World class facilities

Maurice Keyworth building, Leeds University Business School

The Business School is housed in the impressively renovated 19th century Maurice Keyworth building and the newly refurbished Charles Thackrah building, on the western edge of the University of Leeds campus.

Explore the Business School and campus in our virtual tours.

Maurice Keyworth building

Maurice Keyworth building

Charles Thackrah building

Charles Thackrah building

Western campus

Western campus

Maurice Keyworth

Maurice Keyworth building

  • Large state-of-the-art lecture theatres
  • Seminar rooms
  • Computer clusters
  • Classrooms with the latest interactive learning and teaching technology
  • Modern breakout spaces
  • Contemporary cafe and roof terrace
  • Large boardroom facilities
  • The whole University of Leeds campus has WiFi access for students and staff

Lecture theatres 

Lecture theatre

Lecture theatre

  • Harvard style lecture theatre seats over 200 people
  • Latest audio-visual technology and professional presentation equipment.
  • Our impressive seminar and syndicate rooms provide a less formal environment for group work and meetings and all are equipped with the latest technology

Study areas

Masters students

Private study

  • Study spaces and dedicated computer clusters
  • Networked PCs that link into the University Library and email systems, internet, Microsoft Office software, and the IT help desk 

Collaborative teaching space

Collaborative Teaching Space

Collaborative teaching space

Executive boardroom and trading room

MBA students in boardroom

Executive boardroom

Student in the trading room

Trading room

  • Prestigious boardroom reflects the style and quality of a leading business school
  • Our MBA and executive education programmes are delivered in this space, as well as corporate engagement
  • State-of-the-art trading room allows students to gain a practical understanding of the financial markets and life as a City trader through a virtual trading platform 

Cafes and roof terrace

Students in the Charles Thackrah cafe

Cafe, Charles Thackrah

MBA students on roof terrace

Roof terrace, Maurice Keyworh building

  • Cafe in Maurice Keyworth serving international cuisine all day and coffee bar in Charles Thackrah
  • We also have a roof terrace, an ideal place to relax or study in good weather

The western campus

M&S Archive on the western campus

M&S Archive

Maurice Keyworth from the Charles Thackrah building

Maurice Keyworth from Charles Thackrah

The Western Campus houses the Business School alongside other key buildings:

  • M&S Company Archive 
  • Liberty Building

Facilities on the University of Leeds campus

Parkinson Tower at night

Parkinson Tower at night

The Great Hall

The Great Hall