apply your skills to the core areas of business and economics.
DetailWithout strategic guidance and education, employees and organisations have a tough time making real progress. With high-level knowledge and skills in human resource management and training, you’ll be the one that makes all the difference.
DetailThis Masters in HR management and training gives you the flexibility to work from home, so you don’t fall behind in your professional life. We’ll show you how to help organisations and employees progress – at both a national and international level.
DetailAs organisations are becoming increasingly complex, the role of human resource management has never been more vital. In this degree, you’ll study the factors that shape the way people work, and the skills you’ll need to become a great manager.
Human Resource Management BSc, DipHE, by distance learning,
DetailThis degree gives you the flexibility to work from home, so you don’t fall behind in your professional life. Whether you commit to the Diploma or the full BSc, you’ll gain a critical understanding of human resource management and training within orga... More
DetailApple, Google and Tesla all have one thing in common. Innovation. But without proper management, it’s just another buzzword. You’ll look at the theory and practice behind innovation management, and how to use this knowledge out in the field.
DetailHow do global organisations operate? What are the economic, political and social factors that come into play? In this degree, you’ll gain the confidence to answer these questions, and the skills to jump right into an international management role.
DetailWhy do humans behave the way they do within organisations? Better still, how do you properly manage this behaviour? You’ll approach questions like these critically and practically, and learn what it takes to become an exceptional manager.
DetailFrom local councils to global not-for-profits, the way organisations are managed impacts more than just the people working in them. You’ll look at how managerial failures affect the world around us, and how to tackle these challenges head-on.
DetailFinance and accounting are the backbone of many organisations. But without good management, things can easily fall apart. You’ll learn how to solve complex finance and accounting problems, and keep organisations moving in the right direction.
DetailThis is for you if... you want the flexibility of distance learning whilst gaining an advanced understanding of how markets work, increasing your effectiveness as a marketing professional or enabling you to continue on to further academic study or re... More
DetailFor businesses, communities and nations, the worst can strike at any time. Drawing on risk, crisis and disaster management theories and processes, this degree shows you how to tackle real-world problems in your professional life.
DetailSearch engines. Cryptography. Peer-to-peer networks. Applications like these wouldn’t function without smart algorithms. In this degree, you’ll learn how to tackle real-world problems with advanced computational methods.
Advanced Computer Science MSc, PGCert, by distance learning,
DetailGet ahead in computer science without falling behind in other areas of your life. This degree will help you advance to that next level professionally or academically – from the comfort of your own home.
DetailDistributed systems play an increasingly key role in our day-to-day lives. With a focus on advanced techniques, you’ll learn how to build software systems that can better meet the demands of distributed platforms.
DetailIn an industry as progressive as this one, there’s more than one way to succeed. If you don’t quite have the entry requirements to study computing at Leicester, this STEM Foundation Year degree is your starting point.
DetailToday's digital economy needs tomorrow's leaders to have both creative flair and technical skills - and the business acumen to tie them together. The Creative Computing course is as flexible and innovative as you, giving you the option to study for e... More
DetailKeep ahead of emerging trends in web-based technologies without falling behind in other areas of your life. This degree will help you advance to that next level professionally or academically – from the comfort of your own home.
DetailFrom online workflow systems to instant messaging services, the convenience of web applications is hard to argue with. But with new trends in technology come new challenges. You’ll learn what it takes to tackle these head-on.
DetailWhat is a crime? Or a just punishment? Questions like these are often asked, but the answers can be wildly different. This degree gives you a sweeping overview of criminality – including its causes and impacts on a political and social level.
DetailThis is for you if... you want to combine academic criminological study with employability modules and the change to undertake a work placement and practice-based research project in a criminal justice or related setting.
DetailThis is for you if... you want to learn about the processes of criminalisation, offending, and victimisation in order to develop a sophisticated and critical understanding of contemporary issues and debates in criminology and victimology.
DetailFrom fingerprint corrosion to blood splatter, police investigations often hinge on the correct evaluation and interpretation of forensic evidence. In this degree, you’ll gain the advanced skills needed to make an impact out in the field.
