About Leeds Beckett University
Leeds Beckett University, formerly known as Leeds Metropolitan University and before that as Leeds Polytechnic, is a public university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It has campuses in the city centre and Headingley. Based in the vibrant city of Leeds, the biggest financial district outside of London, our vision is to be acknowledged for our commitment to student success, innovation and enterprise, global reach, and strong local impact. With a 190-year history of education, which began with the founding of the Leeds Mechanics Institute in 1824, we are proud of our history and excited about our future.
Why Study at Leeds Beckett University?
Leeds Beckett University gives you the chance to experience and learn new things in one of the biggest and most vibrant student cities in the UK. With an acclaimed high-quality teaching and impressive campuses and facilities, at Leeds Beckett you can broaden your horizons and prepare yourself for success in your chosen career. The university has been ranked the 81st according to The Times Higher Education.