Leeds: The Pride of the North

Welcome to the “London of the North”. The UK’s beautiful 3rd largest city is a great alternative to the capital, and about 40% cheaper. International students are a respected and important part of Leeds’ society; you will soon feel like a local. Nobody is a foreigner in our friendly city!

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.