Student nurses take a step forward

Stepping forward to help the NHS frontline are six student nurses from Leeds Beckett University.


Students put their learning into practice delivering free legal advice clinics

Leeds Law School Law Clinic brings students closer to the community. Law students provide free and confidential advice to members of the public, with final advice letters authorised by a practising solicitor supervisor. The law clinic has provided advice to nearly 70 clients since opening in October 2018 and it is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.


Nursing students respond to early NHS call up in fight against COVID-19

Final year nursing students from Leeds Beckett University are set to join the NHS workforce six months early, in order to help ease the strain as healthcare workers battle to contain the spread of coronavirus.


Leeds Beckett to lead project supporting service leavers and full time learners into construction

The School of Built Environment, Engineering & Computing has secured funding from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) to develop and deliver a pathway into construction for service leavers and full-time learners.


Engineering a convention-busting career

Being a woman should not be a barrier to success in any industry.  


National employers attend DigitalLEAP

Representatives from major organisations showed students the pathways to a digital career at the first DigitalLEAP event in February 2019.


Student volunteers integral to running of Leeds International Festival

Leeds Beckett students have been at the heart of the Leeds International Festival since it began, with volunteers from the university helping with the organisation and running of the event.


Psychological therapy - Making an impact in the city and the community

Leeds Beckett academics and our students across our University are making an impact beyond university life: drawing on our expertise to bring benefits to communities across Leeds and further afield. In this article we share some of the positive impacts our Psychological Therapies and Mental Health team have made, and offer insights into how we were able to make these impacts.


Inspiring the next generation of female leaders

Leeds Beckett University launched a unique leadership programme in November 2018 designed to inspire the next generation of female leaders.


Students design award-winning seal hide

Students from the university’s MArch Architecture course completed a collaborative project on the construction of new seal and bird hides on a North East nature reserve in 2018.


Designing New Wortley Community Centre

The RIBA Chartered Architecture Consultancy Project Office, a research collaboration between colleagues and students at Leeds Beckett University, designed the New Wortley Community Centre in Leeds.