Department receives 97% overall satisfaction in 2018 NSS

Posted on 1 August 2018

Chemistry confirms its place at the top of the Russell Group in National Student Survey results.

This year the Department has received 97% for the 'Overall Satisfaction' area in the 2018 National Student Survey, an even higher result than 2017.

Chemistry at York has placed first in eight out of the nine areas within the Russell Group, including 'Overall Satisfaction', 'Teaching on my course' and Learning Community'.

We've achieved over 90% satisfaction in six of the areas:

  • Teaching on my course (94%)
  • Learning opportunities (94%)
  • Organisation and Management (95%)
  • Learning Resources (93%)
  • Learning Community (90%)
  • Overall Satisfaction (97%)

The Department places a strong emphasis on teaching excellence, and has recently been ranked 3rd in the Guardian University Guide rankings (2019) and 6th in the UK in the Complete University Guide rankings (2019)