Join a community of nearly 4,000 postgraduate students at a research-intensive Russell Group university.
Whether you're studying for a Masters or a research degree, you'll be taught by, and work with, staff who are at the forefront of their fields and who are committed to extending these developments to others through their teaching.
Our postgraduate courses are broadly split into three groups. Find out about the different qualification options:
We're committed to strengthening our position as one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.
As a postgraduate student at York, you'll be encouraged to be a driving force behind our research programme, which aims to tackle the grand scientific, social and environmental challenges of our time.
We have a thriving postgraduate community at York. Find out how you can make the most of your campus and city life.
Join a diverse global community among our students and staff from over 170 countries.
Live and study in a beautiful city, regularly voted one of the best places to live in the UK.
We have over 1,000 rooms for postgraduates including options for families and couples.
You'll be supported from the moment you arrive, with access to a number of social groups to help you meet like-minded people.
Find out how we support our research community of over 2,000 students.
The Graduate Students' Association provides support, advice and social opportunities for postgraduate students.
The Mature Students' Association provides a network for students over the age of 21.
At York, you'll receive expert advice, training and support to help you stand out from the crowd. From learning a language, to developing your entrepreneurial skills, we provide a range of opportunities that will help you shape a successful career.
We'll help you to develop your professional skills to get ahead in your career.
You'll have access to specialist resources to support your skills development and career planning.
You'll be able to gain an international experience on a study or research exchange at one of our elite partner universities.
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