Open-access, flexible programmes tailored to adult learners who have not studied for some time

Undergraduate Study

An exciting opportunity for flexible, part-time study at the University of York:

  • Study at a world-class university, without the need for any previous qualifications
  • Gain a nationally recognised award which could serve as a passport to advanced level study
  • Return-to-learn in an academically rigorous environment, tailored to the specific needs of adult learners

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A pdf version of our brochure is available here: 2019/20 Brochure - Centre for Lifelong Learning (PDF , 14,883kb).

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With 120 credits you will be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education in Lifelong Learning. This is a qualification in its own right but can also provide the opportunity for further study at University level.

You can also study for a 60-credit University Certificate of Lifelong Learning.

General Information

The following should help, but don't hesitate to contact us with any further questions you have about studying with us.