DetailProblem solver. Business analyst. Risk assessor. An actuary wears many hats, but that’s what makes a career out in the field so rewarding. With a qualification in actuarial science and data analysis, you’ll have the skills to make your mark in a rang... More
DetailWe all interact with technology in some way. But how can this relationship change our lives for the better? In this degree, you’ll learn the theory and practice behind designing and implementing positive interactive technologies.
DetailIn areas like financial reporting, management accounting, auditing and taxation – it often helps to have a strong background in mathematics and statistics. This degree will hone your skills in these areas, so you can find specialist roles out in the ... More
DetailHow do we tackle economic issues through mathematics and statistics? Economists with more quantitative backgrounds come into their own in specialist areas such as research, statistical forecasting and econometrics. This degree will advance your knowl... More
Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering MSc,
DetailAdvance your learning and you’ll advance your electrical and electronic engineering job prospects. For a complex field, it’s a simple solution. You’ll cover everything from communications and signal processing through to control engineering.
Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management MSc, PGDIP,
DetailTo boost your electrical and electronic engineering prospects, it pays to look beyond the basics. This degree combines advanced-level learning with management theory and practice – everything you need to make a real impact out in the field.
DetailIn a field as innovative as this one, there’s always another level you can reach. This Masters in mechanical engineering covers everything from advanced fluid dynamics and solid mechanics, to working on real-world mechanical engineering projects.
Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Management MSc, PGDIP,
DetailA mechanical engineering career often takes more than technical expertise. This degree combines advanced-level learning with management theory and practice – everything you need to make a real impact out in the field.
Advanced Software Engineering MSc, PGCert, by distance learning,
DetailGet ahead in software engineering without falling behind in other areas of your life. This degree will help you advance to that next level professionally or academically – from the comfort of your own home.
DetailWe’ve come a long way since the Wright Brothers. But in an area as innovative as aerospace engineering, the sky truly is the limit. From flight dynamics to aero-engine design, you’ll learn what it takes to make your mark in this exciting field.
DetailWith advances in technology and design, aircraft engineering is always evolving. In theory and practice, this aerospace engineering degree will help you tackle these challenges, while also setting you up to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng).
DetailIn the world of software, change and unpredictability are staples. To meet these challenges head on, software engineers need to adopt agile working strategies and techniques. And this is exactly what this degree is about.
DetailFrom power generation and distribution, to renewable energy and aerospace control systems – few branches are as far-reaching as electronic and electrical engineering. You’ll be covering plenty of ground, but you’ll have a chance to specialise too.
DetailIn a field as fast-moving as electronic and electrical engineering, it makes sense to get the right qualifications under your belt. Along with gaining specialist skills and knowledge, this degree is your ticket to becoming a Chartered Engineer (CEng)... More
DetailFrom toasters to space flights, all manner of systems rely on control engineering to manage, command and regulate their behaviour. Using cutting-edge techniques, you’ll learn how to design embedded systems at an advanced level.
DetailEngineers solve problems – including ones involving their education. If you don’t quite have the entry requirements to study an engineering degree at Leicester, this engineering foundation degree will get you there.
DetailFrom prosthetic limbs to exploratory spacecraft, engineers build extraordinary things. But doing so often takes more than specialist expertise. In this general engineering degree, you’ll take a broad approach by choosing the areas that fascinate you ... More
DetailTo solve engineering problems in the real world, you need the right qualifications. While this General Engineering degree gives you a solid grounding across disciplines, it’s also your best route towards becoming a Chartered Engineer (CEng).
DetailIn a world that’s becoming more connected every day, communications engineering has never been more important. Backed by theory and driven by practice, this advanced degree will give you the technical know-how to make it in the industry.
DetailThe engineering challenges of the future are massive. And we need exceptional people to lead the way. This Masters in engineering management fuses your existing technical knowledge with practical business and leadership skills.
DetailSpacecraft and satellites. Reactors and robots. Mechanical engineering is at the core of most systems that move. But how is technology improving their performance? To build the future, you need to keep up with it. And this degree will show you how.
DetailNew biomedical technologies. More effective pollution control systems. Mechanical engineering projects are evolving by the day. This degree will help you stay ahead of the curve, while also setting you up to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng).
Software Engineering for Financial Services MSc, PGDip,
DetailBanks, insurance firms and other big financial institutions rely on financial software to embrace changes in the market. You’ll learn how to control current software systems, adapt them, and build new ones for an evolving landscape.
