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Welcome


"With a heritage dating back to 1874, we have a long history of creating successful graduates who are in leading roles within the events, tourism and hospitality sectors across the globe.

Today we continue our mission to inspire and educate the events, tourism and hospitality leaders of tomorrow so that they can make a positive difference in the world."

Professor Rhodri Thomas
Dean of School

LATEST NEWS

Colleagues who have gone the extra mile in the past year were honoured at this year’s Golden Robes Awards on Thursday 31 May. The awards are collaboratively run by the university and Students' Union.

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LATEST NEWS

A Leeds Beckett academic has taken up a prestigious role within New Zealand’s higher education sector.

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LATEST NEWS

A Leeds Beckett student has kick-started her career after being awarded an internship at the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA).

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A number of our university alumni are lucky enough to be working at the 2018 Commonwealth Games Australia’s Gold Coast between 4-15 April. We caught up with one of our globe-trotting graduates, Hannah Gregory, ahead of the Games....

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World-leading expertise in events management at Leeds Beckett University has been recognised by the sector’s quality standards association.

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megan ellis

“Working with celebrities during my placement year for BBC Haymarket Exhibitions and the Clothes Show Live really made me realise what I wanted to do with my life. I love working with celebrities and I’m really lucky to be dealing with daily, managing their diaries, travel arrangements, event invites and gifting.”

Megan Ellis

BA (Hons) Events Management

Our Academic Centres

Courses are delivered by expert staff from The UK Centre for Events Management and The Centre for Tourism and Hospitality Management. We strive to transform events, tourism and hospitality practice through the education of future leaders and the insights from our research. We encourage critical thinking and a spirit of questioning to address local and global challenges associated with the sectors. These approaches ensure our graduates are highly employable and well-prepared to embark on rewarding careers.

The International Centre for Research in Events, Tourism and Hospitality (ICRETH) produces world-class research. The group to which we belong was ranked second in the UK for research power in the last REF.