To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video
A business man working in an office environment

Faculty of Business & Law


Christopher Prince the dean of FBL
Professor Christopher Prince, Dean and Pro Vice Chancellor
Welcome to the Faculty of Business and Law. We enable our students to achieve their ambitions through the provision of innovative learning and supportive teaching. Through our longstanding relations with professional bodies and our internationally recognised research we challenge ourselves to give you tomorrow's ideas today. 

Dr Michael Cassop Thompson

Marketing academic Dr Michael Cassop Thompson describes his research interests.
Further research

Our Schools

Leeds Business School
We work in close partnership with business, employers and professional bodies to ensure relevance of all our programmes and to deliver business services from professional body awards, research and consultancy, through to bespoke management education.

Read More >

Leeds Law School
Leeds is the ideal place to develop your legal career. Our facilities include modern lecture theatres, a mock court room, dedicated resource room for postgraduate students and café.

Read More >

Our Research Areas

Leadership Centre
We specialise in developing confident, capable and imaginative leaders, providing tailored training and professional and academic qualifications to suit the needs of both individuals and organisations.

Read more >
Centre for Governance, Leadership & Global Responsibility
The Centre brings together leading research, teaching and consultancy which integrates theory and value in practice, working alongside corporate and public bodies.

Read more >
The Retail Institute

Combining the strengths of academic research with commercial consultancy, the Centre supports the innovation needs of companies in the consumer goods, retailing and the food and drink sectors. 


Faculty Case Studies

Alan KingBA (Hons) in Business Studies, 2001

I wanted a course which had a placement year with a real company. The BA in Business Studies at Leeds Beckett provided the right combination of vocational versus theoretical experience and teaching.

Euan LawrencePostgraduate Diploma Law and Postgraduate Diploma Legal Practice Course, 2006

I’m now sharing my knowledge with the lawyers of the future via the University’s mentoring scheme and helping them gain invaluable work experience in industry.

More Success Stories

The Faculty of business & law

Our Faculty in Pictures

Faculty News

Leeds Beckett opens doors to postgraduate study

Leeds Beckett University will open its doors on Saturday 18 June to welcome anyone considering changing or boosting their career by studying for a postgraduate or professional qualification.

African voices celebrated in Leeds primary schools

Primary school pupils across Leeds have been getting a true taste of African life thanks to students at Leeds Beckett University.

Britain’s most admired companies to offer business insights at Leeds Beckett

Insights from two of Britain’s most admired companies will be on offer at a forthcoming Leeds Beckett University lecture series.