Is Leicester the latest global city?
Studying Criminology by Distance Learning through the University of Leicester enables networking by a range of students based in a range of places. Fellow students are involved with: the military; the police (Internationally and in the UK); in probation services; in security services and also one helicopter pilot. Not to mention some retired professionals. We are based in a range of places, in: the UK; the Near/Far East; the Caribbean and in the USA. Studying through Distance Learning brings together a diverse range of employment, knowledge and study skills in a global melting-pot of shared experience and knowledge.
Leicester City football club, as winners of the UK Premiership, has found Leicester being a globally recognised focal hub of footballing excellence. Interest from all over the world has centred on Leicester and its sporting achievement.
Leicester has grown immeasurably in the past few years and you can feel this when you visit the city. A University of excellence with a worldwide reputation combined with an internationally recognised football club. There is a new globally interconnected city. Not London, New York or Beijing – but Leicester, a hub of global interconnectivity through the passions of learning and sport. Long may it continue …
On a personal note, it makes one feel better for being a part of it.