University of Leicester

The University of Leicester is a research-led university with an excellent reputation for its work in the field. It famously discovered genetic fingerprinting, and more recently contributed research leading to the discovery of King Richard III's remains in the city. It caters for over 16,000 students, and is consistently ranked among the UK's top 35 universities. It's also ranked in the top 25 universities in the UK for research in the Times Higher Education REF Research Power rankings.

The campus features three tall buildings that dominate the skyline, include the brutalist Charles Wilson Building and the Grade II-listed Engineering Building, which was the first major work by the famous British architect, James Stirling. The site is currently undergoing a vast £300m redevelopment. It also features Europe's biggest academic centre for space research. The university has over 220 student societies, and has its own onsite student newspaper, radio station and television production company. 

Grosvenor House within walking distance of campus and close to the city centre, featuring a range of studios and shared flats for the best in student living. All come with en suite bathrooms.

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Grosvenor House

Grosvenor House provides modern student rooms and studios in Leicester city centre, just a 2-minute walk from De Montfort University.

Within walking distance of both De Montfort University and the University of Leicester, Grosvenor House offers a range of student accommodation in the city centre. The building has en suite rooms with a bed, study area and shower room, as well as studios which also add a kitchenette and more living space. Grosvenor House also features social areas inside and out, with a courtyard and lounge with TV and games.

It's just a few minutes' walk to all the amenities of Leicester city centre, with various bars, restaurants and shops located near the property. Also nearby are the River Soar and Castle Park, one of the prettiest spots in the city.

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Grosvenor House provides modern student rooms and studios in Leicester city centre, just a 2-minute walk from De Montfort University.

Within walking distance of both De Montfort University and the University of Leicester, Grosvenor House offers a range of student accommodation in the city centre. The building has en suite rooms with a bed, study area and shower room, as well as studios which also add a kitchenette and more living space. Grosvenor House also features social areas inside and out, with a courtyard and lounge with TV and games.

It's just a few minutes' walk to all the amenities of Leicester city centre, with various bars, restaurants and shops located near the property. Also nearby are the River Soar and Castle Park, one of the prettiest spots in the city.

See all our Leicester student accommodation