University of York

Bright minds like yours can thrive at York – one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.

Five reasons to choose York

  1. Be inspired by our experts
    We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group which represents 24 leading UK universities committed to the highest standards in teaching and research. Our courses are designed by world‐leading academics who are active researchers who bring their innovative discoveries to the teaching and supervision that you’ll receive.

  2. Join a world-leading university
    We’re in the top 50 in the world for Arts and Humanities and top 100 in the world for Life Sciences and Social Sciences in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018.Our teaching excellence has also been recognised by the Times Higher Education Europe Teaching Rankings 2018 — we’re ranked =9th.

  3. Develop your career prospects
    From our excellent employer and recruiter networks to specialist careers support and training opportunities — we’ll help you make the most of your investment in postgraduate study and support you in your global job search.

  4. Study in outstanding spaces

You’ll benefit from an exceptional learning environment, with access to specialist teaching and research facilities. Our 24/7 library includes 1,500 study spaces, in quiet areas or social learning spaces, and some are exclusively for postgraduates.

  1. Get the best of both worlds

York offers both a city experience and a green campus university, combined with a lively graduate community. Our cultural and contemporary city was named the best place to live in Britain by The Sunday Times 2018. We’re also one of only a few UK universities to have an independent student-led organisation specifically for postgraduates — our Graduate Students’ Association.

Study with us

We offer a range of postgraduate taught courses including Masters, research degrees and a growing portfolio of online and distance learning courses. Study with us and you’ll deepen your subject knowledge and develop the sought-after skills to excel in your chosen career.

Funding and scholarships

We offer a range of scholarships to UK, EU and international students. These include University and subject-specific awards and scholarships funded by generous donations from our alumni. Details of all our scholarships are available online:

If you’ve completed an undergraduate degree at York you could be eligible for a 10% tuition fee discount for your postgraduate taught course.

Come and meet us

There are lots of ways to meet us online, on campus and at a study fair near you.

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Administrative Contacts & How To Apply

Find out more

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+44 (0) 1904 324000

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Funding Information

Please see our website for how to apply:
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