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) Entertainment Management, 2007
My studies helped me develop my knowledge of the entertainment industry and helped me to take my business to new heights.
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.
Pitch perfect IKEA success for Leeds Beckett PR students
A team of talented multi-national public relations (PR) students proved to be pitch perfect after being crowned the winners of a competition held by IKEA, in partnership with Leeds Beckett University.
Five students awarded Chancellor's Scholarship
Leeds Beckett University’s Chancellor, Sir Bob Murray CBE, has announced the recipients of his 2016 scholarships. Five first year students on courses related to accountancy and finance will benefit from a £1,000 boost from Sir Bob to support them in their studies at Leeds Beckett.
Reunion event for School of Sport
Alumni from our School of Sport came together at a reunion event on 17 April with graduates attending ranging from recent graduates to some who had graduated more than 30 years ago.
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.