Leicester University is an educational institution which focuses on enhancing learning through “discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better.”

Today, the University of Leicester has a new strategic plan. It has a vision to “pioneer a distinctive new elite of research-intensive universities.” The university offers:

  • Undergraduate (Bachelors) degrees

From A-Levels or from the International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes, students can start their first year of Bachelors Degree. Students that have completed first year of a Bachelors Degree from another university recognised by the University, may be considered for entry level first year of a Bachelors Degree.

Each course now has their own set of requirements for entry and these should be followed accordingly.

  • Postgraduate (Masters) degrees

Students who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree from the University of Leicester in Dubai must have completed a Bachelors Degree from a recognised university. Students should hold a grade of “very good” to be considered, along with some years of management experience as well.

Each postgraduate degree course also has different additional requirements for admission so a student should consider these before application.

  • PhDs and other research degrees

Taking up a PhD course at Leicester requires extensive knowledge of research methodologies and a Masters Degree with an above average GPA score. The required GPA depends on the course that the student wants to study.

Research PhD degrees are very demanding and needs time to complete. Students should have ample time to study and focus on their research and therefore they need to map out their schedules and allot time to study.

Leicester University Dubai Student Community

The university has a strong student community with members belonging from countries all over the world. Leicester is the home of students from any country and this includes students from the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.

If you would like to study at the University of Leicester, then you could check out their international student profiles and other informative materials from their official website.

Click here for a list of distance learning programmes offered by the University of Leicester in the Middle East

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