campus tour

In the heart of Leeds

city campus

Our City Campus is made of up of multiple award-winning buildings with seriously impressive modern architecture. We’re located right in the centre of Leeds so it’s the perfect location for enjoying the variety of activities that the city has to offer. And, being in the heart of Leeds means there are plenty of employment and placement opportunities for students right on our doorstep.


The brand-new state-of-the-art £80million Leeds School of Arts building features a wealth of outstanding specialist facilities across Creative Technologies, Fashion Marketing, Film, Music & Sound, and Performing Arts. These include:

  • 180-seat performance theatre
  • 220-seat cinema
  • Industry standard film and green screen studios
  • Black box theatre
  • Foley studios
  • Dubbing and music recording studios, acoustic labs and numerous post-production suites

Portland and Calverley building

Over the road from the Rose Bowl you’ll find specialist teaching facilities designed to bring your learning to life, including:

  • £1m clinical skills suite packed with modern equipment that gives you hands-on practical experience
  • Biomedical and environmental laboratories
  • Hydra Control Room
  • Trading floor
  • Mock courtroom
  • Law clinic and social learning spaces

Biomedical Sciences lab

Mock court room


Our City Campus gym includes:

  • Fitness classes
  • Cardio and conditioning equipment

We also have indoor and outdoor sports facilities, including; gyms, sport halls and courts, tracks/pitches, sport suites and a swimming pool located on Headingley Campus.

The Hive social space

  • Serving food on all weekdays, with plenty of options when it comes to vegan and vegetarian meals
  • Starbucks coffee available on campus
  • A space where societies can have their socials
  • Pool table and chill out spaces

Gateway and the Library

The Gateway service offers 1-1 careers support and advice and our Sheila Silver Library has recently had a £250k makeover to give our students and staff a more effective and inspiring learning environment.

Broadcasting Place

Officially one of the world’s best tall buildings and a big talking point in Leeds. Home to our cultural studies and humanities courses, as well as some of our art, design, architecture and built environment courses, Broadcasting Place houses:

  • 6 Floors of studios for 3D design, fashion, art, and architecture
  • 4 Floors of studio and learning spaces for humanities, landscape architecture, product and interior design

Atrium / reception

Fashion studio

Northern Terrace

Home to some of our built environment, engineering and construction courses, Northern Terrace facilities include:

  • Civil engineering labs
  • Building materials labs
  • Lecture theatres and classrooms

Rose Bowl

Home to Leeds Business School, Rose Bowl facilities include:

  • 7 modern lecture theatres across 5 floors
  • Social learning space and open access computers on each floor
  • TV Studio
  • Control Gallery
  • Radio Studio
  • Newsroom and Editing Suite

Student Advice Hub

TV studio