Speed dating leeds university

Leeds now found itself in an educational union with close social cousins from Manchester and Liverpool.

Unlike Owens College, the Leeds campus of the Victoria University had never barred women from its courses.

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Speed dating leeds university

When classics, modern literature and history went on offer a few years later, the Yorkshire College of Science became simply the Yorkshire College.

In 1884, the Yorkshire College absorbed the Leeds School of Medicine and subsequently joined the federal Victoria University (established at Manchester in 1880) on 3 November 1887.

the Worldwide Universities Network, the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the European University Association, the White Rose University Consortium, the Santander Network and CDIO and is also affiliated to the Universities UK.

The Leeds University Business School hold the 'Triple Crown' accreditations from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS, placing them in the top 1% of business schools globally.

In December 2004, financial pressures forced the university's governing body (the Council) to decide to close the Bretton campus.

Activities at Bretton were moved to the main university campus in the summer of 2007 (allowing all Bretton-based students to complete their studies there).

There was substantial opposition to the closure by the Bretton students.

The university's other satellite site, Manygates in Wakefield, also closed, but Lifelong Learning and Healthcare programmes are continuing on a new site next to Wakefield College.

The university has 31,790 students, the seventh largest university in the UK (out of 166).

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