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Research and Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

90% of the Business School's submitted research deemed as either 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' overall

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The University of Leeds is committed to working across disciplines to help tackle global challenges

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Research degrees

Research degrees

As a Leeds University Business School postgraduate researcher you will contribute fully to the advancement of knowledge within the Business School. In return, we will encourage you to undertake research training, help you publish your findings, and give you the support you need to complete your dissertation or thesis. You will study your research degree in one of our six departments:

Researching with us

As a postgraduate researcher you will be an integral part of our research community. You will be supported on your research journey by supervisors, research centres and the Graduate School office.


of our research is judged as ‘world-leading’

or ‘internationally excellent’. Research Excellence Framework 2021

Our research

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Research topics

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Training and development

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Define your research area

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Dr Nousheen Zakaria
Student | PhD
"My experience at Leeds was great! I made so many friends, organised events, represented Doctoral students at various committees as well as teaching and studying for my PhD has helped me be where I am. Leeds is a home away from home for me."

Studying with us

At Leeds, we aim to inspire you with a cutting-edge curriculum, delivered by academic experts who have a wealth of professional and research experience.

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Ranked 86th in the top 100 universities

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