The University is ranked 8th in the UK for research quality in UK (Guardian League Table)

Research governance

Research governance refers to:

  • the structures in place for decision-making and accountability in relation to the direction and management of research at the University; and
  • the framework of policies, procedures and codes of practice which apply to research.

Committees

The University’s research activity is overseen by the University Research Committee, which advises the Senate and the Senior Management Group on strategy, sets internal policy, and monitors the research performance of the institution. 

Research Integrity and Ethics

Sets out the University’s framework for high quality and robust practice across the full research process.

Research strategy

  • Research strategy
    outlines strategic goals to improve research at the University of York

All policies and codes of practice

Lists the primary policies, procedures and codes of practice which apply to research