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History at York in top 10!

Posted on 27 April 2016

We are proud to announce our ranking in the 2017 Complete University Guide

The 2017 Complete University Guide has placed York in the top 10 UK history departments.

The guide, which takes data from National Student Survey, the Research Excellence Framework (REF), and the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) looks at entry standards, student satisfaction, research quality, and graduate prospects.

These findings are backed up by other measures of success - we were ranked 2nd for the quality, significance and impact of our research in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF), the most authoritative assessment of research quality in the UK, and are in the top 50 history departments in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016.