A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to enhancing our position as one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.
Our Research Strategy 2015-20 describes how we nurture research success at the University. Explore some of the many highlights of our research through the themes and stories below.
Children in care in Scotland can wait years to be adopted, a study led by the universities of York and Stirling has found.
Scientists have discovered that moths may play a much broader role as plant pollinators than previously suspected.
The number of young people admitted to hospital for cannabis-related mental health problems has risen by 54%, according to a new report involving researchers from the University of York.
Scientists at the University of York are to test the neurological and cardiovascular impact of watching aquatic animals.
Our commitment to gender equality has been recognised with a bronze institutional award and 11 departmental awards from Athena SWAN.