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Life in Leeds

A buzzing city in a beautiful part of Yorkshire

Find a Course 4 & 5 Oct - Open Days

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

Join us for an Open Day

Life in Leeds

A close-up of James Graham building, Headingley Campus

Opening minds.
Opening doors.

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?

94

Acres of parkland in our Headingley Campus

99.5%

Number of our international students who were satisfied with our expert lecturers

(International Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2013. The survey consists of 53 UK universities and 170 globally.)

24/7 365

Our libraries are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year

100

Our diverse community includes students from numerous different countries around the globe

250

Through our partnership with Festival Republic we offer more than 250 diverse roles including stage managers, film crews, DJs and artist liaison

93.7%

Percentage of our students who go into work or further study within six months of graduating

Source: HESA Performance Indicator 2012/13. Percentage of UK full-time First Degree students in work or further study six months after graduation.

Leeds News

Welcome To Leeds Beckett

The first weeks of term are all about welcoming our new students and reminding our returning students about what’s on offer at our University and Students' Union. Make sure you’re getting the most out of your time at Leeds Beckett University this term with our handy checklist.

Leeds universities to battle for Varsity honours

Leeds Beckett University and their city neighbours, the University of Leeds, are preparing to battle it out to be crowned this year’s Varsity champions.

Becoming Beckett

Leeds Beckett University will light up the city skyline tonight as the university’s new signage will be illuminated for the first time.

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Leeds Events

Oct 1

Online Open Day

Online Open Days are a great alternative if you are unable to attend an Open Day or Open Evening. They are a virtual experience that allows you to log on from the comfort of your home, school or place of work and ask us any questions you may have about your course or life here at Leeds Beckett.

Oct 4

Open Day - 4/5 October

Open days give you the chance to chat to lecturers and current students, talk to faculty staff about the course you are interested in, visit student accommodation, tour the campuses and look at all our amazing facilities.

Oct 8

'An expert lecture by Professor Nick Frost'

Professor Nick Frost is a Professor of Social Work at Leeds Beckett University, he is a qualified and registered social worker who practiced professionally for 15 years and is an independent chair of two Local Safeguarding Children Boards.

Oct 14

'Le Tour: The Legacy to the Region' - Peter Dodd, Welcome to Yorkshire

Peter will talk about the Legacy of Le Tour and how the benefits will continue for businesses within the region.

Oct 15

'Tracey Thorn in Conversation with Peter Mills'

Tracey Thorn is a singer-songwriter and author; best known for her work as half of Everything but the Girl, the band she formed whilst studying at the University of Hull in 1982 with her partner Ben Watt.

Oct 22

Celebrating Race Equality and Diversity in Education

Hosted by Professor Kevin Hylton, Chair of our University Race Equality and Diversity Forum, the event will include presentations from guest speakers, followed by a lively panel discussion, debate and Q&A session.

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