University of Leeds

University Location:

Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

University Type:

Public University

Year Established:


Basic Overview:

The University of Leeds, established in 1904, is one of the largest higher education institutions in the UK with more than 39,000 students including 9,000 international students from over 170 different countries. Leeds is the top 40 most international university in the world (Times Higher Education 2019) and has been welcoming international students for over 100 years with a global network of nearly 270,000 alumni from over 190 countries including 6 Nobel laureates.

Being the top 10 most targeted university by graduate recruiters in the UK (The Graduate Market in 2019, High Fliers Research) and 3rd in the UK for student experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018), Leeds is also one of the most popular universities in the UK to apply to by Indian students.

Part of the prestigious Russell Group and a world top-100 university (QS World University Rankings, 2020) Leeds is renowned globally for the quality of teaching and research. From day one, you will be studying among internationally renowned and inspirational academics working at the forefront of their fields; some will have even written your textbooks. Our research power and the funding this brings means we can invest in the best facilities and attract teaching staff who are actively engaged in pioneering research.

University at a glance

Total International Students:


Size of Campus in acres:


UG/PG Course Ratio:

1 : 1.17

Endowments Value:

Pound 72 Million

No. of Campuses:


Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense:

INR 5.4 Lakh

International Students Website:

World University Ranking – QS 2021


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