Graduate offers paid opportunities to students18 February 2020
Leeds Beckett graduate Matt Gibson (BA (Hons) Sport Marketing, 2016) is supporting students through his role at Leeds United FC.
Architecture graduates named as rising stars5 February 2020
Nick Tyrer (BA (Hons) Architecture, 2009 and MArch, 2012) and Benni Allan (BA (Hons) Architecture, 2011) have been named in the RIBA Journal Rising Stars 2019 list.
Oscar win for Leeds Beckett graduate5 February 2020
MSc Digital Video and Special Effects graduate Ayyappadas Vijayakumar worked as Visual Effects Editor on 1917 which took home the Oscar for Best Visual Effects alongside awards for Best Cinematography and Best Sound Mixing.
Leeds Beckett graduate celebrated in city centre artwork4 July 2019
Olympic diver Yona Knight-Wisdom has been included in the Heroes of Leeds Trail, a series of artworks in Leeds City Centre celebrating eight people with significant links to the city.
Graduate designs garden with Duchess of Cambridge28 May 2019
Landscape architecture alumna Andrée Davies has worked with the Duchess of Cambridge to design the RHS Back to Nature Garden at the world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
Olympic hero Dame Kelly Holmes visits Leeds Beckett25 May 2019
Double Olympic gold medallist Dame Kelly Holmes shared insights into her road to success and her battles with mental health during an event at Leeds Beckett University.
Eight first-year students awarded Bright Futures Scholarship10 May 2019
Leeds Beckett University has awarded eight £1,500 Bright Futures Scholarships to talented first-year students.
Armistice centenary commemoration1 November 2018
This year marks 100 years since the end of World War One. Whilst many alumni will have lived or studied in the halls on Headingley Campus, you might not have realised those same buildings served as the 2nd Northern General Hospital during the war.
Bright future for Beckett scholars29 October 2018
Each year support from Leeds Beckett alumni gives students struggling with the costs of university a helping hand. This year’s recipients an aspiring sports therapist, teacher, public relations executive and two social workers.