DetailThis four-year bilingual course is a collaboration with the University of Strasbourg. You will graduate with two law degrees: a qualifying LLB and a Maîtrise en droit. You will also gain a specialisation in private, corporate, or public European law.
DetailEnglish is to History what Shakespeare is to the Renaissance: totally inseparable. In this degree, you’ll explore how great writers have been inspired by the world around them – and what their works can tell us about the past.
DetailMore than one billion people speak English. But there’s still much to glean from the way it works and how it’s used. In this degree, you’ll delve deeper into the English language and linguistics, and learn how to collect and analyse data along the wa... More
DetailWe’ll teach you how to analyse inspiring texts – and write them, too. Combining the study of English literature with the craft of creative writing, you’ll explore how to read and write across genres, from fiction to creative non-fiction, and poetry t... More
DetailLanguage precedes great literature. On this degree, alongside your robust study of English literature, you will study the key frameworks for describing English and a range of approaches for studying language use. You will learn about the historical a... More
Modern Literature (and optional Creative Writing) MA,
DetailYou’re passionate about 20th century and contemporary literature, and you'd like the option of studying creative writing. We understand. That’s why you can combine the two paths with this one Masters degree.
DetailRapid industrialisation. Class struggles. The Bronte sisters. However you look at it, the Victorian period was truly something. Through the lens of modern cultural and literary theories, you’ll explore a range of perspectives on life, art and literat... More
DetailOn this degree, you’ll deepen your appreciation of Europe and its place in the world through the study of the French, Italian, and/or Spanish languages and the diverse cultures relevant to those languages, alongside the study of contemporary European... More
Film and performance
DetailFew art forms can entertain, shock, inform or make us laugh the way film can. In this degree, you’ll explore the power of film and other modern media – drawing on critical approaches based in the humanities and social sciences.
DetailHitchcock made groundbreaking cinema. Joyce wrote landmark novels. English film and literature might appear opposites, but their similarities are striking. You’ll look at the relationship between the two disciplines, and learn the practical skills to... More
DetailFor the film buffs with an eye for the critical. In this degree, you’ll learn how to analyse, talk about and appreciate films. You’ll also look at the role cinema plays in different societies and cultures, and its lasting impact on the modern world.
Geography and environment
DetailThe world’s population is growing every day. But our planet’s resources are worryingly finite. In this geology degree, you’ll learn how to apply geoscience principles to tackle the world’s big environmental issues.
DetailApplying geoscience to solve resource issues has never been more important. But we need the brightest minds to lead the charge. This is your chance to jump on board and work towards cutting-edge PhD research.
DetailThis degree looks at the systems and software used to analyse geographic data. GIS is an increasingly important field, with real-world applications in areas like business, modelling, environmental protection, forecasting and regional planning.
DetailMigration, gentrification, sustainability. By looking at the complex relationship between people and places, you'll learn how to confront the pressing human geography issues of our time. While this degree mainly focuses on human geography, you'll hav... More
DetailFrom climatic changes to shifting tectonic plates, our planet is constantly reshaping itself. By studying the science behind physical geography, you can better tackle the challenges that lie ahead. While this degree allows you to specialise in physic... More
DetailIn geology, the path towards progress isn’t always smooth, nor is it with learning. If you don’t quite have the entry requirements to study geology at Leicester, this STEM Foundation Year degree will show you a different path.
DetailFossils. They already tell us so much about life. But in many ways, we’ve only just scratched the surface. Along with building your skills and knowledge in the scientific study of fossils, this degree is your gateway towards PhD research.
Health and social care management
Quality and Safety in Healthcare MSc, PGDip, PGCert,
DetailThis is for you if... you want to improve your knowledge of the theory and practice of improving quality and safety in healthcare, in an institution renowned for its world-leading research in this area.
DetailDelve into the ancient world through studying a combination of material culture and texts. Combining archaeology with ancient history, this degree gives you the practical and intellectual skills to tackle exciting topics in the past which are relevan... More
Ancient History and Classical Archaeology BA, DipHE, CertHE, by distance learning,
DetailWhen it comes to understanding the past, two disciplines are often better than one. In this degree, you’ll study the ancient and classical worlds through both textual and material remains, with the added flexibility of working from home.
