International students

International study at Leeds

Our global reputation for teaching and research attracts students from around the world. Leeds is a truly multicultural campus with more than 14,400 international students from 137 countries, in a student-friendly city.

82nd in the world

QS World University Rankings 2025

We are a Russell Group and a leading UK research university, so research is at the heart of our teaching, whatever your level of study. You’ll study among inspirational academics, world experts who share your passion for your subject.

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Student life

Student stories

  • Keshav Bansal

    You’ll never feel alone in Leeds because your circle of friends can become your family.

    Keshav Bansal sitting at a table in a cafe with a group of friends.
  • Haleemah Alaydi

    I chose Leeds because of my course and the cultural diversity of the city.

    Student Haleemah Alaydi sat with a fellow student in a cafe.