York, University of

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Global reputation and research excellence

● We are ranked in the world top 100 for Arts and Humanities, Life Sciences and social sciences, and the top 100 for international outlook​ (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018​)

● Eight of the University’s academic departments were ranked in the top five for their subject

Our campus 

● Our beautiful, green, self-contained campus is located just outside York city centre and offers ​world-class teaching and learning spaces​ and an ​excellent environment​ to live and learn.

● York has been ranked as the Best Place to live in Britain by​ The Sunday Times, 2018, and the safest city-based university in England and Wales in the The Complete University Guide 2018.

Study at York 

● Our extensive​ University Library​ is open 24/7 and includes over 1,250 flexible study spaces.

● Our​ online and distance learning courses​ allow you to study flexibly, anywhere in the world.

View our postgraduate courses here

Your career 

● Postgraduate taught students have access to our employer and recruiter networks and​ development and training opportunities

Graduate life 

● We offer an excellent range of​ accommodation​ on or close to campus.

● Our network of​ support services​ provides easy access to help and support.

● Our vibrant,​ student-friendly city​ is renowned for its rich history and heritage.

● The ​Graduate Students’ Association (GSA)​ offers professional, confidential and specialist advice to all postgraduate students. They also run regular social and sporting events, the largest postgraduate welcome week in the UK and a number of postgraduate networks.

Hear from our ​taught postgraduate​ bloggers    

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York Postgraduate Virtual Open Days

Have all your questions answered in one place at our Postgraduate Virtual Open Days, running in February and June 2019. 

● Chat online with our academic staff.

● Watch talks on financing your studies and student life, or a ‘taster’ lecture.

● Speak to our accommodation, admissions and student support teams.

● Talk to current students and applicants in our Student Lounge.

Find out more

Masters Taster Days 

Our on-campus ​Masters Taster Days​ are a great chance to find out about taught masters degrees, chat with current postgraduate student and learn more about the department or centre that you are interested in.

Funding 

There are a range of ​postgraduate awards​ available. We offer scholarships supported through generous donations from​ Alumni​ as well as several ​ departmental scholarships

 

Applying 

Find out how to apply