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Leeds Beckett University

Student Carer Bursary & Other Financial Support Info

The Primary Carer Bursary is intended to assist full-time undergraduate students who are the primary carer for a dependant adult while studying. Offers up to a maximum of £1,500 per year of study, it is based on individual circumstances and more info can be found here or email


Student Support – academic and pastoral

Our Student Advice Hub Team are a good starting point for any young carers  to help make sure you have access to and are aware of the support, opportunities and services our University provides.


Student Wellbeing are a Counselling and Mental Health service and provide emotional and mental health support to students.


Leeds Beckett Students’ Union Advice Service provides confidential and independent free help and advice to all students at Leeds Beckett University.
Phone: 0113 812 8400 or email:


Students can also access KOOTH Student which is a free online Counselling & Emotional Wellbeing Support service. The counsellors provide regular counselling sessions, as well as drop-in chats to discuss any difficulties you may be experiencing


Our Disability Advice Team support is available to students with a range of disabilities and long term conditions such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, a mental health condition (e.g. depression, anxiety, etc.), a long term health condition (e.g. epilepsy, IBS, diabetes, etc.), autism, a physical or a sensory condition.


Our Skills for Learning is a collection of resources to support the learning and teaching of academic skills.


Website & named contact

Student Wellbeing or call 0113 8128507

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