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As a visiting student at York you'll be fully integrated into academic life at a world-class, research-led university.

The School of Natural Sciences is a friendly, stimulating and supportive environment for students studying interdisciplinary science.

Academic requirements

You must have the appropriate academic background to study with us.

Choosing your modules

Please see the list of modules. This list is indicative of the type of module which may be available during your study period. Please note students in Natural Sciences may only follow modules in a particular pathway, and not all modules are available to exchange and visiting students. You will be contacted by the Department during early August or early December (depending on your start date) to discuss your module choices.

Teaching schedule

You can study in our department for the following periods only:

  • Full academic year

Examination and assessment

Assessment is mainly by examination during the Common Examination Periods in January and the Summer Term, alternate assessment is not available.

English language requirements

IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component. For more information see our undergraduate English language requirements.

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Undergraduate modules

Contact us

Dr Glenn Hurst
International Officer
glenn.hurst@york.ac.uk

Alison Thompson
natural-sciences@york.ac.uk

Contact us

Dr Glenn Hurst
International Officer
glenn.hurst@york.ac.uk

Alison Thompson
natural-sciences@york.ac.uk