Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University, formerly Leeds Metropolitan University, is a modern professional university with ambition.

Committed to success, innovation and enterprise

Based in the vibrant city of Leeds, the biggest financial district outside London, its vision is to be acknowledged for its commitment to student success, innovation and enterprise, global reach, and strong local impact.

Leeds Beckett’s aspiration is to help create great graduates, exceptional employees, dynamic citizens and enterprising leaders and it work closely with employers and partners to ensure that its graduates are ready for work, ready for life, and ready to seize the opportunities that lie ahead.

Wide-ranging values

Leeds Beckett’s values, which are the principles that guide the way it do things, are that it should be:

  • Inspiring
  • Creative
  • Purposeful
  • Professional
  • Enterprising
  • Respectful

Awards to boast of

A big business in its own right, Leeds Beckett has around 2,900 staff and more than 28,000 students from almost 100 countries around the world; it contributes an estimated £450 million to the regional economy every year. It is the only university in the UK to hold both the Customer Service Excellence award and the Investors in People Gold standard. 

Find out more about studying at Leeds Beckett University.