Leeds: The Pride of the North

Leeds is in the centre of the UK and is the third largest city after London and Birmingham.

With great transport connections, an affordable cost of living (around 40% cheaper than London), great shopping, excellent restaurants and a friendly atmosphere, Leeds offers everything you need to have a fantastic English experience!

The Best University Destination in the UK

Every September, tens of thousands of young people from all over the UK excitedly come to Leeds start their university education. With 4 good universities, including the University of Leeds in the world-class Russell Group, Leeds really is a top university destination!

Some of the Best Shopping Outside of London

And much easier to get around! With a compact city centre, you won’t need to take transport to explore the fantastic range of shops in Leeds; designer arcades, vintage boutiques, independent retailers and all major high street chains.

A City of Culture

Leeds has been voted by Condé Nast Traveler magazine Readers’ Awards as the “UK’s favourite city” and “Visitor city of the year” by The Good Britain Guide.