Admissions policy

We are committed to excellence in admissions and aim to provide a professional and fair service for applicants.

We aim to select students who have the ability and motivation to benefit from the course they intend to follow and who will make a contribution to university life. We will not treat you less favourably on the grounds of:

  • age
  • race
  • colour
  • nationality
  • ethnic origin
  • faith
  • disability
  • HIV status
  • sexual orientation
  • gender
  • marital or parental status
  • political belief
  • social or economic class

For more information, you can download our admissions policy: Admissions Policy 2021 (PDF , 298kb)

For more information about how we use evidence of English language in our Admissions Policy, you can view our English Language Code of Practice: Admissions Policy English Language Code of Practice (PDF , 46kb)

Contact us

Got a question about applying to York? Email our friendly Admissions 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.

Postgraduate Admissions

pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 322142

Contact us

Got a question about applying to York? Email our friendly Admissions 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.

Postgraduate Admissions

pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 322142