Established in 1904, the University of Leeds is a public university located in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. The university is a founding member of Russell Group Universities and the N8 Group for research collaboration, the Association of Commonwealth Universities and the European University Association. The university has 6 Nobel laureates associated with it.
University of Leeds offers over 500 undergraduate and more than 200 postgraduate-degree courses. The university comprises of eight faculties: Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures; Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law; Faculty of Biological Sciences; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Business; Faculty of Environment; Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences and Faculty of Medicine and Health.
The total student population at the university is over 31,700 of which over 23,500 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 17:1 and the acceptance rate is 26%.
The students at University of Leeds University have a range of opportunities, including study abroad, industrial placements and internships. The university also gives students the opportunity to tailor their learning experience by choosing discovery modules.
Leeds has partnered with Study Group to provide International Foundation Year and International Year One Program. These programs provide the student a pathway to progress to the undergraduate degree at the university. The International Foundation Year will prepare international students for an undergraduate degree and the International Year One program prepares the student for the second year of the undergraduate degree at the Leeds University. Once the student completes the program and achieves the specified grades, then the student can enter the chosen undergraduate degree at Leeds.
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Notable Alumni: Piers Sellers (NASA astronaut), Nambaryn Enkhbayar (former President of Mongolia), Thomas Hedley (President of Hedley Media Group), Patrick Allen (award-winning author and teacher), Jennifer Wilby (Director of the Centre for Systems Studies, University of Hull).
University of Leeds Programs
University of Leeds Application Requirements
University of Leeds Cost of studies
International Foundation Year - Business, Law and Social Studies: £15,500
International Foundation Year - Science, Engineering and Computing: £16,600
International Year One - International Relations: £16,450
Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.
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University of Leeds Scholarships
1. Sustainability Masters Scholarships at University of Leeds
The School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, is offering a number of sustainability scholarships worth up to £8,000-£19,000, to international and UK/EU students of outstanding ability, achievement, and potential to undertake a full-time Sustainability Master’s degree program.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
You must first hold an offer (conditional or unconditional) of an academic place on the eligible School of Earth and Environment Masters programs for the academic year commencing September and must be approved by the University as being of international fee status or of UK/EU status when applicable. All applications will be evaluated on a competitive basis. A scholarship award cannot be deferred and will be canceled if not accepted in September.