More than 190 years of teaching experienceThe Leeds Mechanics Institute, to which Leeds Beckett University can trace its origins was founded in 1824
Virtual learning, online library and technology ranked 1st in the UK
(International Student Barometer, Summer Wave 2015. This is an independent survey of 69 institutions worldwide, of which 51 are in the UK.)
Our libraries are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year
Our diverse community includes students from numerous different countries and territories around the globe
Through our partnership with Festival Republic we offer more than 250 diverse roles including stage managers, film crews, DJs and artist liaison
Percentage of all our graduates who are in work or further study six months after graduating
Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2013/14. Includes all UK, EU and overseas undergraduates and postgraduates.
BA (Hons) English & History
My skills in customer relations and heritage work have been enhanced as a result of this employment and I plan to continue my volunteering work here long after I have finished my studies
BSc (Hons) Computing, 2012
I really enjoyed my final project for the showcase event - I met with a number of employers who watched my presentation and it led to my current job.
Leeds Beckett talk to discuss leadership in a complex world
A former NHS executive is to discuss the implications of leadership in an uncertain and complex world at a free public talk organised by Leeds Beckett University.
Beckett supports creative funding boost
Leeds Beckett University has supported a successful bid to boost the region’s film, television and games industries, with new funding being announced today to develop the creative industries.
Leeds Beckett in Stonewall top 100
Leeds Beckett University has once again been named in Stonewall’s list of the top 100 gay-friendly employers in the UK.
Courses shaped by industry and taught by expert lecturers.
- 2Guaranteed first year accommodation
(when you make us your first choice and apply before the booking deadline).
- 3Free placement years offered to UK/EU students on a range of courses.
Fantastic careers service.
Study abroad opportunities – China, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Europe to name a few.
Our libraries are open 24/7, 365 days a year.
Free language courses for full-time undergraduate students.
Sports facilities attracting gold medal-winning athletes.
More than 100 years of teaching experience.