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Recognising our work in providing equality for women in mathematics and science.

It’s official. We’re University of the Year.

Food science and nutrition students in the lab

Postgraduate Open Day

Come to our Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 10 February 2017 to learn more about what Leeds has to offer.

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Graduates top UK employer list

A new report has ranked Leeds graduates as the 5th most sought after by leading UK graduate recruiters.

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Latest news

17th Food Colloids Conference, 8-11 April 2018
This biennial conference will next be held at the University of Leeds in 2018. The main theme will be 'Applications of Soft Matter Concepts'.

For more details visit the conference website ›

Student Izy Hossack wins 2016 YBF award for food sharing

The YBF awards celebrate new and emerging talent in the British food and drinks industry.

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New Food Science and Nutrition Research Scholarships now available

3-year fee + maintenance project scholarships are available for UK, EU and International students. Projects start September 2017.

Application deadline 1st February 2017 ›

Too few school packed lunches meet nutritional standards 

Dr Charlotte Evans has led research which has found that only 1.6% of children's packed lunches are meeting nutritional standards, despite high-profile awareness campaigns. 

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