Leicester College

Leicester, England
Established 1999
Famous Courses
Vocational Subjects, International Foundation


Leicester College is one of the largest public further education colleges in the UK, with 26,000 students currently enrolled. A comprehensive range of technical, vocational and higher education qualifications across a broad range of programme areas, from entry-level up to university level are available.

A range of English language courses and ‘International Foundation Programmes’ are available to international students who wish to progress to higher education in the UK.

Leicester College is also an Associate College of De Montfort University and works with De Montfort to provide pathways to Degree level in many subject areas. Although the International Foundation Programmes can lead to enrolment in higher education courses at Leicester College or De Montfort University, once completed, you can choose to apply to any UK university.

Services for International Students

Leicester College’s International Office can help students with:

  • Information on the courses available at Leicester College
  • Applying to study and the cost of study
  • Visas and immigration
  • Accommodation