Leeds, United Kingdom

Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

Whatever your motivation for pursuing postgraduate study, here at Leeds Beckett we can support you every step of the way. Whether you want to enhance your chances for promotion, learn new skills for a change of career or explore a subject purely for the love of it, with more than 190 postgraduate courses we can help you fulfil your ambitions.

We're also committed to providing study options to suit you, offering online, part-time study and continuous professional development so you can decide where, when and how you want to learn.

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Connect with the experts

We pride ourselves on our links with employers and industry. 91.7% of our postgraduates were in work and/or further study within 15 months of graduation*.

We have also been given an overall five-star rating by QS Stars University Rankings.**

Many of our courses are accredited by leading professional bodies, ensuring they provide the latest industry knowledge and training.

We offer an impressive year-round programme of public lectures and seminars with recent speakers including Sir Keir Starmer, the Leader of the Opposition, Dame Kelly Holmes, a double Olympic gold medallist and a Leeds Beckett Honorary Graduate, and the legendary engineer for The Beatles and producer for David Bowie, Ken Scott.

Career change? Career progression? Passionate about study? Leeds Beckett can help you achieve your goals.

*Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2018-19.
**QS Stars University Ratings

Our facilities

We are committed to providing the best facilities for our students. We recently invested £80m into Leeds School of Arts, a new state-of-the-art hub for our Creative Arts courses which includes TV, film, and music production studios, a performance theatre, and a Dolby Atmos movie cinema.

We’ve also invested £45m into a new home for the Carnegie School of Sport. This hub is home to our highly specialist teaching and research facilities as well as acting as a base for elite athletes, sports and industry partners.

Our commitment to providing modern and outstanding facilities doesn’t stop there, with a further £75m being invested into our campus within the next five years. Our 24/7 libraries boast over 200,000 resources available online, which means you can study at a time, and a place, that suits you.

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Life in Leeds

As one of the most vibrant and eclectic places in the UK, it’s no surprise that Leeds is home to over 70,000 students. From our range of high street and boutique shopping arcades, or our electric nightlife to the serene open spaces and parks throughout the city, Leeds caters for all.

It benefits from a compact city centre which means getting around on foot is easy, but that doesn’t mean the city is small. Leeds can boast that it’s home to one of the biggest parks in Europe, Roundhay Park.

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Postgraduate Open Days

We offer Postgraduate Open Day events in spring, summer, and autumn. These events are a great opportunity to discover whether studying a postgraduate course, like a master’s, is right for you. You’ll be able to speak to our teaching teams about any course you’re interested in and check out our course facilities. Our student support teams are also on hand at our Postgraduate Open Days to discuss everything from disability support to funding your studies.

Fees and Funding

Postgraduate study is now more accessible than ever thanks to the new government-backed loan scheme that is available for many of our master’s courses.

To find out which courses are eligible for the loan, as well as information on our tuition fees, discounts and other funding opportunities visit our website.

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We are seeking to redefine the education and professional development of the children and young people’s workforce. We offer distinctive and creative programmes that are responsive to the changes taking place in society, focusing on the diverse skills required of modern professionals.

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We are proud that our School’s heritage is built from the prestigious Carnegie College of Physical Training, established in 1933. This heritage links us to decades of successful alumni who are now leaders across national and international sport. Our partnerships with leading industry organisations enable us to include high quality practical experience to all our students.

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Our Law School sits in the heart of the great city of Leeds, the most important legal centre outside London. It is perfectly placed to ensure all our students are able to mine the wealth of practical experience and employment opportunities available on our doorstep.

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Our courses are informed by the research of our academic staff and their engagement with progressive organisations, including major employers. Our alumni now hold leading positions at Manchester City Football Club, BBC Radio One, London's Olympia exhibition venue and Silverstone in the UK, as well as senior roles elsewhere in the world.

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