At Leeds Arts University we are careful to balance our expenditure around staffing, facilities and other resources to ensure our students get the highest quality art and design education. Below are some key facts and figures on where we invest our income.

Over the 2016-17 academic year:

  • 78% of income was from tuition fees
  • Over 32% of students were eligible for bursaries and fee waivers
  • Over £515,000 was spent on bursaries and hardship funds
  • Over £215,000 was spent on fee waivers
  • £357,000 was spent on maintenance
  • 54% of income was spent on staffing
  • Over £4million was spent on new buildings, IT equipment and resource equipment

Over the last five years Leeds Arts University:

  • Spent £2.7million on maintenance
  • Spent over £1.7million on bursaries and scholarships
  • Spent over £1.7million on fee waivers
  • New equipment, resources and investment in new building totalled over £5.5 million

Over the 2016-17 academic year