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Why you should apply to university

Hi, I’m Caitlin and in this blog I’m going to tell you all about the amazing experiences I’ve had at university and that you could have too, if you choose to go.


My placements at the NHS

Hey everyone, I’m Beatriz, a final year dietetic student. I have really enjoyed studying food and disease, especially the three placements I have completed with the NHS.


How my Placement improved my Employability

Hey there, I’m Alicia, a third-year Landscape Architecture student and in this blog I’m going to talk about how my placement and course improved my employability and prepared me for the working world.


My Placements at Leeds Fest, BBC Introducing and True North Productions

Hey there, my name is Izzy and I’m studying Broadcast Media Technologies. In this blog I’m going to talk about the different work placements I have gained access to, all thanks to my lecturers and their connections.


How I put Theory to Practice during my Placement

Hi, I’m Suyin and I’m a final year Dietetics student. As part of my course it is required that I undertake 28 weeks on placement, split between different hospitals within Yorkshire. This blog will give you more information on how I put my knowledge from my course to practice during the placement.


How my Masters has helped my Career

Hello, I’m Eleanor, a postgraduate student studying MSc Dietetics at Leeds Beckett University. In this blog, I will explain why my masters will help me towards pursuing a career as a dietitian.


My Work Placement Abroad

Hi, my name is Elettra, I am a 3rd year student, studying Public Relations here at Leeds Beckett. I want to share with you my experience on a 12-month work placement in Spain.


How Opportunities at Leeds Beckett increased My Employability

Hi, I'm Lucy, I’m in my third year and here’s my advice on how to make the most out of your time at Leeds Beckett when it comes to increasing your employability after graduating.

 Lucy H

How I changed my Career

Hi I'm Libby, a distance learning student studying MSc Events Management. In this blog I'm going to talk about how my postgraduate course helped me change my career.


An Interview with a Leeds Beckett Graduate

Hi there, my name is Dorothy and I’m in my final year at Leeds Beckett University! I’ve interviewed a former Leeds Beckett student to help you get a taste of what life is really like after university…


Is failing A-levels the End of the World?

Hi! My name is Dorothy and I’m in my final year at Leeds Beckett University. Failing A-levels is not the end of the world, even though it may feel like it. If results day doesn’t go to plan, it’s important to stay calm and think of the next viable step. To help, I’ve put together some of my top tips below…


Opportunities to enhance your CV at Leeds Beckett

Hi, I’m Matt and I’m going to tell you a little bit about the opportunities at Beckett that can make your CV stand out from the crowd.


Making Plans for After You Graduate

Hi I'm Sim and here's what I plan to do after completing my studies at Leeds Beckett.


My Placement at Lancashire Evening Post

Hi, I'm Suzannah and I want to tell you about my placement at Lancashire Evening Post and how much I gained from it.


How to make Yourself more Employable

Hi, I'm Lucy and here's my advice for making yourself more employable while you study at university.

 Lucy H

My Placement Year in London

Hi, I'm Sim and I want to talk to you about my placement year at a luxury travel company in London.


My Placement Year at FireCask

Hi there, my name is Dorothy and I’m a marketing student in my final year at Leeds Beckett University. I’m going to tell you a little bit about my placement year with Manchester-based digital marketing firm, FireCask, so read on to see what I got up to...


My Placement at Boohoo

We met up with our Retail Management student Kira, and asked her all about her experience on placement at


My Future Career Plans

Hi, I’m Abbie and I would like to share my plans for the future and how my course would help me to achieve it.


Getting Work Experience as a Student

Hi, I'm Molly and I want to talk to you about finding part time work and placements during your studies.


An Interview with Matty Bovan

Hi, I'm Shara and I went along to meet fashion designer Matty Bovan and PhD student Zara Worth to ask them about their recent fashion project.


Studying Music Production at Leeds Beckett

Hi, I’m Ross and I’m going to tell you about the Music Production course at Leeds Beckett.