We have been awarded Silver Status in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in recognition of our learning and teaching provision, course design, placements and links with employers.
We are one of the top universities in the UK for producing graduates who go on to become CEOs*, and 96.4% of all our undergraduate students are in work or further study six months after graduating**.
*Emolument.com. 'Which UK Universities Breed the Most Successful Business Leaders?'
**Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2015-16. Includes all UK, EU and overseas undergraduates.
With more than 4,250 rooms available in our halls of residence, we guarantee accommodation for all students who refer themselves to us through Clearing.
If you select a course with a sandwich option, you will not be charged a fee during your placement year. We arrange more than 5,000 student placements a year with organisations such as Disney, Samsung, Apple, Nike, BMW and many more.
We’ve got loads of amazing facilities, such as the music studios where members of Rudimental honed their skills and our £1m Clinical Skills Suite. Our library is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year.
Undergraduate students starting this September will receive a complimentary Active Beckett Plus Membership, giving them access to our gyms, fitness classes and swimming pool. We’ve also got a student bike hire scheme, with prices starting at only £35 per semester.
Many of our courses offer the opportunity to study abroad for a semester or full academic year. We have over 150 partner universities around the world in places such as Australia, the USA and Japan.
When you live here, it’s easy to take our campuses for granted. However, our idyllic Headingley Campus, set in nearly 100 acres of parkland, and our City Campus, located in the heart of a thriving city centre, are definitely worth shouting about.
Our Job Shop organises around 100,000 hours of paid work for students every year. The work can be fitted around your studies and pays up to £9.28 per hour.
Whatever your passion, we have a club or a society for you. We have more than 70 societies, ranging from a Harry Potter Society to a Brazilian Culture Society, and our sports teams compete across a range of sports and at different levels, from novice to elite. Check out our Uni-Us to find out more.