Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
University of Leeds
Our wide range of research-informed courses encompass undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research degree programmes, as well as online and professional development courses at the fields of Education, Politics and International Studies, Law and Sociology.



The School of Education offers a BA in Childhood Studies and a BA in English, Language and Education. These interdisciplinary degrees are designed for both school-leavers and mature students.

The School of Politics and International Studies has a considerable reputation for the quality of its teaching and the innovative character of its degree programmes.

School of Law offer qualifying law degrees (LLB schemes) and undergraduate BA degrees.

Whether you are interested in pursing a PhD, a taught MA, a postgraduate diploma or a professional qualification, our schools offer flexible schemes on a lively campus in a friendly Yorkshire city.


School of Education

  • Our research includes human rights and citizenship, language education, lifelong learning, and mathematics and science education.
School of Politics and International Studies
  • Our research is focused on international relations and security, global justice and development, leadership, parties and institutions, and political theory and democratisation.
School of Sociology and Social Policy
  • Our main research areas cover disability, ethnicity and racism, family life and generations, care and employment, gender and sexuality, and social theory, policy and methods.
School of Law
  • Our research focuses around business law and practice, criminal justice, law & social justice, and law & emerging technologies.


We also have an activities resource centre, an advice centre, and an employment service in our union building.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)


Library services

As most of our facilities are on site, you will have easy access to our library and computer facilities, as well as our campus convenience shops, gift and clothes shops, bookshop, bars, cafes, clubs and restaurant.

Student Life

Campus life

Our campus allows you to relax and study in a peaceful environment, free from the immediate stresses of busy commercial streets and traffic noise.

A fifteen minute walk from the centre of Leeds, our grounds cover ninety-eight largely pedestrianised acres. Boasting a wonderful mix of architectural styles, our campus has mature trees and green space that is just perfect for summer book reading or sipping a coffee in the sun.

Sports facilities

Our sports centre and fitness studio, both located on campus, provide you with the opportunity to pursue your favourite sport, or simply keep fit and well.

Leeds, England, United Kingdom