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University of Leeds

Leeds, GB, Leeds United Kingdom
    • QS World University Rankings
      91
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio10
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students9,207
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty3,385

    + 145 others shortlisted this university

    + 146 others shortlisted this university

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    Ours is one of the largestsingle campus universities in the UK (98 acres) just one mile from the city centre. Leedsis a vibrant city renowned as a centre for arts, sports, leisure, entertainmentand nightlife. With over 200,000 students living within the city boundaries,there is a real student focus, making it an exciting place to live and learn.

    There are a wide range of co-curricularopportunities to take advantage of, from volunteering locally or abroad toperforming in student productions or joining sports teams. Leeds UniversityUnion has over 300 clubs and societies, so students can further their interestsor try something completely new. 

    We have over 2,600 postgraduateresearchers, and 2016-17 we secured research awards totalling £167 million. We have been awarded 26 National TeachingFellowships (given to academics in recognition of their imaginative andinnovative learning and teaching methods). That’s more than any other institutionin England, Northern Ireland and Wales – reflecting the excellence of ourteaching. Interdisciplinary research is promoted through our manyfaculties, research centres and institutes.

    Leeds ispart of the Worldwide Universities Network, which brings together 22 research-intensiveuniversities to collaborate on research, postgraduate degree programmes andcontinuing professional development. There is a thriving study abroad programmefor our undergraduate students and the university has links with over 400 universitiesaround the world.

    In 2017the University achieved a Gold rating in the new Teaching Excellence Framework(TEF), the highest award possible. An independent panel judged that theUniversity delivers “consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomesfor its students, of the highest quality found in the UK.”

    Studentsvoted Leeds in the top three universities in the UK in the 2018 Times HigherEducation Student Experience Survey, scoring particularly highly on theUniversity’s campus environment, facilities and extra-curricular activities.

    Leeds isranked in the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019. Inthe 2017 National Student Survey, 89% of final year Leeds students said theywere either satisfied or very satisfied with the overall quality of theircourse.

    The University’s teaching is research-based and you will betaught and supervised by academic staff who are as passionate about the subjectas you are. Our taught postgraduate courses are informed and constantlyupdated by new research. The level and breadth of expertise available alsoprovides a wide choice of opportunities for interdisciplinary working, for bothtaught and research students. According to the Research Excellence Framework, 2014,we’re a top 10 university for research power in the UK with over 80% of ourresearch receiving the top rating of 4 stars ('world-leading') or 3 stars('internationally excellent').

    As one ofthe largest research-intensive universities in the UK, the University of Leedsengages in world-class research across an exceptionally diverse range ofdisciplines. Join us and you will become part of a community that stimulates,challenges and supports you to deliver research in an environment that suitsyou. 

    About

    Ours is one of the largestsingle campus universities in the UK (98 acres) just one mile from the city centre. Leedsis a vibrant city renowned as a centre for arts, sports, leisure, entertainmentand nightlife. With over 200,000 students living within the city boundaries,there is a real student focus, making it an exciting place to live and learn.

    There are a wide range of co-curricularopportunities to take advantage of, from volunteering locally or abroad toperforming in student productions or joining sports teams. Leeds UniversityUnion has over 300 clubs and societies, so students can further their interestsor try something completely new. 

    We have over 2,600 postgraduateresearchers, and 2016-17 we secured research awards totalling £167 million. We have been awarded 26 National TeachingFellowships (given to academics in recognition of their imaginative andinnovative learning and teaching methods). That’s more than any other institutionin England, Northern Ireland and Wales – reflecting the excellence of ourteaching. Interdisciplinary research is promoted through our manyfaculties, research centres and institutes.

    Leeds ispart of the Worldwide Universities Network, which brings together 22 research-intensiveuniversities to collaborate on research, postgraduate degree programmes andcontinuing professional development. There is a thriving study abroad programmefor our undergraduate students and the university has links with over 400 universitiesaround the world.

    In 2017the University achieved a Gold rating in the new Teaching Excellence Framework(TEF), the highest award possible. An independent panel judged that theUniversity delivers “consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomesfor its students, of the highest quality found in the UK.”

    Studentsvoted Leeds in the top three universities in the UK in the 2018 Times HigherEducation Student Experience Survey, scoring particularly highly on theUniversity’s campus environment, facilities and extra-curricular activities.

    Leeds isranked in the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019. Inthe 2017 National Student Survey, 89% of final year Leeds students said theywere either satisfied or very satisfied with the overall quality of theircourse.

    The University’s teaching is research-based and you will betaught and supervised by academic staff who are as passionate about the subjectas you are. Our taught postgraduate courses are informed and constantlyupdated by new research. The level and breadth of expertise available alsoprovides a wide choice of opportunities for interdisciplinary working, for bothtaught and research students. According to the Research Excellence Framework, 2014,we’re a top 10 university for research power in the UK with over 80% of ourresearch receiving the top rating of 4 stars ('world-leading') or 3 stars('internationally excellent').

    As one ofthe largest research-intensive universities in the UK, the University of Leedsengages in world-class research across an exceptionally diverse range ofdisciplines. Join us and you will become part of a community that stimulates,challenges and supports you to deliver research in an environment that suitsyou. 

    University highlights

    University of Leeds is one of the top Public universities in Leeds, United Kingdom. It is ranked #91 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #94
    • 2013
      #=97
    • 2014
      #97
    • 2015
      #=87
    • 2016
      #93
    • 2018
      #101
    • 2019
      #=93
    • 2020
      #93
    • 2021
      #91

    Ranking criteria

    61.2
    Overall
    70.6
    Academic Reputation
    78.1
    Employer Reputation
    46
    Faculty Student Ratio
    36.7
    Citations per Faculty
    84.7
    International Faculty Ratio
    81.3
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    32,738

    23%
    77%

    International students
    9,207

    55%
    45%

    Total faculty staff
    3,385

    1080
    2305

    Total students
    32,738

    23%
    77%

    International students
    9,207

    55%
    45%

    Total faculty staff
    3,385

    2305
    1080

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.

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