University of Leicester



We are a young and dynamic department that takes a scientific approach to computing. This is evident in our research where we have people working at the cutting-edge of the subject. The fact that researchers at Leicester have played a major part in developing modern trends in Computer Science is also reflected in our teaching where we have a strong tradition of high-level and innovative courses.

RESEARCH Our research is directed to the foundations of computational models, processes and structures, and the way they support the engineering of software intensive systems.

TEACHING Our teaching is inspired by our research and aims at helping our students to become highly skilled professionals well-versed in advanced methods and tools. Our degrees stimulate their creativity and capacity to innovate, and ensure that they acquire key transferable skills.

INDUSTRY We have an open approach to collaboration with industry. We undertake joint projects, provide consulting services, and organise events to connect our students and potential employers.

INTERNATIONAL SCOPE Our teaching and research takes place on the international stage. Our staff participate in national and international research projects and partnerships, involving both academia and industry. We organise seminars and host events that attract scientists and professionals from all over the world. Our students come from a number of countries all over the world and enjoy the cultural diversity of life in Leicester.

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Dept of Computer Science
University of Leicester
Leicester, LE1 7RH
United Kingdom

T: +44 (0) 116 252 2129/3600
F: +44 (0) 116 252 3604

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