University of Leeds

University of Leeds Ranking

country rank: 12
world rank: 127

University Overview

The University of Leeds world ranking was founded in 1904 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Leeds (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Yorkshire and the Humber. The University of Leeds world ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Leeds provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 116-year-old UK higher-education school has a rigorous admissions criteria based on previous academic performance and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services at the University of Leeds.

University of Leeds Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Leeds
Founded 1904 Origins date back to 1831
Motto Et Augebitur Scientia And Knowledge Will Be Increased
Colours Green, black, red and beige

University Location

Address Woodhouse Lane Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom
Tel +44 (113) 243 1751
Fax +44 (113) 244 3923

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Woodhouse Lane Leeds LS2 9JT (113) 343 3999 (113) 343 2336

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) European University Association (EUA) N8 Research Partnership Russell Group Universities UK Worldwide Universities Network (WUN)

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