DetailWhat ideas have transcended the ages? How has antiquity impacted the world today? By studying a range of historical periods, you’ll look at the ways in which the modern and ancient worlds are inextricably linked.
DetailImperialist titans, gladiatorial battles, and the political skulduggery of Ancient Greece – the ancient world is truly fascinating. In this degree, you’ll come face-to-face with the societies and cultures of antiquity, take one step closer to unravel... More
DetailModern history, contemporary politics and international relations. How has each field shaped the other? And what can this interaction tell us about events today? We don’t have to look back too far to find the answers, and this degree can take you the... More
DetailSince declaring freedom in 1776, the USA has gone on to become one of the most influential countries in the world. You’ll look at how this came to be by studying the ideas, people and events that shaped the nation.
DetailHuman history is fascinating, but to really appreciate it, we need to investigate the events, ideas and people that shaped our world, as well as the impact they still have today. This degree gets stuck into a wide range of historical periods to help ... More
DetailYou’ve got a few years of teaching experience under your belt, but you’re ready to build your academic and professional expertise in the field of English Language Teaching practice. This degree can make it happen.
Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA, by distance learning,
DetailBuild your academic and professional expertise in applied linguistics and TESOL without falling behind in other areas of your life. You can study this MA online, from the comfort of your own home.
DetailYou’re as much a Francophile as you are an Italophile. On this degree, you can be both. You’ll study and practise both the French and Italian languages, as well as exploring the diverse societies and cultures connected to each of them throughout the ... More
DetailYou’re as much a Francophile as you are an Hispanophile. On this degree, you can be both. You’ll study and practise both the French and Spanish languages, as well as exploring the diverse societies and cultures connected to each of them throughout th... More
DetailWhat was Italy like under fascism? How has Italian film changed throughout history? On this degree, you’ll hone your languages skills and deepen your knowledge of Italian cultures, and further explore your love for English literature and critical tho... More
DetailYou’re as much an Italophile as you are an Hispanophile. On this degree, you can be both. You’ll study and practise both the Italian and Spanish languages, as well as exploring the diverse societies and cultures connected to each of them throughout t... More
DetailStudying modern languages has that rare ability of making the world both a little closer and a lot bigger. On this degree, you’ll hone your linguistic skills in French, Italian and Spanish, whist exploring the fascinating cultures from around the wor... More
DetailIn an increasingly globalised world, translation and interpretation couldn’t be more important. By studying a modern language (French, Italian or Spanish) and its diverse related cultures, you’ll learn what it takes to make an impact out in the field... More
DetailJust as the spoken languages of the Francophone, Italian and Hispanic worlds reveal cultural secrets, the visual languages of film can do the same. On this degree, you’ll hone your fluency in both, building your linguistic skills alongside your knowl... More
DetailIn the field of translation, the more languages you speak, the more opportunities you’ll have. On this degree, you’ll hone your linguistic skills in two languages (from amongst French, Italian or Spanish), as well as learn the about the theory and pr... More
DetailFrom the history of English literature to modern Mexican cinema – on this far-reaching degree you’ll hone your Spanish language skills, study Hispanic cultures and further explore your love for English literature and critical thought.
DetailFrom tourism and advertising to international business communication, people with high-level translation skills are needed in almost every industry. You’ll learn what it takes to enter the field, as well as push forward into further academic study.
DetailAlready have a degree and looking for your next challenge? This intensive two-year qualifying degree is a smart way of completing a law degree at a more academic and advanced level – giving you the key legal skills and knowledge to kickstart your car... More
DetailLaw is a hugely diverse field with so many paths you can go down. This qualifying degree is your classic route into the profession. You’ll cover core subjects like contract and criminal law, but you’ll also have the freedom to explore areas you’re pa... More
DetailUnderstanding the law can take you places. Understanding another language can take you all over the world. In this degree, you’ll divide your time equally between law and your chosen language, making you a top candidate for multinational firms.
DetailThe hand of the law. The power of politics. Creating societal change often requires law and politics to work together. In this degree, you’ll study public policy in its legal context and gain the skills to work in firms with governmental interests.
