Northern Film School lecturer shortlisted for Oscar27 November 2015
Phil Robertson, Cinematographer and MA Film Production graduate from our University, who has recently joined us as a Senior Lecturer in the Northern Film School, has been shortlisted for an Oscar for the film Shok.Read more
Women and animal instincts brought to life in photographic exhibition27 November 2015
A new photographic exhibition exploring the relationship between women and animals is set to be launched by a Leeds Beckett University art lecturer at Leeds Central Library on Wednesday 2 December.Read more
Legendary Beatles engineer to give public Leeds talk26 November 2015
Ken Scott, the legendary engineer for The Beatles and producer of David Bowie, is set to present his first public talk as Visiting Senior Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University on Wednesday 9 December.Read more
Our upcoming events
Undergraduate Open Day
Our Open Days are a great way to find out why we are one of the most popular universities in the country. It's your opportunity to see our incredible campuses, talk to staff and students and find out everything you need to know about student life.
An Evening with David Hevey
As part of the celebrations of UK Disability History Month (UKDHM) acclaimed journalist, filmmaker and photographer David Hevey joins us to talk about his new projects and discuss representations of disability in the media.
(Re)Writing Yorkshire: Look North - Writing Yorkshire in Contemporary British Fiction with Sunjeev Sahota and Dr Katy Shaw
This event showcases the writing of Sunjeev Sahota, named one of Granta’s Best of British Young Novelists in 2013 and a rising star of contemporary literature.
‘Doing Urban History in an Urban World’
In an urban world, urban history is more important than ever, especially in explaining the huge social, economic and environmental challenges facing us all today, but also in understanding our increasingly recognisable global urban culture.
'Evidence-based teaching: An Opportunity for Teachers' Agency or a Case of Robots Building Robots?' - Professor Carey Philpott
Professor Carey Philpott has recently become a professor and will be delivering his inaugural lecture on evidence-based teaching on Wednesday 9 December.
"From Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust" - Ken Scott
Leeds Beckett University has recently appointed Ken Scott, the legendary engineer for The Beatles and producer of David Bowie, as a Visiting Senior Lecturer in the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts. In this event he will be sharing his expertise with guests based on his best selling book: 'From Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust'.