British conference of Undergraduate research

The University of Leeds is affiliated  to The British Conference of Undergraduate Research (BCUR) which promotes undergraduate research in all disciplines. The Conference meets annually every Spring in a different British university. 

Support available from the University of Leeds

  • Support with your abstract
  • Funding to attend the conference (subject to funding approval)
  • Training sessions to help prepare for the conference
  • Group attendance with peers and staff members 

If you intend on submitting an abstract and would like advice or support please contact Rebecca Shaw 

Leeds Students who presented at BCUR17


Undergraduates of all levels are invited to submit papers, posters, workshops and performances to the Conference. Abstracts are peer-reviewed and those accepted will be invited to attend the conference. Conference fees are usually paid by the student’s own university. BCUR also accepts submissions from students outside of the UK. 

How to get involved

BCUR 2019 will be hosted by The University of South Wales on 15th and 16th April 2019. 

Submissions for abstracts will open in the Autumn of 2018