The University of Leeds is a public research university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It was established in 1874 as the Yorkshire College of Science. It is one of the largest higher education institutions in the UK and part of the Russell Group of leading universities. The University of Leeds is a world top-100 university (QS World University Rankings 2022) and one of the most prestigious universities in the UK. Renowned for the quality of its teaching and research, Leeds welcomes over 38,000 students from 170 countries and one of the widest ranges of degrees in the UK. Famous for Engineering, Business and Marketing related courses.
Leeds is a major city in Yorkshire, northern England, just over two hours from London by train. The city is renowned for sports, music and its cultural attractions, including museums, nightlife and shopping. It has been voted as one of the top three places to shop in the UK by numerous independent surveys and offers a huge range of shops and stores to suit all tastes. Just outside the city lie the impressive and beautiful Yorkshire Dales with their inspiring scenery and a huge selection of outdoor activities and pursuits.