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Life in Leeds

A buzzing city in a beautiful part of Yorkshire

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Life in Leeds.

Whatever you want from your university experience, you’ll find it here in Leeds. Our video is presented by graduate Darcy Amamou.
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Life in Leeds

Students in a park
Trinity Kitchen
Leeds Town Hall
Trinity Centre
A close-up of James Graham building, Headingley Campus

Transport & Getting Around

From the airport...

Leeds and Manchester International Airport both less than one hour away.


To the capital...
Only two hours to London.
Explore the UK...

Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and Edinburgh all nearby.


Or further afield...
Great links to Europe.
transport map

Leeds in Numbers

Why Leeds Beckett?

4%

We are ranked among the top 4% of universities in the world

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17.

1st

Ranked first in the world for technology

i-graduate Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2015.

24/7 365

Our Library is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year

144

Our diverse community is made up of students from 144 countries and territories

4th

Ranked fourth in the UK for graduate employment

Based on HESA data and the DLHE 2014/15 survey. Ranking excludes providers with fewer than 500 respondents to the DLHE survey.

96.8%

The percentage of our undergraduates in work or further study six months after graduating

Source: Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2014/15. Includes all UK, EU and overseas undergraduates.

Leeds News

Leeds Beckett students qualify for Network of International Business Schools Worldwide Case Competition championship round

A team of four undergraduates from Leeds Business School have reached the final stage of the 22nd annual Network of International Business Schools (NIBS) competition.

Events Management development day prepares final years' for seamless step into industry

Final year Events Management and Sports Events Management students, came together as part of the School’s annual development day on 1 February, helping them prepare for their final semester and looking ahead to their time after graduation.

Architecture students take part in educational expedition to Hamburg

A group of BA (Hons) Architecture students took part in an international visit to Hamburg, Europe’s largest inner city development area, last week.