Find out about tuition fees, funding options and the cost of living in York.

Funding opportunities and tuition fee rates vary depending on where you're from and the course and level you wish to study.

Fees and scholarships

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Got a question about applying to York? Email our friendly International Team for advice and support.

If you've already applied to study at York please use You@York to upload any documents. Please do not email documents to us.

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Opportunities for 2023/24 entry

We update many of our opportunities annually, so some of those listed below may soon become available again for applications.

Collaborative ESRC White Rose Social Sciences DTP (WR DTP) Scholarships

The Economic and Social Research Council White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull and Manchester Metropolitan.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Application deadline: Friday 24 February 2023, 5pm GMT
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

AHRC White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities (WRoCAH) Open Competition Studentships

The Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities Open Competition scholarships suit student-led PhD projects within the AHRC remit of Histories, Cultures and Heritage, Creative and Performing Arts, and Languages and Literature.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) WRoCAH Collaborative Doctoral Awards

A Doctoral Training Partnership of the Universities of York, Leeds and Sheffield. Three awards are available at York, for research students contributing to specified projects.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

Be Exceptional 60th Anniversary scholarships

We award many international scholarships per year, recognising achievement by applying a tuition fee discount.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Application deadline: Monday 12 June 2023, 11.59pm BST
  • Qualification level: Undergraduate
  • Open to: International (including EU) students

Commonwealth Scholarships

The University of York is a host university for the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission. Various opportunities are available throughout the year. The majority of awards are funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research and Postgraduate taught
  • Open to: Students from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize and more (see eligibility)

Postgraduate 60th Anniversary scholarship

We award many international scholarships per year, recognising achievement by applying a tuition fee discount.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate taught
  • Open to: International (including EU) students

Snowdon Masters Scholarship

The Snowdon Trust Masters Scholarship has been designed to identify and accelerate exceptional disabled students through higher education, creating the influencers of the future.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Application deadline: Friday 31 March 2023, 12pm BST
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate taught
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

York Graduate Loyalty Discount

If you've previously studied at the University of York, you could be eligible for a tuition fee discount for postgraduate taught courses.

  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate taught
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

York Scholarships

2023/24 entry

The following scholarships are for 2023/24 entry.

Be Exceptional 60th Anniversary scholarships

The Be Exceptional 60th Anniversary Scholarships offer a £7,500 tuition fee discount in the first year to help high-achieving undergraduate students achieve their goals at the University of York. Details are available on the Be Exceptional 60th Anniversary Scholarships page of the university website.

Postgraduate 60th Anniversary scholarships

York's 60th Anniversary scholarships offer a tuition fee discount of £5,000, £7,500 or £10,000 to high-achieving postgraduate students. Applications from all offer-holders will be automatically considered. Details are available on the Postgraduate 60th Anniversary scholarships page on the university website.

Country-specific funding

You may also be able to access country-specific funding

Visiting students

If you're already studying a degree at another university, you can apply to spend time at York as a visiting student.

Find out about tuition fees for visiting students.

Living costs

Use our living costs guides to plan your budget:

Contact us

Got a question about applying to York? Email our friendly International Team for advice and support.

If you've already applied to study at York please use You@York to upload any documents. Please do not email documents to us.

international@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324 000