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Leicester and Leicestershire is home to three world class universities, serving more than 6,000 students each year. This gives the region a young, dynamic population and provides you with the chance to locate in a vibrant and unique setting, making it one of best locations for growth and change. 

The University of Leicester, De Montfort University & Loughborough University are rated amongst the UK’s top academic institutions. These internationally renowned universities deliver research, education and specialist services, ranging from clinical breakthroughs to cutting-edge innovations and advanced manufacturing. De Montfort is a hub for the Creative arts, fashion and healthcare, Leicester’s skills in Space Science and DNA are world renowned while also supplying many of the region’s doctors and nurses, and Loughborough, which consistently places in the top 10 UK universities, has a reputation for sports science that sees Olympians like Adam Peaty and Anthony Joshua regularly using the facilities on campus.  

Having these three leading Universities means that we have a vast amount of high skilled graduates in the area, further attracting specialist industry leading businesses to the area.  For example, world-leading space research at the Universities has meant the area has a cluster of space technology companies and major new developments that place us at the heart of future opportunities in the space sector.

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