News Highlights

University of Leicester receives biggest ever gift from an individual - £2.7 million - for transformative kidney research
Funding by entrepreneur Mr Jimmy Mayer to establish world’s first register of patients with disease that is one of the biggest causes of kidney failure globally
Three new Athena SWAN awards announced for Leicester
Departments in College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology and the College of Science and Engineering recognised for commitment to gender equality
Success for student entrepreneur in national space challenge competition
Physics and Astronomy student Razzia Gafur’s project uses space data for the gaming market and virtual reality

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Leicester technicians shortlisted for Papin Prize awards

Leicester technicians shortlisted for Papin Prize awards

Posted by es328 at May 17, 2017 04:34 PM |

Julian Jones and Vinay Patel from Department of Engineering have been nominated for a national 2017 Papin Prize

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University contributes to major report on international research mobility

University contributes to major report on international research mobility

Posted by ap507 at May 17, 2017 09:50 AM |

Dr Maggy Heintz was chosen as a case study for Royal Society report published this month

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Student on the road to success after being offered placements at leading companies

Student on the road to success after being offered placements at leading companies

Posted by ap507 at May 17, 2017 09:15 AM |

Engineering student Mohammed Yousuff Sohaib offered placements at Rolls-Royce, GE and Bentley

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Leicester academic to publish translated book looking at the development of medicines

Leicester academic to publish translated book looking at the development of medicines

Posted by es328 at May 16, 2017 05:03 PM |

Professor Andreas Gescher's translation of ‘How Medicines Are Born: The Imperfect Science of Drugs’ will be published by World Scientific Press in July 2017

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Unique archaeological project reveals historic earthquake in Cyprus

Unique archaeological project reveals historic earthquake in Cyprus

Posted by es328 at May 16, 2017 10:56 AM |

Professional and student archaeologists conduct excavations and hold open day at ancient port inside RAF Akrotiri airbase, Cyprus

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