Based in the thriving city of Leeds, our university is one of the most popular in the country. With over 29,000 students and 3,000 staff, we are a people business and our contribution to the region and beyond is significant. We value our students’ dreams and goals; our university is committed to preparing them for the world of work in the best possible way.
Our values, which are the principles that guide the way we do things, are that we should be:
Inspiring – Creative – Purposeful – Professional – Enterprising – Respectful
The Carnegie Faculty
The Carnegie Faculty offers practical courses in events, entertainment, teacher education, education, childhood, tourism, sports, hospitality and languages. The Faculty is home to centres of excellence in tourism and events as well as the Carnegie Research Institute, which are recognised for their world-class teaching and research.
The Languages School
Languages at Leeds Met is a specialist centre for teaching and research in modern languages, English as a foreign language, lesser-taught languages and language teacher development. Established in 1995 we serve internal, local, national and international markets through the provision of high quality applied language teaching, teacher development, research and consultancy work.
We offer the ideal combination of a small, friendly language centre with all the facilities and benefits of one of Britain’s most popular universities. Our full time teaching provision includes undergraduate degrees in languages with professional studies and postgraduate degrees for language teachers, authors, and publishers – and we also offer flexible part-time language degrees (IPOS), which you can design to meet your language AND lifestyle needs with one of our specialist tutors.
Our part-time language courses provide over 1,000 local students with the opportunity to study a wide range of languages from beginner to advanced level.