We are committed to providing valuable expertise and excellent service to clients in a way that supports them to grow their businesses and create new jobs. This in turn supports the growth and prosperity of our region and benefits our university, students and graduates.
Our quality assured enterprise training programmes are research informed, facilitating innovation and enhancing business skills.
We work closely with Wakefield, Leeds and Calderdale Councils to enhance the enterprise and innovation capacity within our regions workforce. We also work with the Local Enterprise Partnership and are an approved provider for skills funding.
University Business Centres
Leeds Beckett University has a network of University Business Centres located in Leeds, Halifax and Wakefield. We provide flexible and affordable office services, professional meeting space, expert training and mentoring, as well as specialist university facilities and expertise.
Our Centres provide a range of University Benefits including advice about funding for business growth, funded programmes of support, knowledge transfer partnerships, professional training and development, academic research expertise and graduate talent.
We also work with a range of trusted professional Business Partners including Lupton Fawcett Solicitors, Exa Networks, the Institute of Directors, West and North Yorkshire and Mid Yorkshire Chambers of Commerce and regional City Councils, to provide the most up-to-date expertise and to help our clients connect with the wider business community. Office based and Executive Virtual Office clients can also benefit from a year’s free membership of their local Chamber of Commerce, with free access to two of their events.