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About the Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University, based in the city of Leeds was founded in 1824. It has around 2,900 staff and more than 28,000 students. The University also offers 180 plus postgraduate and professional courses. Study areas include Art and Design, Computer Science, Mathematics, Law, Physics and Accounting.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

60% Part Time
40% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

20,050 Undergraduate
3,900 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018


School leavers


Mature students

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