We are one of the top Biological Sciences departments in the UK. See below for the latest league rankings and other assessments.
Biological Sciences at York has ranked 6th in the UK for Biological Sciences in the Times Good University Guide 2020.
The Department placed first among surveyed Russell Group universities for 'overall satisfaction' in Biology. We were also first in the Russell Group for 'Teaching on my Course' (Biology and Genetics), 'Academic Support' and ‘Student Voice' (Biology), 'Organisation and Management' (Genetics; Microbiology and Cell Science) and 'Learning Community' (Molecular biology, biophysics and biochemistry). We achieved over 90% satisfaction in five of the assessed areas:
The University of York is a member of the prestigious Russell Group which represents 24 leading UK universities committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.