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Our research-led teaching means you'll get to hear about the latest discoveries before they reach the text books.
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Our network of support services will help you get the best out of your time with us.
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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.
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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.
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Vlog: Postgraduate life at York – Q&A
Posted by Freyja on 11 August 2020
PhD student Freyja chats about all things postgraduate at York, including the community, city centre and opportunities that you can get involved in.…
Helpful tips on postgraduate fees, funding, and finance
Posted by Katy on 7 August 2020
Hi! I’m Katy and I’m currently doing an MA in English Literary Studies. I have had ups and downs regarding my finances over the…
Managing your postgraduate finances
Posted by Sonam on 5 August 2020
My name is Sonam and I’m currently studying for a PhD in Mechanistic Biology at York. Managing postgraduate finances can be a challenge, so…
Vlog: Ways to connect before arrivals
Posted by Natalya on 29 July 2020
English student Natalya runs through five ways you can connect with the York community before you arrive.…
Vlog: Preparing for Results Day
Posted by Zoe on 29 July 2020
Sociology with Criminology student Zoe runs through her top tips for preparing for Results Day and how to stay calm in the run-up to…
Vlog: Jen’s top tips for Results Day
Posted by Jen on 29 July 2020
Social and Political Sciences student Jen runs through her top tips for Results Day and what to do in the run-up to the big…
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