Welcome to York
Our degree courses at the University of York place you at the heart of current political thinking, research and debate.
Professor Matthew Festenstein
Head of the Department of Politics
I really couldn’t imagine being anywhere else! My degree has allowed me to study a broad range of subjects, from classic British politics and the politics of development, to South African and Indian politics.
Oliver, BA Politics
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Ranked 8th in the UK (REF 2014), our expertise includes:
Our UoY Politics Society has lots of exciting events for you to get involed with.
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