Posted on 18 September 2023
Our Deputy Head of Department said: “I'm delighted that the Department of Chemistry has been ranked 7th nationally in the new Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings. This reflects the excellent quality of teaching and research achieved by our Department, which makes it an outstanding environment for students to pursue an undergraduate degree, with access to the very best research opportunities. We are proud to be a Department which strives for excellence in everything we do, alongside our long-standing commitment to equality and inclusion”
The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide uses data on entry standards, student-staff ratios, completion rates, first-class and 2:1 degrees, and graduate prospects. It combines these with measures of research quality, student satisfaction and social inclusion to award each university an overall score, broken down by subject.
The University as a whole has risen two places to rank 15th overall.
In total, 14 subjects at York ranked in the UK top 10:
A further eight subjects ranked in the top 20.