Why choose Leeds Beckett University

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Degrees at Leeds Beckett University are designed to help you succeed in your future

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.

  • Leeds Beckett University is ranked five out of five stars for Employability, Teaching, and Inclusiveness (QS Stars University Ratings 2022)
  • The University has a history dating back to 1824

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 Stars University Ratings 2022
  • Work placements with leading UK and international companies
  • 89% of all Leeds Beckett University graduates were in work and/or further study within 15 months of graduation (Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2018-19)
  • Leeds Beckett University came 6th in the UK for Career Prospects in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2022 which acknowledges the success of the Beckett Careers Team in supporting students to be ready for their future careers

Dynamic Modern University

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 have invested £200 million in campus facilities
  • £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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** Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2016-17. Includes all UK and overseas undergraduate and postgraduate

Did you know?

Leeds Beckett University students and alumni competed in 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

Join a diverse community

Leeds Beckett University achieved
highest score for inclusiveness
QS Stars University Ratings 2022

Ready to join us?

Our student enrolment advisors are here to help with your application and answer your questions about living and learning in Leeds.