Online courses at Leeds
Our online courses are led by top academics at the forefront of their subjects and explore a wide variety of topics.
Research is at the core of our teaching and we draw on the latest discoveries to inform our award-winning courses.
Study with us and join a university with a global reputation. We're ranked in the top 75 in the QS World University Rankings 2024.
Enhance your career with our online degrees and combine your studies with work, wherever you are in the world. You will benefit from the same world-class academic experience as our on-campus courses.
Get specialist skills with degrees such as Engineering Management and Sustainable Business Leadership.
Discover online learning opportunities in high-demand areas.
Explore topics such as fashion, digital design and languages in a professional online learning environment.
Discover online courses informed by world-leading social science research.
Learn flexibly from schools with a global reputation for academic excellence.
Master your favourite topics with flexible study options and fit your learning around your life.
PhD by Distance Learning
Become an expert in a specialist area and gain high-quality research training.
PhD by distance learning allows you to study at a time and place that suits you. With a part-time option available, you'll have the flexibility to gain an advanced degree alongside work and other commitments.
Short online courses
Our short online courses offer you an interactive way to explore subjects you’re passionate about. Most are free, have no entry requirements and can all be completed at a pace that suits you.
Get a taste of undergraduate study.
Enhance your university studies by improving your academic skills.
If you are considering progressing with your studies, these courses will give you a taste of different disciplines at masters level.
Explore high-quality subjects you are passionate about and continue your professional development.
Discover short online courses covering topics of climate change, sustainability and environmental management.
Explore our Click Start courses to help you improve your digital skills and take your first steps in the technology industry.
Online courses blog
Explore a range of helpful articles from our students and staff about the benefits of learning online.
Student profile: Annika Bremicker
I was really impressed by the academics on the program as they are really committed and I would recommend the Environmental Challenges program to friends and colleagues that want to acquire some more knowledge on the subject.