Leeds is home to three major universities; University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett and Leeds Trinity University, as well as Leeds Innovation Centre, all of which offer extensive conferencing facilities, in addition to access to leading professors and lecturers.
- University of Leeds is a Russell Group University and every three years hosts the Leeds International Piano Competition – The Universities spectacular Great Hall, which dates back to 1874, is the events main performance venue
- The University of Leeds is one of the city’s major residential conference venues, regularly hosting conferences with more than 1,200 delegates
- All three university's offer conference delegates the opportunity to make use of the state of the art leisure and sporting facilities available on each campus
- Leeds Trinity University is located just two miles away from Leeds Bradford International Airport in an attractive 40 acre rural setting. There is a 300-seater newly refurbished auditorium with adjacent exhibition space of 500 sqm.
- Award winning chefs and fine dining facilities available
- Large scale lecture theatres available – capacity of 880 achievable at University of Leeds
- Bedstock of 6,690 available between all 3 universities