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 220 volunteer places across 27 different 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
BA (Hons) Entertainment Management, 2007
My studies helped me develop my knowledge of the entertainment industry and helped me to take my business to new heights.
Early stage businesses, aspiring entrepreneurs and enterprise students celebrated at Leeds Beckett event
A recent event for early stage businesses, aspiring entrepreneurs and enterprise students provided a great opportunity to celebrate the enterprise work of Leeds Beckett University.
Leeds Beckett students to showcase innovative technology projects at free event
Final year Computing and Creative Technologies students from Leeds Beckett University are set to showcase their final year projects at a free event.
New Academy serves up launch event to whet the appetite of Leeds independent food traders
An innovative business service, which has been hailed the first of its kind in the country, has whet the appetite of the Leeds independent food and drink sector at a two-day launch event held in the city.
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.