DetailRisk and uncertainty are where actuaries shine – drawing on their mathematical skills to help businesses and organisation make better financial decisions. It can be a high-stakes role, but we’ll give you the confidence to carve out an exciting career... More
DetailChallenging. Exciting. Beautiful. Mathematics can be described in many ways – perhaps due to its astonishing uses in our modern world. This degree gives you the full rundown, setting you up to work in fields as far-reaching as high-energy physics and... More
Media PR and journalism
DetailIn a world of social media and ‘fake news’, an understanding of journalism is more important than ever. This course will teach you core journalistic techniques and help you develop skills to deliver effective content across multiple platforms. We’ll ... More
DetailIn a world of social media and ‘fake news’, an understanding of journalism is more important than ever. This course will teach you core journalistic techniques and help you develop skills to deliver effective content across multiple platforms, while ... More
DetailToday we have media in our pockets. And the way we’re absorbing and distributing information is always evolving. But what are the implications of this? How do we think about issues both critically and practically? This degree has the answers.
DetailThis is for you if... you want the flexibility of studying by distance learning whilst gaining a critical understanding of the practices and outcomes of public relations within the context of rapidly changing media environments.
DetailThis is for you if... you want to apply your knowledge of biological sciences to studying the molecular and cellular basis of chronic degenerative diseases, particularly if you want to pursue research at postgraduate level.
DetailThis is for you if... you want the flexibility of studying by distance learning whilst expanding your knowledge, skills and confidence in diabetes care to improve outcomes in patient care and personal career progression.
DetailGenetics and molecular biology already tell us so much about who we are. But when researched and tested in the right ways, they also tell us how to better diagnose and treat disease. If this sounds up your alley, this degree is for you.
DetailInfectious diseases account for a third of all deaths. It’s a hard stat to take in, but it’s why we keep studying the microscopic organisms that cause them. In this degree, you’ll learn how infectious diseases are caused, prevented, managed and cured... More
DetailThis is for you if... you want a vocational course that will focus on the application of statistical methods to real-life problems in medicine and healthcare, giving you excellent prospects in securing a career or further study.
DetailIn this degree, you will meet patients from the outset and learn from experts in world-class facilities, and find out what it takes to become a doctor working in the industry today. Our excellent facilities include anatomical dissection of human cada... More
DetailMedicine degrees aren’t easy to get into. But this doesn’t mean becoming a doctor is out of the question. If it looks like you won’t meet the entry requirements to study medicine at Leicester, this Foundation Year degree is your path to making it hap... More
Nursing and midwifery
DetailThere aren’t too many jobs as rewarding as midwifery. But this four-year degree goes one step further. Alongside gaining core midwifery skills and experience, you’ll also discover what it takes to be a clinical and professional leader within the indu... More
Nursing with Leadership Dual Registration Mental Health and Adult MSci,
DetailNurses change lives, but they don’t work alone. Effective and efficient leadership is crucial to the smooth running of healthcare. On this four-year degree, alongside gaining core nursing skills and experience, you’ll discover what it takes to be a c... More
Nursing with Leadership Dual Registration Mental Health and Child MSci,
DetailEffective and efficient leadership is crucial to the smooth running of children’s healthcare. On this four-year degree, alongside gaining core paediatric nursing skills and experience, you’ll discover what it takes to be a clinical and professional l... More
Operating department practice
DetailODPs play a crucial role in a patient’s care – working alongside nurses, doctors and anaesthetists from the lead up to surgery right through to recovery. This degree covers all aspects of the job, setting you up for a career out in the field.
DetailMatter and energy. Waves and fields. Relativity and mechanics. In this degree, you’ll be studying the most fundamental of the sciences: physics. From the sub-atomic and cosmological, to the trajectory of your own career, you’ll be learning things tha... More
DetailGalaxies, stars, nebulae, black holes, quasars, pulsars, novas, supernovas. Astrophysics deals with physics on a big scale. In this degree, you’ll cover a range of astrophysics subjects, alongside the fundamentals of physics and maths.
DetailWhen we look up at the stars, it’s impossible not to wonder. This degree takes your curiosity seriously. Alongside the fundamentals of physics, you’ll study areas like space astronomy, Earth observation, rocket propulsion and human spaceflight.
DetailThe value of psychological expertise is recognised in all walks of life. You’ll focus on forensic, occupational and clinical psychology, working with applied psychologists and carrying out research that will set you up for a career in the field.
