The University of Leicester is a leading UK university committed to international excellence through the creation of world changing research and top quality, inspired teaching in an inclusive academic culture. 

At Leicester research and teaching are truly synergistic. New techniques have been developed that are shaping the future of learning in the twenty-first century. 

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Science has assembled an academic staff from the colleges of science and engineering, medicine, and biological sciences, as well as from the departments of biology, chemistry, geology and physics and astronomy to deliver high-level, research-oriented, interdisciplinary degree programs. The centre works closely with the School of Education through the Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Forum and has gained vast experience in the implementation of international cooperation projects and in teaching in English to foreigners.