University of Leeds


  • Location: City

About us

Choosing Leeds is about much more than selecting a university place – you’ll enjoy a learning experience unlike any other, while being at the heart of one of the most vibrant and multicultural cities in the country.

Established in 1904 and ranked among the top 100 universities in the UK, we’re part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities, renowned globally for the outstanding quality of our research and teaching.

Embrace the journey – study at the University of Leeds and gain invaluable skills that will help you grow personally and professionally and enable you to make your mark on your future.

Think beyond, come to Leeds.        

Student life at Leeds - it's one of a kind

Diverse, eclectic, exciting. Find out why thousands of students from around the world make Leeds their home every year.

What makes us different

It’s the whole student experience you get at Leeds that makes us different. Your time here will allow you to grow personally and academically, providing you with a range of opportunities to shape your own experience of university life. Get involved in research, tailor your course with discovery modules, take advantage of life-changing opportunities, and develop new perspectives to prepare yourself for the future.

You’ll have access to some of the best facilities on offer as part of your learning, including the historic Brotherton Library and our Special Collections, collectively the largest academic research library in the UK. There are also state-of-the-art laboratories, high-end studio spaces and the M&S Company Archive – here on campus, in the heart of a friendly and multicultural city.

Join us and be part of a prestigious, research-intensive Russell Group university, where you’ll gain skills that will be invaluable to you, personally and professionally, for years to come.

The University was there for me even before I started my course, which really settled my nerves and helped me understand more about studying for a degree.

George Hobley (Criminology and Criminal Justice)

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University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT

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Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT