Our Academic Team
Welcome to our Carnegie Faculty with its 80 year history in education and strong reputation for excellence. We offer a wide range of very popular undergraduate and postgraduate courses in our three Schools, providing distinctive pathways for our students to meet their vocational requirements. Research and consultancy activities underpin our teaching, with academic staff being recognised as experts within their fields. The quality of this research is evident in the outstanding results achieved in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework with strong submissions in Unit 25 (Education) and in Unit 26 (Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism), where we ranked 2nd nationally when accounting for both research quality and the number of contributing staff.
Our innovative courses provide students with an exceptional learning experience through high quality research-informed teaching. Our Faculty works in strong and effective partnerships with a wide range of international, national and regional employers across Education, Languages, Sport, Tourism and related sectors, providing work-related placement learning opportunities and ensuring high-levels of employment for our Graduates.
Carnegie School of Education
School of Events, Tourism, Hospitality & Languages
Carnegie School of Sport
School of Education & ChildhoodThe 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.
School of SportThe 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.
School of Events, Tourism, Hospitality & LanguagesHome 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.
BA (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.
BA (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.
Leeds Beckett students team up with Fuel for School to bring healthy food into the classroom
Education students at Leeds Beckett are helping primary schools across West Yorkshire to teach children about healthy diets and avoiding food waste as part of an initiative by the Real Junk Food Project.
Leeds Beckett and Microsoft collaborate to develop a new global standard in teacher education
The Carnegie School of Education at Leeds Beckett University is collaborating with Microsoft to lead the development of the Microsoft Student Teacher Education Programme.
Sleeping problems cause health, relationship and employment difficulties for families of children with autism, new study finds
Fathers of children with autism report that their child’s sleeping problems cause difficulties with health, relationships and employment within their families, a new study from Leeds Beckett University shows.
A Woman's World
9-31st March 2017 - A photography exhibition by Anna Pepe will be displayed in the foyer of the Portland Building. A Woman's World, is The exhibition explores women, places, cultures and habitats around the world.
Creative and Digital Careers Series
The Creative & Digital Careers Series of events is open to existing Leeds Beckett University students studying any course. Some events are also open to Leeds Beckett University graduates and members of the public.
History Repeating: 90 Years in Print
First year Graphic Arts & Design students from the School of Art, Architecture & Design show.
CeASR / Psychology Seminar - Mathematics Anxiety: Causes, Consequences and Strategies to Reduce it
Speaker: Dr Tom Hunt, University of Derby
How universities make people worried and miserable: a critical community psychology perspective on mental health in higher education
My Mind and Me
Alternative Realities: Is there such a thing as 'healthy psychosis'
Why does 'psychosis' have to imply 'illness'?