Joining the University of Leeds is your chance to be part of a university that is a force for change. We have been at the forefront of research for over 100 years and the knowledge we have created in that time has real impact on global society.
We have a student population of 30,000 from 141 countries, and remain popular with applicants. They are drawn by the excellent standards for teaching and research and the chance to live in Leeds itself. We are one of the largest single campus universities in the UK (98 acres) just one mile from the city centre. Degrees from the University of Leeds are well respected by employers and universities worldwide. We are in the top 10 universities for research according to the latest Research Assessment Exercise and in the top 100 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2013).
A large, student-friendly, dynamic city, Leeds is a great place to study and live with plenty of opportunities for going out and having fun. There's also some impressive civic architecture and it's the regional centre for enjoying the arts. We have an active student union, with an award-winning student newspaper, TV and radio station.