York Chemistry 2nd in Guardian University League Table

Posted on 16 May 2017

Chemistry at York have moved to 2nd place in The Guardian University League Table 2018.

York Chemistry 2nd in Guardian University League Table

The Guardian scored departments for satisfaction with teaching, the course and feedback, student-to-staff ratio, spend per student, average entry tariff, value added and career prospects after six months of leaving the course.

Out of 53 chemistry departments, York was ranked in an outstanding 2nd place, up two places from last year. York gained high scores across all areas with an overall score of 96.6% and 87.1% for feedback satisfaction; the highest of all of departments.

"It is fantastic to see the Department recognised in this way, which reflects so well on our staff and their commitment to delivering a first-class experience for our students.”
Professor Duncan Bruce, Head of Department

York Chemistry also recently retained their 4th place in the 2018 Complete University Guide for teaching and research.

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To see The Guardian University League Table 2018, visit https://www.theguardian.com/education/ng-interactive/2017/may/16/university-league-tables-2018