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Hear directly from our students about a range of topics: why they chose York, what they love about their courses, their experiences of industry placements, and general tips for student life at York.
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How York’s careers service helped me find my dream job
Posted by Gary
Hi, I’m Gary and I’m from Hong Kong. I had the privilege of studying at the University of York from 2006 to 2009, where…
Choosing Economics at York: societies and internships
Posted by Daian
Hello! I’m Daian. I started studying Economics at York in 2020, just a few months after the pandemic led the world to a standstill…
The lowdown on PPE extracurriculars at York
Posted by Izzy
So, you’ve decided to study PPE at the University of York? Excellent choice! But what about everything that happens outside of the classroom? I’m…
My experiences as a PPE student – studying and socialising!
Posted by Michael
Hey, my name is Michael, and I’m a 3rd-Year Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) student in Vanbrugh College. Studying PPE has allowed me to…
Hear from our graduates
Our graduates have gone on to work in a wide range of sectors, including banking, the Big Four accounting firms, the civil service and multinational corporations such as Amazon.