Faculty Leadership Team
School of Art, Architecture & Design
School of Built Environment & Engineering
School of Computing, Creative Technologies & Engineering
School of Cultural Studies & Humanities
School of Film, Music & Performing Arts
In Summer 2015 our students celebrated a year of hard graft with a display of their finest work at our Arts, Environment & Technology end of year degree shows. Members of the public, industry experts and more have been invited along to see top talent in subjects including Creative Technologies, Computing, Performing Arts, Dance, Music, Art & Design and many more.Find out more about our Showcase Top Talents
Art, Architecture & Design
The Leeds School of Art, Architecture & Design has practice at its heart. Whether working in our studio spaces in Broadcasting Place or working site-specifically, live projects and making are essential to everything we do.
Built Environment & Engineering
With close links to key accrediting industry bodies, we provide our graduates with access to full professional status. We have also achieved national and international recognition for research and consultancy.
Computing, Creative Technologies & Engineering
In the School of Computing, Creative Technologies & Engineering students and staff design, build and maintain the digital technologies which are central to 21st century life, work and leisure.
Cultural Studies & Humanities
The home of English Literature, History and Media at Leeds Beckett. Our very highly qualified and research active staff bring their subject passions to bear on the work they do with students.
Film, Music & Performing Arts
A close relationship with local, national and international industry professionals offers students valuable work experience at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and enhanced opportunities on graduation.
BA (Hons) Human Geography & Planning, 2012
At Leeds Beckett there are countless opportunities to gain employment and stand out
BA (Hons) English & History
My skills in customer relations and heritage work have been enhanced as a result of this employment and I plan to continue my volunteering work here long after I have finished my studies
Leeds Sustainability Institute
The Leeds Sustainability Institute is a centre of research, informed and supported by business leaders, professional associations and community groups addressing the challenges of creating more sustainable places, communities and economies. Through the Institute a wealth of experience and skill is captured; with the potential to influence and shape the future via its networks and partners.
Centre for Culture and the Arts
The Centre for Culture and the Arts was founded in 2013. Located within the Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology, it brings together researchers from across our University working in the Arts, Humanities and Culture.
Research & Enterprise BrochureView the faculty’s latest Research & Enterprise Brochure.
Same-sex love and gender crossing as part of British heritage
Stories of same-sex love and gender crossing in some of Britain’s historic houses and heritage sites are set to be discussed at a public talk organised by Leeds Beckett University.
American poet to talk at Leeds Beckett
American poet and critic, Craig Dworkin, to discuss works that have ‘nothing to see and nothing to say’ at free Leeds Beckett University talk.
Authors to (Re)Write Yorkshire in a series of free Leeds talks
A series of events showcasing Yorkshire and its influence on home-grown writers organised by Leeds Beckett University is set to return in February.
‘Pride of Place: LGBTQ Histories and Heritage’
This talk will discuss some well-known heritages sites such as Charleston (Sussex) and Plas Newydd (Llangollen), and a new web-based project initiated by Historic England and led by the Centre for Culture and the Arts at Leeds Beckett to promote knowledge of LGBTQ heritage.
Inside/Out: Professor Craig Dworkin, Art Critic
Inside/Out is a series of guest lectures organised by Professor Simon Morris from the School of Art, Architecture & Design. This event introduces Professor Dworkin where he will be talking about his MIT publication, No Medium.
Inside/Out: Professor Teal Triggs, Graphic Designer.
Inside/Out is a series of guest lectures organised by Professor Simon Morris from the School of Art, Architecture & Design. This event introduces Professor Teal Triggs who will be talking about A Culture of Participation: Women and Self-publishing
Creative & Digital Careers Week
The Creative & Digital Careers Week 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.
Inside/Out: Jérémie Bennequin, Artist.
Inside/Out is a series of guest lectures organised by Professor Simon Morris from the School of Art, Architecture & Design. This event introduces artist Jérémie Bennequin who will be talking about Erased Proust Writing.
(Re)Writing Yorkshire - The landscape of solitude: writing Yorkshire, the North and beyond by Carys Davies
This event will be hosted by Professor Ruth Robbins, Head of the School of Cultural Studies and Humanities at Leeds Beckett University. The event is part of the (Re)Writing Yorkshire event series.