Lifelong Learning Centre

  • Course Directory

    The Lifelong Learning Centre offers full-time and part-time courses in a wide range of subject areas.


    The Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building
  • Spring into Summer

    We are currently taking registrations for our 2015 Spring into Summer programme of learning-for-pleasure courses and events.


  • 2015 SCUTREA Conference

    We are currently taking registrations for the 2015 Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults, which is being hosted by the Lifelong Learning Centre.


    Weetwood Hall
  • Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies short courses

    The Lifelong Learning Centre runs a range of non-credit bearing short courses in Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies.


    Students in an Islamic Studies seminar
  • Pre-entry information, advice and guidance

    Interested in returning to education? Looking for flexible educational opportunities to fit around your existing commitments? Thinking about your career prospects?


    Sociology and Social Policy Student Josina Maynard

Recent Blog Posts

Former Arabic and Islamic Studies students (left-right) Asim Bashir, Amina Weston, Zaira Mumtaz and Mohammed Yaseen graduating from the University of Leeds in 2011

New Cert HE in Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Building on the success of our Certificate of Higher Education in Arabic and Islamic Studies we are pleased to launch…

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Spring into Summer 2015

Registrations are now open for our fifth annual Spring into Summer programme. This year we have a number of FREE…

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What our students say...

Upcoming Events

We often get feedback that Careers Fairs don’t feel particularly ‘mature-friendly’ – all those glossy posters of smiley young people…

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