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University of Leeds

Leeds | Yorkshire and Humberside

Diverse local nightlife Varied union activities Political City Campus

Ucas code: L23

Studying at the University of Leeds and becoming a member of Leeds University Union will provide you with an experience like no other. The campus nestled in the heart of Leeds is a hive of activity from world-class research to inspirational academic lectures and exceptional Union events. We have more than 300 clubs and societies for sports, dance, media, politics and volunteering.
Source:Leeds University Union

What students say about this university

Dialog 1417 comments (363 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Political

65%

HIGH

Sporty

72%

MED

Varied union activities

86%

HIGH

Diverse local nightlife

84%

HIGH

Creative

64%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 97% HIGH
Average graduate salary £20.9k MED
Student score 83% HIGH

Overall student satisfaction

89%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

31,790

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

74%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

10%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

61%

of students are female

Young / Mature

10%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

21%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

92%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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League table rankings

Here's where this university ranks in the three main league tables (where available), which are calculated using a combination of stats that they each weight in different ways. They’re a handy guide but don’t offer the full picture – just because a university is top (or bottom) of the league tables doesn’t mean it is (or isn’t) the right choice for you.

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Where it's located

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