School of Clinical & Applied Sciences
School of Health & Community Studies
School of Social Sciences
CPD / Clinical Skills & Simulation
Continuing Professional Development
We recognise that every business needs to be adaptable, informed and agile in order to remain efficient and effective in times of constant change. We offer a host of development opportunities that will keep you and your staff up to date with the latest industry knowledge, skills and innovative practice.
From one-day refresher courses to longer-term masters qualifications, we’re confident that we’ll be able to meet your desire to learn, practise and progress.
We welcome the chance to work with employers to develop training packages to meet workforce needs across the public, private and voluntary sectors.
Practice Learning and Employability Unit
A placement is an excellent opportunity to improve employability and job prospects. Each year we help provide up to 3,500 placements for our Health and Social Sciences students.
We also provide support and guidance for our academic groups who are developing placement partnerships, plus training across all professions for mentors and practice educators to enable them to provide effective support for our students in practice.
Our Research Institutes and Centres provide the environment for growing a research culture, demonstrating our expertise of international excellence from across the University. This collaborative approach helps us to provide solutions to important issues of a modern society.
The Institute for Health and Wellbeing exists to foster the next generation of research and knowledge in specific areas relating to the health of individuals, communities and nations.
The Centre for Applied Social Research is an exciting University-wide research centre that undertakes research across the social sciences.
The Centre for Biomedical Science Research consists of a diverse group of biomedical researchers working in areas relating to human disease and wellbeing.
BSc (Hons) International Relations & Global Development, 2012
The course allowed me the freedom to explore how charities are run and how ethics are imposed within the organisation.
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences, 2009
The tutors made learning really relaxed; they were easy to approach and really happy to explain areas where I wanted to know more.
Groundbreaking antibiotic research receives international backing
A Leeds Beckett academic is working to fight antibiotic resistance, following a prestigious international grant.
Making public the private: new research shines light on men’s use of infertility forums
New research by Leeds Beckett University academics, which shows that men are using online spaces to find help, support and advice on their lifestyles when dealing with issues of infertility, will be presented at the British Sociological Association (BSA) conference.
New book shines light on the psychology of awakening experiences
A new book by a Leeds Beckett University academic and psychologist is the first ever full-scale psychological study of ordinary people’s experiences of ‘enlightenment’.
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.
Leeds International Festival
Leeds is set to welcome a new, ambitious and exciting cultural festival to its events calendar this spring, the Leeds International Festival (LIF).
Tumblrweed, a real-time digital collage featuring as part of Leeds Digital Festival 2017.
Lift Off Festival
Lift Off Festival is a three-week festival showcasing the creative work of our students from the School of Film, Music & Performing Arts.
Keir Starmer QC MP Guest Speaker
Keir Starmer QC MP talks about the implications of Brexit
Biochemical Society Seminar - Sialic Acid Utilisation by Bacterial Pathogens
Guest Speaker: Dr Gavin Thomas, University of York