Welcome to Leeds City College international website.
If you want to continue your education, we are likely to have a course for you. We offer many courses at various levels of study, for people of different ages and backgrounds.
This website is for students who need a Tier 4 Student Visa to study in the UK. Check here to see whether you will need a Tier 4 Student Visa. If you do not need this particular visa, return to the main College website and apply through there.
- Why choose Leeds City College?
We are a publicly-funded Further Education College.
We have UK Border Agency ‘Highly Trusted’ sponsor status.
In 2012, Ofsted reported that our ‘students enjoy College’ and feel very safe.
Social and Personal Development
How Safe do Learners Feel?
Leeds City College was awarded Ofsted Grade One – Outstanding – in both of these areas.
In 2012/13, 74% of our students who applied to Higher Education were offered a place. This is 1% above the national average. Another Russell Group University (York) now features in the top 10 destinations for our students.
- Why choose Leeds?
Student population: 200,000
Shopping, nightlife, art, theatres, stately homes, beautiful outdoors… Leeds has it all. Leeds offers a great mix of art, culture and heritage. The city prides itself on its diversity and multiculturalism, with access to places of worship for all religions.
Leeds has good transport links to the rest of the UK: London can be reached in just over two hours; Manchester is just an hour away; and the beautiful, historic city of York is close-by.
Leeds is the gateway to stunning landscape in the Yorkshire region. Yorkshire is the largest county in the UK and has some incredible scenery, from inspiring mountains and rivers to stunning coastlines.
Sport is central to city life – the famous Headingley Stadium is the nearby home of Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Leeds Rhinos (rugby league) and Leeds Carnegie (rugby union). Elland Road, home of Leeds United Footbal Club, is also in the local area.
For more information about the wealth of attractions and entertainment that Leeds has to offer, visit www.visitleeds.co.uk
Using the menu options on the left, you can find out about each stage of the international student journey. These pages will answer most of your questions. If you’re still unsure about anything after reading our website, you are welcome to contact us.