We're going to make this really simple. We're confident that choosing Leeds Trinity University will be one of the best decisions you'll ever make, and here's why:
87% of our students are satisfied with their course according to the 2018 National Student Survey, which gathers feedback from final-year students about their university experience. This places us joint 23rd out of all UK universities for student satisfaction and 2nd out of all Yorkshire universities, behind only the University of Leeds.
Ask any of our students what makes Leeds Trinity different, and their answer usually centres on one word. Community. For over 50 years, we've been renowned for our amazing sense of community, where every student receives the personal support they need to realise their potential.
Find out why are students are so satisfied
Highly employable graduates
95% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduating, according to the latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey. One of the many reasons for this is the fact that we include professional work placements with every degree. This means that whatever you choose to study at Leeds Trinity University, you'll graduate with invaluable professional work experience, employer contacts and references for your CV.
Learn more about our professional work placements
A reputation for teaching excellence
In 2017, we received a silver award in the Department for Education's Teaching Excellence Framework. We were
ranked joint 6th out of 119 institutions for the effectiveness of our teaching by the prestigious Guardian University Guide, and 6th out of all UK universities for teaching quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.
We're proud of our reputation for teaching excellence, which we believe is down to a blend of theory and vocational practice that ensures our students are prepared for the world of work. Our teaching is employability focused and research-informed, delivered by inspiring lecturers with extensive industry experience.
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Guaranteed accommodation on campus
If you make Leeds Trinity your firm choice, we will guarantee you accommodation on campus. All of our accommodation is on campus and owned by the University, with options to suit a range of preferences and budgets. All our halls have resident mentors – these are current students who live in halls to make sure that you settle in, feel supported and have the best time.
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Located in Leeds - one of the UK's best student cities
Leeds Trinity University is just a 15-minute train ride from the amazing student city of Leeds. Regularly voted one of the UK's best student cities, Leeds has it all – world-renowned culture, a legendary live music scene, great nightlife and some seriously tasty food options. Throw nearly 100,000 students from three universities, an international reputation for learning, and thousands of graduate jobs into the mix, and you'll see why Leeds is the perfect city to start your journey towards a dream career.
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One campus, a world of opportunities
We can't help but brag – our campus is amazing. In a beautiful green location just a short train ride from Leeds city centre, our campus has everything you need for university life on one site – including all our accommodation. Even better, we guarantee all first-year students a room on campus.
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Travel while you study
Our students have amazing opportunities to travel the world as part of their degree, thanks to our Study Abroad Programme. You could spend a full year or semester abroad at one of our partner institutions across the world, earning credits towards your degree while having a life-changing experience. Don’t want to spend a whole year or semester abroad? No problem. We also have plenty of short-term opportunities to study abroad, including summer schools at our partners in Australia and Malaysia, and cultural trips to China, Thailand and Taiwan.
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Many of our staff are active researchers, contributing to our 4* world-leading rating for some of our research outputs in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. We're investing heavily in the development of the next generation of researchers, with a wide range of fully funded PhD studentships on offer each year.
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Our staff and students #LoveLTU
Over the last couple of years, we've been asking what our staff, students and graduates love about their time at Leeds Trinity. There's more to university life than just the academic stuff, so find out what our favourite things are:
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