The University of York is a wonderful mixture of nationalities, cultures and faiths. We welcome students from almost 100 countries and as a result our students benefit from a truly international educational experience.
We know that when you are a long way from home, studying in a second language and perhaps experiencing culture shock you might feel in need of some additional support.
We offer a variety of services to our international services, which includes the following:-
See our dedicated International Student Support website for more information.
The University provides English language and study skills support to international students through the Centre for English Language Teaching (CELT).
CELT offers a range of intensive preparation courses, allowing students to choose whether to study for six months, three months, two months or one month before starting their academic programme. Options include:
A range of courses is available to help you improve your English and develop the skills needed for successful study. Some courses are available free to EU and international students.
For further information see the Centre for English Language Teaching (CELT).
York is one of the safest cities in the UK. The University is also proud of its friendly and secure campus environment where students can study, live and socialise with complete peace of mind.
Who to contact
- International Student Support
Student Support Hub, Market Square
Tel: +44 (0)1904 324144
- Office hours: Term time- 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
- Out of term time: 10am-4pm, Monday to Friday