In the last Research Assessment Exercise, the ‘quality, reach and significance’ of our research was rated as ‘world-class’ across all four of our faculties. We are continuing to expand and enhance our research base through our Institutes and Centres, creating a strong and sustainable research environment for our staff and students.
We have strong commercial links and our research is applied directly to industry, giving practical solutions and innovations to businesses; and we add value to the local economy through education, research and knowledge transfer.
Experts to debate reducing the risks people face on the road
Academics from Leeds Beckett University are set to speak at a conference in Wakefield focusing on reducing the risks people take on the roads.
New Kirkgate Market shopping app needs you!
Leeds City Council, working with Leeds Beckett University, is trialling an innovative new Click and Collect Android app for the famous award-winning Kirkgate Market and they are looking for some shoppers to award £20 to every week in October to test it out.
Victorian cookery writer's life revealed for first time
The life of one of Victorian Britain’s most prolific cookery writers has been preserved by a Leeds Metropolitan University academic in the latest update to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.