Learning at Leeds

Students in lecture

Learn at Leeds Leeds is a first-rate institution where we’ll help you become the best you can be


As a Leeds student you will be taught by, and have access to, inspirational academics who are actively involved in a diverse range of research. In recognition of their teaching excellence 20 of our academics have been awarded National Teaching Fellowships – more than any other university in the country. In the most recent National Student Survey, 89% of Leeds students rated their course as intellectually stimulating. As our ground-breaking research feeds directly into our teaching, you will share in the knowledge of our academics, become a confident, independent learner and unlock your full potential.

A research-intensive University

We are a member of the Russell Group and are renowned for our outstanding research. Your lectures will be up to date and based on research that is taking place now at the University. You will join a community of outstanding scholars and will have the opportunity to take part in the research process and to experience how knowledge is created.

Find out more about our approach to teaching

Learning resources

Our library is one of the largest in the country, and according to the Guardian University Guide 2012, our IT facilities are among the best. Find out how our learning resources will support you at every stage of your studies.

Teaching excellence

In our latest audit by the Quality Assurance Agency the University received a commendation, the highest category of praise available, for our enhancement of student learning opportunities.

Study and careers support

We offer a range of services to help you develop skills for your future, and to help you find work both during and after your course. When you arrive you will be assigned a personal tutor who will encourage you as you develop both academically and personally, enabling you to make the most of your time here.


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