The University of Leeds is a world top-100 university (QS World University Rankings 2022) and one of the most prestigious universities in the UK.
Renowned for the quality of their teaching and research, Leeds has over 38,000 students from 170 countries and is a top 5 most targeted university by graduate recruiters in the UK (The Graduate Market in 2022, High Fliers Research).
Located in the heart of a vibrant and student-friendly city, the campus is a mix of modernity and tradition with world-class facilities and an award-winning Leeds University Union.
Biological, Biomedical and Health Sciences
Top 20 in the UK for Biological Sciences (Complete University Guide 2022)
Top 100 university for Life Sciences (Times Higher Education World Rankings by Subject 2020)
Top 15 in the Guardian university league tables 2022 for dentistry
18th in the UK for medicine (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021)
5th in the UK for medical technologies (The Complete University Guide 2022)
Biodiversity and Conservation
Sport and Exercise Medicine
Health Informatics with Data Science
Biopharmaceutical Development (Industrial Placement)
Psychological Approaches to Health
Transport, Environment and Food Science
Top 20 in the world for Geology and Geophysics (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021)
25th in the world for Atmospheric Science (ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021)
2nd in the UK for Agriculture, Forestry and Food (Guardian University Guide 2022)
18th in the world for Transportation Science and Technology (ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021)
4th in the UK for Food Science, Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
Food Science (Food Biotechnology)
Urban Data Science and Analytics
River Basin Management
Transport Planning and the Environment
Sustainability in Transport
Social Sciences, Politics and Law
1st in the UK for childhood and youth studies (The Complete University Guide, 2022)
Top 10 in the UK for education (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2022)
Top 10 in the UK for both law and criminology (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022)
Top 20 in the UK for politics (The Complete University Guide 2022)
Top 40 in the world for development studies (QS World University Rankings, 2021)
Top 10 in the UK for social policy (The Complete University Guide, 2022)
Top 10 in the UK for sociology and social policy (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022)
International Law and Global Governance
Security, Conflict and Justice
International Trade Law
Global Development and Education
Security, Terrorism and Insurgency
Society, Culture and Media
Why the University of Leeds?
Generous £2000, £5000, 50% to full-fee scholarships available for international students
University of Leeds offers one of the widest ranges of programmes in the UK, for a full list of courses available please click here
Students Life At Leeds
International Student Support and Facilities
Over 300 clubs and societies are available via Leeds University Union
The single campus is only a ten-minute walk from Leeds city centre
Dedicated international student support and expert international careers advice, SPARK business start-up service, support with UK Graduate and Start-up visa
Guaranteed accommodation for international students (*who book by 1st July), rated highest for access to and quality of accommodation in all UK participants in International Student Barometer 2021
Excellent academic facilities including modern lecture theatres, latest industry-standard research equipment and laboratories, study spaces and one of the major academic research libraries in the UK.
Our gym and fitness suite is one of the largest of any university in the UK and has the latest equipment, Sky TV, swimming pool, 220+ exercise classes, sports halls and cycle circuit.
" I chose to study in University of Leeds because of its student-friendly atmosphere and my future career goals into research. The University of Leeds has a lot of cutting-edge research in the field of biology and it’s provided me with a foundation for opportunities while studying and for when I graduate."