University of Leeds
The University of Leeds is one of the world's Top 100 universities, part of the Russell Group of leading UK universities and named The Times University of the Year 2017.
Established in 1904, the University of Leeds is one of the UK's largest higher education institutions, with a strong academic and research heritage.The strength of the University's academic expertise is combined with an unrivalled breadth of disciplines to provide a wealth of opportunities, and has real impact on the world in cultural, economic and societal ways.
Combine this with a campus in the heart of the vibrant city of Leeds to create an exciting student experience for national and international students alike. The University of Leeds is consistently ranked in the Top 10 in the UK for quality of student experience (THE 2011- 2015), and first amongst participating Russell Group universities for international student satisfaction with learning experience (IBS, 2014).
The University of Leeds contributes £1.3bn per annum to the UK economy and has contract research projects with 160 business partners worth £48.7m. The University holds a significant IP portfolio of over 500 patents and has six AIM listed companies, more than any other UK university.