Leeds Beckett University

Introduction

Why choose Leeds Beckett

With a history stretching back 200 years and ranked in the top 4% of universities worldwide, it is easy to see why Leeds Beckett University is one of the most popular in the UK. More than 28,000 students study a Leeds Beckett University qualification in the UK or overseas. We offer foundation, undergraduate, postgraduate, research and distance learning programmes, with start dates in September and January.

Supporting our students

  • Personal tutors ranked 2nd in the world*
  • 3rd in the UK for Student Wellbeing*
  • Dedicated student advice service for international students
  • Fee discounts recent graduates and those who pay their fees early

Facilities

  • Five-star QS ranking for facilities
  • Our library is open 24/7, 365 days a year
  • Head-turning facilities to help you get the most out of your studies
  • Campus buildings ranked 5th in the UK and 6th in the world*
  • Ranked 4th in the world for both virtual learning and technology*
  • Broadcasting Place was voted the best tall building in the world by a council of global architects

Employability

  • Five-star QS ranking for employability
  • Ranked third in England for graduate employment
  • 96.6% of all our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduating
  • Top ten in the world for employability and work experience*
  • Among the top five universities in the UK for producing graduates who go on to be CEOs
  • Work placements arranged with organisations such as Disney, Samsung, Apple, Nike, BMW and many more

Accommodation

  • Accommodation office ranked 5th in the UK*
  • 11 halls of residence providing more than 4,250 bedrooms
  • Guaranteed accommodation for all international students (applying within booking periods)

Research

  • Research graded ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ in almost all academic disciplines (Research Excellence Framework 2014)

Leeds

  • Britain’s best city for quality of life (2016 Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index)
  • One of the UK’s top shopping destinations with over 1,000 retail outlets in the city centre
  • More than 60,000 university students in the city
  • Home to more than 75 different nationalities
  • Located in the centre of the UK, just over two hours from London by train
  • Leeds is served by Leeds Bradford International Airport, with flights to 70 destinations around the world.

*i-Graduate Student Barometer, Autumn Wave 2016

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

LLM

LLM International Business Law (DL)

Online 24 months January 2019 United Kingdom Leeds UK Online

This course will equip you with specialist knowledge of international law as it relates to commercial activities in a global economy. You will examine the complementary law and business topics that affect international business practice, and you will graduate with an expert legal and business skill set. [+]

Course Details

This course will equip you with specialist knowledge of international law as it relates to commercial activities in a global economy. You will examine the complementary law and business topics that affect international business practice, and you will graduate with an expert legal and business skill set.

Your core modules will focus on public and private international trade law to deepen your critical understanding of the World Trade Organization rules and how countries trade. The expert knowledge you develop of the European Union rules for the development and operation of supranational markets will provide a firm platform for you to explore the legal regulation of free trade throughout the world.... [-]


LLM Master of Laws (DL)

Online Full time Part time September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds

If you have passed the Graduate Diploma in Law, the Legal Practice course, the Bar Vocational Course or the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), you can study this course from anywhere in the world to obtain a masters by writing a dissertation on a specific area of law. [+]

Course details

If you have passed the Graduate Diploma in Law, the Legal Practice course, the Bar Vocational Course or the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), you can study this course from anywhere in the world to obtain a masters by writing a dissertation on a specific area of law.

Training in research methods is provided and you will be in regular contact with your dissertation supervisor. If you aspire to a career teaching law or want to work in a specialized area of law or business, this course will help you gain the relevant expertise.

We offer dissertation supervision in a broad range of legal subjects, including business law, international law, criminal justice, employment law, equalities and discrimination law, EU law, human rights, intellectual property, professional practice and professional ethics. If you are interested in another area, we will be happy to discuss this with you further.... [-]


LLM Master of Laws of England & Wales (GDL) (Distance Learning)

Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

This conversion course provides a route into the legal profession and will help you stand out from the crowd in this highly competitive field. Combining all the core modules required by the relevant professional bodies in law, this course will prepare non-law graduates for the next step towards becoming a solicitor or a barrister. [+]

Course Details

This conversion course provides a route into the legal profession and will help you stand out from the crowd in this highly competitive field. Combining all the core modules required by the relevant professional bodies in law, this course will prepare non-law graduates for the next step towards becoming a solicitor or a barrister.

You will study the foundation elements of legal theory, and your independent research project will give you the opportunity to focus on an area of law that interests you. Taught by experienced tutors, including qualified solicitors and barristers with significant professional expertise in all areas of law, the breadth of knowledge and skills in Leeds Law School will ensure you receive specialist support on a wide variety of topics, from medical negligence to anti-terrorism law.... [-]


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