Exchange: University of Leeds

The University of Leeds is acclaimed worldwide for the quality of its teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Leeds staff have won prestigious national awards for quality and innovation in teaching. Strong academic areas include the Arts, Business, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Earth and the Environment, Health including Medicine and Dentistry, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Performing Arts, and Social Sciences. Please click here for more information.

The University of Leeds brochure can be found here.

Credit Equivalency: 120 credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Click here

Restricted programs:

– Medicine and Dentistry are restricted. Courses offered by Schools of English, History, Politics, Business, Law, Sociology & Social Policy, and the Foreign Language Teaching Unit may have fewer course options. A portfolio is required to apply for Fine Art and Design courses.

– At Leeds a module can be taught for one semester only, or it can be taught over the full academic year. If you are at Leeds for one semester only, you cannot take modules that run over the full year. The following schools teach the majority of their modules across the full academic year (semester 1&2) so consider your application carefully if you are applying for a single semester and are required to take modules in these subject areas: Chemical and Process Engineering (CAPE) Design (Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing modules) Electronic and Electrical Engineering (ELEC) Languages (ARAB, FREN, GERM, ITAL, SPPO) Law (LAW) Mechanical Engineering (MECH) Fine Art studio modules are only taught in Semester 1 or across the full academic year.

Housing: Housing is guaranteed for nominated exchange students from U of T who submit their housing application by the deadline stipulated by the host institution. Students must follow instructions from the host institution, and specific room types and/or locations may not be guaranteed. Please find more information here.

Please note: Students studying abroad for the fall term will receive their official transcript from Leeds in the summer.


Country(ies): UK (England)
City: Leeds
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Jan), Winter (Jan-Jun), Year-long (Sep-Jun)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award and British Universities Translantic Exchange Association (BUTEX)


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates)