Welcoming international students

Leeds is a multicultural city and home to 60,000 students, which is reflected in Leeds Beckett University's diverse community – students from 144 countries and territories across the world choose to study here, in one of the most popular student cities in the UK.

  • Ranked in the top 4% of universities in the world*
  • History stretching back for almost 200 years
  • Ranked 1st in the world for technology, 2nd for Virtual Learning and 3rd in the world for laboratories**

Five Star Employability

Degree courses at Leeds Beckett University are taught by expert academics who have close links with industry to ensure that you graduate with the skills, knowledge, professional accreditation and experience that is relevant to your future career. The Employability Team also offers a range of helpful careers services.

  • Leeds Beckett University achieved five out of five stars for employability in the QS World Rankings 2019
  • Ranked 4th in the UK for student employability***
  • Among the top five UK universities for producing graduates who go on to be CEOs****
  • Course shaped by industry with two weeks to one year work- related learning (undergraduate only)

Five Star Facilities

The University's two campuses have modern and industry-standard facilities and the latest technology where you can fully embrace your personal and professional interests.

  • Leeds Beckett University achieved five out of five stars for facilities in the QS World Rankings 2019
  • £1 million invested in clinical skills suite for nursing, nutrition, physiotherapy and occupational therapy students
  • JAMES accredited music studios and performance spaces
  • Sports facilities that attract Olympic athletes
  • State-of-the-art business, finance, law, marketing and PR suites and modern studios for fashion, architecture and art and design courses

Student life

Whatever you are looking for from your university experience, you'll find it at Leeds Beckett University. You'll join a lively student community and enjoy a rich student life at the City and Headingley campuses. With great food, shopping and entertainment on your doorstep, you'll never run out of fun things to do in the lively city of Leeds.

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* (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17)
** (i-graduate Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2015)
*** (Times Higher Education report based on Higher Education Statistics Agency Employment of Leavers Indicator, which draws on data from the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2014/15 survey)
**** (Emolument.com. ‘Which UK Universities Breed the Most Successful Business Leaders?’)

Did you know?

Leeds Beckett University students and alumni competed in 2016 Olympics in Rio

Join a diverse community

Leeds Beckett University achieved the
highest score for internationalism
in the QS World University Rankings 2019