Welcome to Leeds Beckett University
To help ensure prepare you for your first year of study and that you understand the academic, social and online aspects of the environment here the Graduate School hold an induction. It will introduce you to the University and our key processes and you will also learn about all the services, support and training available to you. This is followed by the first of our Development Days. Attendance at both days is the perfect opportunity meet your peers and build the community that will stay with you during your time with us.
The next Induction will take place on Thursday 6th February followed by a Development Day on Friday 7th February 2020.
Your School may complement this with their own induction, either as part of the same day or on a different date. If it is on a different date, your school will contact you separately to invite you to this but please contact Researchdevelopment@leedsbeckett.ac.uk if you have any queries about this.
*Please note attendance at Induction is compulsory for full-time and part-time research students.
Prior to your arrival
Prior to commencing your studies, there are a number of tasks that you will need to complete.
Please read the Registration Guide carefully which will guide your queries in preparation for Induction and Registration. If you do have any questions then do contact us at ResearchDevelopment@LeedsBeckett.ac.uk
- Registration Guide
- Read the relevant research student handbook this will help you to familiarise yourself with the research journey PhD and Masters by Research
International Student information
We have a large number of postgraduate students who come from outside the UK, so at Leeds Beckett University we work hard to make you feel at home from the moment you arrive.
The University provides support to international students throughout your time here, whether it's about your initial application, visas, social events, opening a bank account or even preparing to return home Please read our helpful advice and guidance.
Induction is compulsory and if you are unable to attend you may have to defer your start date. However, if you do have a problem which may prevent you from attending you need to contact us immediately. Please email ResearcherDevelopment@Leedsbeckett.ac.uk.
The deadline for returning CAS documentation will be communicated in your offer letter. If you have missed the deadline please contact Joanne Burgess as a matter of urgency (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Your Campus Card can be collected from the Student Hub once you have registered online. You will need to bring along some identification such as a passport or driving licence. Read more information about Campus Card.
Please ensure you have completed Steps 1 – 4 specified in the Registration Guide.
All students and visitors can access wifi on both campuses, our student information pages tell you more about wireless access.
* i-graduate Student barometer, Autumn Wave 2016.