About Leeds Beckett University

by / Thursday, 04 December 2014 / Published in Leeds Beckett University

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About Leeds Beckett University

With 190 years of quality teaching, Leeds Beckett University is one of the largest universities in the UK with many nationalities represented by our 27,000 students. Leeds Beckett University offer quality teaching in an exciting learning environment and an unforgettable student experience.

Leeds Beckett University offer a wind range of courses at the Undergraduate to Postgraduate level with start dates in January and September and most of the degrees are recognised by the U.K. professional bodies.

The academics maintain close links with industry to ensure that leave students with the latest skills, knowledge and professional accreditation of the choice of career demands. In recent years Leeds Beckett University have established links with global employers such as Disney Channels EMEA, KPMG, Manchester United, Redmayne-Bentley, Connolly Europe Limited, 3M and Omerta Game Ltd.

93.7% of our students go into work or further study within six-months of graduating* (Source*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2012/13).

Leeds Beckett University Building

Leeds Beckett University were ranked 1st in the UK for size of classes and assessment, and 1st in the UK and 4th in the world for personal tutors.  99.5% of international students were satisfied with our expert lecturers. *

One of the largest cities in England, Leeds is conveniently located midway of the UK between London and Edinburg. Leeds is one of the UK’s largest centres for financial and professional services outside London.


  • Flexible start dates in January and September
  • Free English language support and fee discounts for international students
  • Guaranteed accommodation for all international students, applying by the
  • Libraries open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • 3 research institutes and 10 research centres
  • Award-winning buildings including the Rose Bowl, Carnegie Pavilion and Broadcasting Place, named the best tall building in the world by a global council of architects
  • The world famous sports ground, Headingley Carnegie Stadium, is the cutting edge teaching facility for our Events, Tourism and Hospitality students
  • World-class sports facilities chosen by the Chinese Olympic Track and Field Team as a training base for the 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games
  • University’s impact on the economy is worth around £450m each year
  • Recent campus developments include a £1 million clinical skills suite and cutting-edge biomedical sciences laboratories within our Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
  • University has helped to support up to 150 start-up businesses through our Business Start-up unit and QU2 

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