Our university

Leeds Beckett University is one of the most popular universities in the UK with a history dating back almost 200 years. We offer a wide range of subject areas and courses – all of which are designed to help you achieve your career goals.

We aim to give you a top-quality learning experience and our impressive facilities are one of the many reasons why more than 23,000 students study with us at our two Leeds campuses.

Fantastic Facilities

We are continually investing in our facilities to ensure you have the equipment and resources you need to prepare for your future career.

Our new £45 million Carnegie School of Sport opens in January 2020 and will include the following:

  • World-leading sport and Exercise Labs
  • High-Performance Strength and Conditioning Suites
  • State-of-the-art exercise studios
  • High-quality teaching labs
  • World-class indoor athletes’ facilities

In September 2020, our £85 million Creative Arts building opens and will provide the following art spaces and facilities:

  • State-of-the-art fashion studios
  • 220-seat Dolby Atmos movie cinema
  • Black Box Theatre 184 seat performance theatre
  • Professional TV and film studios
  • Industry-standard recording studio

Our learning environments will provide you with lots of opportunities to put your skills into practice. These include:

  • Clinical and biomedical labs
  • Business and media suites
  • Sports science and exercise laboratories
  • Industry-standard music studios
  • Creative technology equipment and spaces
  • Technical labs for engineering and computer forensics
  • Law course simulation room

Leeds - an international city

Located in the centre of the United Kingdom, Leeds is one of the best cities in the UK to live and study. Our thriving city is perfectly placed so you can easily travel to other parts of the UK and Europe. Leeds has the largest financial and legal district in the UK outside of London. With such easy access to London, many large organisations locate their offices in the city. With plenty of nightspots, bars and cafes, Leeds is a student-friendly city with many events geared towards the 60,000 students that reside in the city. You will receive a warm welcome – Leeds is a truly international city with many people from around the world making Leeds their home.

What our students say

Our international students love studying at Leeds Beckett and living in the exciting city of Leeds. Watch our video to find out what students say.

Scholarships

We offer scholarships between £1000 to £5000 off your tuition fees. This will depend on the course you want to do – find out more by visiting

Work placements

Many of our bachelor courses and some of our master programmes feature work placements which will help you apply your learning to a professional setting. We have placement programmes with more than 2,000 organisations across a variety of sectors and industries to prepare you for your ideal career.

Programmes taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

EMBA

Leeds Beckett University

Develop your managerial style and become a strategic thinker by combining contemporary theory with practice, preparing you for the uncertain economic environment now faci ... [+]

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Develop your managerial style and become a strategic thinker by combining contemporary theory with practice, preparing you for the uncertain economic environment now facing businesses across the world.

If you are a manager or graduate with business experience, this accredited online course will maximise your time for learning. It will give you the opportunity to transform yourself into a confident and adept strategic leader without the requirement to attend lectures.

You will study via web seminars, podcasts, activities and our Online Library. Your tutors will support you and provide feedback through discussion forums, email, live chat, telephone calls and video calling software. We un this course supported by an advanced learning platform and you will have access to technical support.... [-]

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3 years
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MSc

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Interest in computer security is booming. From whistle-blower, Edward Snowden to the NHS ransomware attack, the increase in cybercrime has led to a strong demand for secu ... [+]

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Interest in computer security is booming. From whistle-blower, Edward Snowden to the NHS ransomware attack, the increase in cybercrime has led to a strong demand for security experts in this area. This online course will teach you how to protect and safeguard the information stored on digital devices around the world.

With an in-depth focus on penetration testing and the implementation of defensive measures, your course will enhance your existing computing knowledge and develop your security expertise. We will teach you how to break systems in order to tighten their security and stop others from breaking into them, and you will develop new methods to protect a company's security.... [-]

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3 years
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Facilities management provides an organisation with many support services at an appropriate cost in order to support core business activity. Managers must demonstrate the ... [+]

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Facilities management provides an organisation with many support services at an appropriate cost in order to support core business activity. Managers must demonstrate their skills in effective service provision and monitoring, and understand business strategy, cost control, people management and property-related issues.

You will enhance your ability to identify and evaluate appropriate decision-making strategies, and you will develop your research capability and cognitive skills, enabling you to analyse and resolve problems in your profession.

A number of assignments will involve practical work and case studies. These will provide opportunities to address situations and issues highly relevant to your workplace which you can then apply to meet your organisation's operational needs.... [-]

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2 years
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Develop the theoretical knowledge and professional skills required to become an expert in quantity surveying and commercial project management. ... [+]

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Develop the theoretical knowledge and professional skills required to become an expert in quantity surveying and commercial project management.

You might already work in the construction industry, or you might be looking to expand on the experience you have built up in a related field. Delivered online, the course will enable you to develop the core competencies required by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)*, in a flexible format no matter where you are located. Building on your experiences in the workplace, your studies will be placed in a context which will enhance your strategic thinking and your confidence in decision making.

You will study construction technology, design economics, financial management and procurement. You will also have the opportunity to undertake research which will develop your skills in inquiry and critical analysis. Our links with local, regional and national employers will ensure that your learning will be inspired by contemporary industry practice that is highly relevant to your future career.... [-]

United Kingdom Leeds
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2 years
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Postgraduate Certificate

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Training to become a teacher is one of the most challenging things you will ever do. With this in mind, this online course is designed to fit around your other profession ... [+]

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Distance Learning)

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We understand that practice is your main priority, that's why we have designed this online course that enables you to study wherever and whenever you want.

Training to become a teacher is one of the most challenging things you will ever do. With this in mind, this online course is designed to fit around your other professional commitments and will involve assessments relevant to your working life. Designed for practising teachers or those who want to teach in primary or secondary schools and who have recently undertaken or are undertaking a period of training leading to QTS or equivalent, our goal is to provide the foundations that will enrich your practice and fast-track your teaching career.... [-]

United Kingdom Leeds UK Online
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1 year
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