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i-graduate Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2016.
Our Library is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year
Our diverse community is made up of students from 144 countries and territories
We offer more than 140 undergraduate courses
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The percentage of our undergraduates in work or further study six months after graduating
Source: Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2015-16. Includes all UK, EU and overseas undergraduates.
Our history stretches back almost 200 years
We have been given an overall four-star rating by QS, the international higher education benchmarking agency, in its five-star rating system
BA (Hons) Economics for Business
"Through my work placement at Leeds Beckett I’ve gained invaluable work experience from the largest medical firm in the world. As a result, there will be lots of opportunities open to me when I graduate."
BSc (Hons) Computing, 2012
I really enjoyed my final project for the showcase event - I met with a number of employers who watched my presentation and it led to my current job.
Leeds Beckett launches new centre to boost business growth in Wakefield
Leeds Beckett University has launched a new initiative, in partnership with Wakefield Council and Wakefield College, to drive growth amongst early-stage and growing businesses.
Applications now open for the 2018 Business Advantage Awards
Do you want to win up to £5,000 worth of legal support and mentoring for your new or early-stage business? Apply now for the 2018 Business Advantage Awards, run by Leeds Beckett University and solicitors Lupton Fawcett.
Academics’ novel nutritional supplements can help older women meet their dietary needs, study shows
Supplements containing specialised amino acids, derived from dietary proteins and commonly used by body builders, may help older women maintain their muscle mass, and address protein and energy deficiencies, new research from Leeds Beckett University shows.
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Running from injury
Join Dr Peter Francis as he discusses the following questions: Running from injury – why do runners get injured and how do we stop it? What are the most common running injuries? Why do we get injured? Running shoes – do they matter? Is there such thing as the optimum running technique? Variability – a runner’s best friend? Strength and Conditioning: How do we get muscles to do their share of the work? The Achilles Heel: Can we manage tendon pain and still run?
A Criminal Mind - A Judicial Perspective by The Hon. Mr Justice Goss
Join The Hon. Mr Justice Goss as he explores the reason for crimes and the rationale and effectiveness of sentencing.
Lessons from the Frontline – Public Engagement and Local Health Systems
Professorial Inaugural Lecture for Mark Gamsu
They Would Have Been Hung
Join Professor Nick Hardwick as he explores the legal and moral issues surrounding the treatment of those who have committed the most heinous offences – offences for which in the past they might have been hung.
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Study abroad opportunities – China, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Europe to name a few.
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