A major new interdisciplinary research centre has been launched with the aim of putting Leeds at the forefront of global efforts to tackle cancer.

The University has moved up two places in the latest QS World University Rankings, consolidating its place in the top 100.

Leeds features in the top ten rankings for 18 subjects in this year's Complete University Guide.

Three new Athena SWAN Charter awards have acknowledged the advancement of gender equality at the University.

Experts from the University of Leeds are advising the Government on the covid-19 pandemic, including as members of influential scientific panels.