Why online learning?
Online learning is often regarded as the most flexible learning option available, allowing you to fit your studies around your life and career.
That’s why, at the University of Leeds, we offer five unique 100% online postgraduate courses, supplying a world-class learning journey for all our students.
The academic experience matches the quality of our on-campus courses, and you’ll get access to interactive and engaging features including videos and subject-specific electronic journals.
The benefits of online learning
Here are just some of the top reasons why many career-driven professionals choose to study online with the University of Leeds. You can…
Learn when and where it suits you around your other commitments.
Select from one of our six entry points throughout the year.
Pay your fees in manageable instalments.
Network with professionals across the world.
Enjoy the support of dedicated advisors.
Study through our specialised learning platform, Minerva.
Meet Minerva, our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
A great alternative to on-campus learning, Minerva is our virtual learning environment (VLE) that enables and empowers students to learn fully online while interacting with tutors and peers. Our award-winning technology comes with a wide range of in-built and integrated tools for interactive learning, assessment and grading.
The benefits of studying via Minerva
The easy-to-use-system means you don’t have to stress about submitting assignments or keeping up with the latest module content. Instead, you can focus on your learning to ensure you succeed. Here’s what Minerva can do for you…
Learn more about the VLE
Minerva has been designed by a team of experts to ensure your online learning experience is of the highest quality and prepares you for success, both academically and professionally. Before you start learning, you’ll enrol on a Pathways to Success induction module where you’ll get an introduction to studying online and a toolkit on how to use Minerva.
If you have any questions, you’ll have access to support via your Student Success Team, an IT Help Desk, and in an A to Z Minerva student guide.