Be inspired by brilliant minds and develop your ambitions in our supportive environment.
A York degree is recognised and respected all over the world. As a student here, you’ll study and learn with academics who are active researchers, experts in their field and have a passion for their subjects.
Get a gold-standard education
Experience consistently outstanding teaching recognised by our Gold Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) award.
Learn from our experts
Our research-led teaching means you'll get to hear about the latest discoveries before they reach the text books.
Help if you need it
We know that you work really hard to achieve your goals and we are here to support your journey at York.
Our network of support services will help you get the best out of your time with us.
Thrive in a global community
Meet students from all over the world among our community of over 150 countries on campus.
You'll also have the opportunity to expand your horizons by studying, working or volunteering abroad.
Feel at home
Make friends through our college system which provides an instant social life and a secure, supportive environment.
You'll be part of your college community from day one.
Why our students love York
You don't have to take our word for it, our student bloggers will happily tell you about why they love York.
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