Leeds Beckett University


About Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University is one of the most popular universities in the UK and a real favourite with international students. It is one of the largest universities in the UK with over 27,000 students including 1,830 international students from 100 different countries. Their support extends to flexible start dates in January, May and September; free English language support, scholarships and fee discounts for international students; and guaranteed accommodation for international students.

Located in the centre of the UK, Leeds is the UK’s fastest growing city, the second largest employer outside London and a major centre for banking, finance, law, retail and media. LBU is one of the largest student employment agencies in the country providing 160,000 hours of paid work per year and the only British University to secure more than 60 student internships at the 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games

LBU offers excellent facilities and campuses including the award winning libraries that opens 24 hours a day for 365 days a year; new award- winning buildings including the Rose Bowl, Carnegie Pavilion and Broadcasting Place, names the best tall building in the world by a global council of architects. It also host a world-class sports facilities chosen by the Chinese Olympic Track and Field Team as a training base for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

LBU offers world-class teaching in an exciting learning environment and an unforgettable student experience. Their courses are developed in conjunction with first class employers and they employ internationally acknowledged academics who are experts in their field. Research classed as world-leading or internationally excellent in seven unique areas: Allied Health Professions & Studies; Art & Design; Business & Management Studies; Communication, Culture & Media Studies; Education, Library & Information Management and Sports-Related Studies with 3 newly created research institutes: Research Institute for Sport; Physical Activity and Leisure; Leeds Sustainability Institute and Institute for Health & Wellbeing.