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UCAS code: L23

The University, established in 1904, is one of the largest higher education institutions in the UK. We are renowned globally for the quality of our teaching and research. Our strategy sets a blueprint for a values-driven university. One that harnesses its expertise in research and education to help shape a better future for humanity, working through collaboration to tackle inequalities, achieve societal impact and drive change.
Source: University of Leeds website

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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.

Creative

64%

MED

Political

66%

HIGH

Varied union activities

82%

HIGH

Sporty

73%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

84%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 98% HIGH
Average graduate salary £22k MED
Student satisfaction score 76% MED

Number of students

36,840

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

74%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

1%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

41%

of students are male

Young / Mature

9%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

18%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

733 comments (187 students)
    • Accommodation

      We started because we had heard some other people were, it was relatively easy as luckily the area is very big so there isn't...

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      2018, 1st year, European Union Politics

      Accommodation

      We started because we had heard some other people were, it was relatively easy as luckily the area is very big so there isn't too much competition for houses

      2018, 1st year, European Union Politics

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    • Accommodation

      Much better than I expected, I did not get my first choice. The halls i’m In must be the best for my uni and i’m so glad i’m There

      2018, 1st year, Applied Physics

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    • Accommodation

      It was difficult to find good houses left within budget as lots were already taken

      2018, 1st year, Clinical Dentistry

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    • Scholarship

      DSA very easy to apply for but not clear how much allowance I get for paper and ink

      2018, 1st year, Clinical Dentistry

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    • Accommodation

      Halls are relatively new so good quality, bit small for my liking but right next to my department building

      2018, 1st year, Computer Science Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accommodation

      House visiting was a chore to do but no difficulties

      2018, 1st year, Computer Science Not Elsewhere Classified

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