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To the capital...Only two hours to London.
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Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and Edinburgh all nearby.
Or further afield...Great links to Europe.
organisations provided our students with placements in 2017/18
of Leeds Beckett students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course.
Source: National Student Survey 2018
Our Library is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year
Our diverse community is made up of students from 143 countries and territories
We offer more than 150 undergraduate courses
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The percentage of all our graduates in work or further study six months after graduating
Source: Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016-17. Includes all UK undergraduates and postgraduates.
Our history stretches back almost 200 years
We have been given an overall four-star rating by QS, the international higher education benchmarking agency, in its five-star rating system
Annual Festival of Politics & International Relations 2018
please see the programme for free events open to the public
Politics & International Relations Festival 2018
The annual Festival of Politics & International Relations involves a programme of talks, debates, workshops and other events providing opportunities for argument and discussion on a range of social, political and economic issues – contemporary and historical, national and global.
Economic Networks in Football from elite to grassroots of the game
The seminar will explore applications of social network analysis in real life economic data and how the core principles of economic theory should be rejected as they fail to account for social relationships
PIR Seminar- Neoliberal political authority and the challenges of Brexit and Corbynism
Politics and International Relations, School of Social Sciences, Speaker: Dr Christopher Byrne
PsyCen Seminar: Development and feasibility of a toolkit to support mental capacity assessment
Speaker: Dr Mark Jayes, Research Fellow in Communication Disability, Manchester Metropolitan University
ICRETH Assemblies: Practising and researching as a woman in tourism: The good the bad and the (occasionally) ugly
ICRETH assemblies combine seminars offered by guest-speakers with research meetings whereby current developments in our fields are discussed by all academic colleagues.