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Dean of Carnegie, Dr John Minten
Dr John Minten, Dean and Pro Vice Chancellor

”I am extremely excited about joining the University as it moves into its next phase as Leeds Beckett University. It has a reputation of the highest standing in the subject areas within the Carnegie Faculty and I am delighted to be able to contribute to a university that provides excellent, transformative opportunities to a diverse range of students.”

Dr Minten started his new post as Dean of Carnegie Faculty on Monday 3 November, joining our University from UCLAN, where he was the Dean of the School of Sport, Tourism and the Outdoors.


Dr Thomas Quarmby

Dr Thomas Quarmby describes the role of families in sport
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Our Schools

School of Education & Childhood
The School of Education and Childhood is committed to helping you grow throughout your career, providing you with access to the latest research in the areas of teaching, learning and educational leadership.

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School of Sport
The School of Sport, with its 75 year history, has a strong reputation for excellence within sport related studies. Research and consultancy activities underpin our teaching, with academic staff being recognised as experts within their fields.

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School of Events, Tourism & Hospitality
Home to the UK Centre for Events Management, we are the leading provider of events education in Europe. Our academics and events professionals have developed world-class courses - providing our graduates with excellent career prospects in the sport, arts, music, conference, exhibition, and charity sectors.

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Faculty Case Studies

Megan EllisBA (Hons) Events Management, 2012

Being creative was always in Megan's nature so when she was looking to do her university degree, this was always something she wanted to factor in.

Emma HaworthBA (Hons) Sports Marketing, 2009

I did my two week work experience as part of my course, and then continued to work for the company in my spare time which gave me invaluable experience.

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Faculty News

Football-led health programmes effective in promoting physical activity in older people

Health programmes run by professional football clubs are effective in promoting physical and social activity amongst over-55s, research at Leeds Beckett University has revealed.

Festival experts give students essential insights

Students at our University have been treated to a festival panel show from leading experts within the events management industry.

Creative event design experts share experiences with students

Top industry speakers from the meetings industry brought their experience and knowledge to first year BA (Hons) Events Management students this week.

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Apr 15

'Sport is a Journey Of Physical and Mental Challenges'- Derek Redmond

Derek Redmond shares his inspirational sporting journey- mind and body

Jun 20

Postgraduate Open Day

Find out more about postgraduate and professional study at Leeds Beckett and discover how we can help you raise your game at our next Open Day.

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