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.


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:

Graduate Diploma

Leeds Beckett University

This course will enable you to enter the legal profession if you do not have a first degree in law. Delivered through our Virtual Learning Environment, this qualification ... [+]

Course Details

This course will enable you to enter the legal profession if you do not have a first degree in law. Delivered through our Virtual Learning Environment, this qualification and our LLM Qualifying Law Degree cover the key foundation subjects needed to complete the academic stage of your training to become a solicitor or barrister as required by the major professional bodies in law.

Changes to legal education and training

Legal education and training are currently under detailed review by professional regulators in the legal sector. The review will examine the routes currently open and the qualifications required to become a solicitor or barrister and includes a reflection on changes to and removal of existing routes, as well as the possibility of establishing new ones.... [-]

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January 2020
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
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Leeds Beckett University
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Leeds, England, LS1 3HE GB
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