Oguz Kaan Kısa · June 25, 2021
The University of Leeds, founded in 1904, has an international reputation for exceptional teaching and research.
The university's campus is 98 acres and is about one mile from the city center. There are world-class training areas, four libraries, a state-of-the-art fitness center named 'The Edge,' a swimming pool, and a modern performance stage called “stage@leeds” among the campus facilities.
The University of Leeds has one of the largest programs in the United Kingdom and is now listed among the top 100 institutions in the world. According to the Times University Guide, it is one among the top 20 institutions in the United Kingdom.
The University of Leeds is a truly international institution, with over 5,000 foreign students from over 140 countries enrolled. The International Student Office provides information and assistance to assist you in adjusting to life and studies at the University of Leeds. The Leeds Global Community, led by foreign ambassadors from various nations, hosts frequent events for students to get to know other students in similar situations while also connecting you with new people and cultures from across the world.
To assist overseas students, personal advisers are provided to all academic departments.In addition to the Student Advice Center, there are on-campus health facilities including physicians, nurses, and dentists.
Ranked #13 in the Times University Guide 2020
11th in the Guardian University Guide 2020
Ranked #91 in the QS World University Guide 2021
According to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, the University of Leeds has firmly established itself as one of the top 10 research universities in the United Kingdom. More than 80% of the university's research is categorized as "world-leading" or "internationally outstanding." The 2014 International Student Barometer placed the University of Leeds first for teaching quality and second for overall student assistance among Russell Group universities.
The University of Leeds is ranked among the top ten in the following subjects:
- Accountancy and Finance
- Art and Design
- Business and Management
- Chemical Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Modern English
- Mechanical Engineering
Leeds, being one of the UK's major universities, provides facilities to accommodate a variety of needs and budgets. There is a broad range of housing available, ranging from contemporary, purpose-built dorms to mansions transformed into dorms. There are en suite rooms as well as studio flats available at the institution.
All international undergraduate and graduate students who apply by the application deadline are guaranteed university housing for the duration of their studies.
Leeds is a significant city in northern England's Yorkshire area, two hours by rail from London. It is well-known for its cultural hubs, which include sports, music, museums, nightlife, and shopping. It offers a large range of stores to suit all preferences and has been named one of the top three shopping cities in the UK by several independent studies.
The Yorkshire Dales national park, located just outside of the city, is a must-see for its breathtaking landscape and outdoor activities.