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We are an open and friendly Department, committed to excellence in research and teaching. Our research groups have a ‌national and international reputation for the quality of their work, and the latest Research Assessment Exercise ranked the Department eighth overall in the UK for research quality.


Top ten for 4* world leading research

Posted on Thursday 18 December 2014

REF 2014 ranked University of York’s Department of Education in the top ten in the country for proportion of 4* world leading research.

New education video asks 'can postgraduate research change anything'?

Posted on Wednesday 17 December 2014

The Department of Education has recently completed a video aimed at giving a flavour of postgraduate and research work being carried out.

New PhD in TESOL

Posted on Wednesday 10 December 2014

Our new PhD in TESOL emphasises state-of-the-art second and foreign language research.

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