The University of Leeds houses the EPSRC National facility for Innovative Robotic Systems with aim of physically creating robots of the future. It leads the EPSRC Grand Challenge ‘Balancing the impact of City infrastructure engineering on natural systems using robots’ that aims for Zero disruption from street works by 2050. Robots from the University of Leeds explored the Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt and discovered writing hidden for thousands of years.
Leeds is based in the heart of Yorkshire – a perfect mix of city and countryside life, with 3 national parks on its doorstep.
By Train: Leeds station connects us with all major UK cities and has a fast and efficient London service.
By Air: Leeds is served by two major airports: Leeds Bradford and Manchester. Regular flights are available from a huge number of European and International cities. Leeds Bradford airport is approximately 8 miles away from the University, with a bus service or inexpensive taxi to the city.