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York 1st in UK and 8th overall in THE '100 under 50'

Posted on 1 June 2012

York in world top ten of younger universities

The University of York has been ranked eighth in the world and first amongst UK universities in the new Times Higher Education world rankings of universities less than 50 years old.

The rankings used the same 13 performance indicators as the THE World University Rankings, covering all core missions of a modern global university – research, teaching, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

For more information on the Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 rankings, see the Times Higher Education website and the University of York news site.