DetailPhysios help people get back on their feet, treating patients from all walks of life – with all kinds of conditions. Sound rewarding? We think so too. In this degree, you’ll learn what it takes to become a physiotherapist and start changing lives for... More
DetailWhat makes us tick? For psychologists, it’s the ultimate question – and one you’ll look at from many angles. When you graduate, you’ll have a wealth of insight into the human mind, as well as the ability to help people in real and meaningful ways.
DetailThis is for you if... you want a sound knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in occupational psychology and to learn how this knowledge can be applied to the solution of problems that arise in occupational settings.
DetailHow can we harness the brain’s activity to better understand how we think, feel and behave? This is what cognitive neuroscience is all about. And studied side-by-side with psychology, the answers have an impressive range of real-world applications.
Sociology and politics
DetailNegotiation is an art. And nowhere is it more useful than in the political arena. In this distance learning degree, you’ll explore the key concepts, methods and goals of diplomacy, as well as how to use this knowledge in your professional life.
DetailThe gap between the promise and reality of universal human rights is worrying. Strides are being taken, but there’s still much to do. This Masters in human rights and global ethics addresses this challenge on both a conceptual and practical level.
DetailThe issues facing human rights are worldwide, so it makes sense that you can study them from anywhere. In this distance learning degree, you’ll gain a solid grounding in the political and international theory of human rights and global ethics.
DetailFrom battling international terrorism to solving local crime, using intelligence has become crucial to security. But using it means understanding it – the debates and ethical concerns, how it’s collected and analysed. By exploring this topic in depth... More
DetailHow did the Cold War divide the world? What is the current state of Britain’s political system? In this degree, you’ll explore the link between history and international relations, and learn how to tackle the most important issues facing world politi... More
DetailThe post-Cold War promise of a new ‘World Order’ was a defining historical moment. But how have international relations actually progressed in the years since? In this degree, you’ll explore this idea in extensive and illuminating detail.
International Relations and World Order MA,
DetailCan’t make it to campus? In this distance learning degree, you can still explore how international relations have progressed in the post-Cold War period, as well as the challenges facing the new ‘World Order’ today.
DetailThe world is built on relationships. But how are these shaped and tested by global issues like terrorism, human rights and the distribution of power? You’ll learn about the key concepts of international relations, as well as how to work out in the fi... More
DetailWhether they're political, economic, religious or environmental, international security issues can stem from all corners of society. You’ll learn what these key issues are, but more importantly, how to tackle them head-on.
DetailLearn about complex international security issues without falling behind in other areas of your life. In this distance learning degree, you’ll explore the big issues facing modern society, as well as the best ways to address them.
DetailPolitics and economics will always go hand in hand. In this degree, you’ll explore how each discipline impacts the other, how to analyse political issues and ideologies, and what it takes to solve real-world economic problems.
DetailHow is power wielded on a national and international level? What is the relationship between the two? This degree will give you a solid grounding in both politics and international relations, helping you build the skills to make your mark out in the ... More
DetailWho holds power and why? Is globalisation positive? When is war just? Politics is made for people who love to tackle the big topics. In this degree, you’ll study political systems and learn how to write, research and reason with incredible clarity.
Security, Conflict and International Development MA, PGDip, PGCert
DetailWhy do humanitarian emergencies occur and how can we better respond to them? What better way to explore some of the most pressing concerns in contemporary global politics than by joining a global learning community dedicated to understanding them? To... More
DetailThis is for you if... you want to gain a detailed theoretical and applied understanding of the key issues and challenges surrounding security, policing and terrorism post-9/11 (and 7/7) and in the face of new and different threats from terrorist and ... More
DetailHow do politics dictate war and peace? How has conflict shaped politics? What can we do about humanitarian intervention? This distance learning degree isn’t just about asking the critical questions – it’s about making critical progress.
Teaching and education
DetailThis is for you if... you are working in an educational setting and have an interest in how leadership and learning are connected in driving change, or you wish to develop your skills to progress in educational leadership.
Teaching English for Academic Purposes (TEAP) PGCert,
DetailGaining extra qualifications is always a great idea – particularly if you want to boost your job prospects and deepen your learning. This PGCert will help build your existing skills and gain a qualification in TEAP.