Accredited CoursesMany of our courses have been accredited by leading professional bodies. It means the course has been officially recognised as providing the knowledge and training required for graduates to apply for membership of that body, giving you an extra hallmark of professionalism.
Boost your CVYou’ll have the chance to get involved with exciting practical work opportunities. From volunteering at the Olympic Games to performing at the Edinburgh Fringe, we’ll give you the experiences that will make your CV stand out from the crowd.
Expert Careers AdviceWherever you are on your career path, our dedicated Employability Team are on hand to help you recognise your strengths and ambitions, write CVs, prepare for interviews, and make decisions about your next steps in the world of work.
Earn as you learnOur Job Shop can provide part-time and casual paid work while you study. Hours are varied and flexible, and it means you can have some extra financial support and gain valuable transferable skills at the same time.
Acres of parkland in our Headingley Campus
Number of our international students who were satisfied with our expert lecturers
(International Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2013. The survey consists of 53 UK universities and 170 globally.)
Our libraries are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year
Our diverse community includes students from numerous different countries around the globe
Through our partnership with Festival Republic we offer more than 250 diverse roles including stage managers, film crews, DJs and artist liaison
Percentage of all our graduates who are in work or further study six months after graduating
94.6% statistic includes all leavers including full-time and part-time, undergraduate and postgraduate, UK/EU and non-EU. Source: Destination of Leavers survey 2012/13
PG Dip Advanced Practice and MSc Advanced Practice, 2012
I’d been working for a number of years and was ready to develop myself further. My postgraduate qualification has given me the opportunity to progress to a more senior role.
BA (Hons) Marketing & Advertising Management, 2011
I have always worked from a young age and the University helped me to understand what I wanted from my career and how to get there.