Leeds Beckett University offers students a wide range of opportunities to engage in extracurricular activities. Among these are the various clubs and societies that cater to different interests and hobbies. Joining a club or society is an excellent way to meet new people, gain new skills and enhance your overall university experience.
Your Choice of Leeds Beckett Clubs and Societies
There are currently just under 70 different clubs and societies at Leeds Beckett University, covering a wide range of interests from sports, music and arts, to academic and cultural groups. The societies are run by the students themselves and give you the chance to pursue your passions and interests, explore new opportunities and develop new skills.
- Sports – Sports clubs are popular at Leeds Beckett University and include cycling, climbing, motorsport and even an eSports club. There are also more niche sports clubs such as the Putting Balls in Holes club and the Shake It Up dance society.
- Music – Music enthusiasts can join the Music Theatre club, the DJ Society and the Kpop Society, among others. These clubs and societies are open to musicians of all skill levels and to those who simply enjoy listening to music.
- Art – Students who are interested in arts can join the BAME Creatives Society, the Filmmaking Society and the Fashion Society, all of which organise workshops, exhibitions, and events.
- Academic Subjects – There are various societies based on academic subjects too. The Law Society, for instance, organizes events such as mooting competitions, guest lectures and career fairs. The Leeds Business Society organizes talks and workshop, often with interesting guest speakers.
In addition to the societies mentioned above, there are also cultural societies that celebrate different nationalities and cultures, including the African Caribbean Society and the Indian Subcontinent Society.
Once you have decided which societies you would like to join, it is a good idea to start looking for somewhere decent to live as well. One of the easiest ways to do this is to get in touch with the team at HOP and let us know exactly what you are looking for.
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