University celebrates creativity for National Writing Day22 June 2018
National Writing Day to be celebrated across Leeds Beckett University, as research finds decline in schoolchildren’s enjoyment of writing.Read more
‘Bold’ Becky sees Leeds Beckett triumph in national awards22 June 2018
Leeds Beckett University’s innovative efforts to help prospective students navigate through the clearing process and secure their place at university has received national acclaim.
New centre to tackle obesity launched in Leeds20 June 2018
With the government’s new Childhood Obesity Strategy due out any day, internationally-renowned academics, Professor Pinki Sahota and Professor Paul Gately, from Leeds Beckett University are launching a new centre to bring together the vast expertise on obesity from across the whole university.Read more
New research to prevent potential accidents in the chemical industry31 May 2018
Researchers at Leeds Beckett are collaborating with Care Chemicals to reduce the plant’s ‘lost time injury’ rates to zero by looking at the design of work systems as well as safety behaviours and culture in the organisation.
Small businesses in Yorkshire clean up in Leeds Beckett awards21 May 2018
A group of Leeds Beckett University graduates with a cleaning booking service, a successful contestant on the BBC’s Dragons’ Den, and a creator of handcrafted bags are among the winning entries in the 2018 Business Advantage Awards.
Beckett graduate brings mobile cocktail business to the capital1 May 2018
A Leeds Beckett University graduate has found the recipe to success as he launches his successful Leeds-based mobile cocktail bar business in London.
Sporting expert alumni to discuss sport sponsorship with students17 April 2018
A panel of sporting experts are taking part in a discussion at Leeds Beckett University this week about the opportunities, challenges and future trends of sport sponsorship.
Leeds Beckett stars shine on the Gold Coast16 April 2018
The Commonwealth Games has captured the public’s imagination over the past fortnight with Leeds Beckett students and alumni at the beating heart of it.
Beckett graduate Front of House at Commonwealth Games12 April 2018
As Leeds Beckett alumni such as Tom Bosworth and Yona Knight-Wisdom light up the Commonwealth Games, a number of other graduates from our university are fulfilling vital roles behind the scenes.
Leeds Beckett graduate enjoying golden opportunities4 April 2018
A number of our university alumni are lucky enough to be working at the 2018 Commonwealth Games Australia’s Gold Coast between 4-15 April. We caught up with one of our globe-trotting graduates, Hannah Gregory, ahead of the Games.
Chancellor awards scholarships to aspiring accountants14 March 2018
Scholarships awarded by Leeds Beckett University Chancellor Sir Bob Murray CBE are helping four students towards their dream jobs.