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Why Leeds Trinity?

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​You've got the prospectuses. Attended the Open Days. Scoured the websites. Asked millions of questions. And now there's just one question left for you to answer: Which University is the one for you?

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:

Highly employable graduates

We were one of the first universities to embed professional work placements into every undergraduate degree. Whatever you choose to study at Leeds Trinity University, you'll graduate with invaluable professional work experience, employer contacts and references for your CV. It's no coincidence that our graduates are among the most employable in the UK, with 95​% in work or further study six months after graduating. 

Find out more about our Careers and Employability support​ 

Teaching excellence

In 2017, Leeds Trinity was ranked joint 6th out of 119 institutions for the effectiveness of its teaching by the prestigious Guardian University Guide. We’re really 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. 

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.

Learn more about our amazing campus

You're a name, not a number

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 personalised support they need to realise their potential. Don't just take our word for it, though. Listen to Times Higher Education, who shortlisted us in the Outstanding Support for Students category in their 2015 Awards​. 

Read more about our student support and support after graduation​. 
 

Located in Leeds – one of the UK's best student cities

Leeds Trinity University is just a fifteen-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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Satisfied students

We're proud to have satisfied students. The most recent National Student Survey (NSS) results revealed that 81% of our 2016 graduates were satisfied with their course, with many individual courses and departments receiving 100% satisfaction in the wide number of the areas that the NSS measures. We're also ranked second in the UK for student satisfaction with feedback and assessment, according to the 2016 Guardian University Guide.  

World-leading research

Many of our staff are active researchers, contributing to o​ur 4* world-le​ading 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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