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University of York 

The University of York is a leading public research higher education the University of England. It is a Collegiate University. The University works on the vision of On the Threshold of Wisdom. There are more than 19,000 students enrolled in the different programs and courses of the University of which more than 14,000 are undergraduates and more than 5,000 are postgraduates. Students can visit the official website of the University to more about it https://www.york.ac.uk/

University of York History

University of York's history started in 1617 when James first presented the first petition for the establishment of the University. In the year 1963, the University was founded with more than 200 undergraduates and 14 postgraduates’ programs in different fields. There are ten colleges under the University. 

The University of York Programs, Courses, and Schools 

University of York programs are divided into many different departments that include –

  • Department of Archaeology
  • Department of Biology 
  • Department of Chemistry 
  • Department of English and Related Literature 
  • Department of Health Sciences 
  • Department of History of Art 
  • Department of Mathematics 

University of York undergraduate courses include –

  • Accounting, Business Finance, and Management 
  • Actuarial Science 
  • Applied Social Science 
  • Archaeology 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biology 
  • Biomedical Sciences 
  • Business and Management 
  • Computer Science 
  • Criminology 
  • Ecology 
  • Economics and Finance 
  • Education  
  • Engineering 

To know more about University of York undergraduate courses, click here undergraduate/courses

University of York graduate programs are in the field include –

  • Bioarchaeology 
  • Cyber Security 
  • Economics 
  • Finance 
  • Health Economics 
  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Geography 
  • Mathematics 
  • Physics 
  • Psychology in Education 
  • Electronic Engineering 

To know more about University of York graduate programs, click here postgraduate/courses

University of York Achievements

  • It ranked 18 in the nation by Complete. 
  • It ranked 18 in the nation by Guardian. 
  • It ranked 151 in the world by QS. 
  • It ranked 169 in the world by THE. 
  • It got the gold title from the Teaching Excellence Framework. 

University of York USP 

The University offers hundreds of different courses and programs. It is famous for its program in economics, education, history, politics, mathematics, and many others. It is also known for its inventive teaching approach. The University and its academic programs have accreditation under EUA, N8, Sutton 13, Russell Group, White Rose University, Consortium, Universities UK, and Worldwide Universities Network.

University of York Notable Alumni

University of York notable alumni include –

  • Anibal Cavaco Silva (Former President of Portugal)
  • Helen Dunmore (Poet)
  • Andrea Barber (Actress)
  • Tanya Byron (Chancellor of Edge Hill University)
  • Greg Dyke (Journalist0
  • Helen Blau (Biologist)
  • Christopher Dye (Epidemiologist)
  • Daron Acemoglu (Economist)
  • James Callis (Actor)
  • Edward Acton (University Teacher)
  • Phil Lester (YouTuber)
  • Leroy Cronin (Chemist)

University of York Infrastructure and Services

University of York Campus

University of York campus is divided into ten different colleges and departments. The main campus has two main areas: Campus East and Campus West. Most of the science departments have their building. The Central Hall is at the health of the campus. There are many auditoriums and concert halls for the big events and performances. The Raymond Burton Library, Heslington Hall, and Science Park are some other important structures on campus. 

University of York Library

University of York library is filled with a great volume of books, e-books, databases, journals, and rare book materials. It has proper study spaces with computer facilities. Students can also do group studies. The library offers services including photocopying, scanning, borrowing, and online access to the resources. The help desk is always there to help students with their academic research. 

University of York Housing Services 

University of York housing services are offered by the ten colleges on campus. Students can choose a shared, suite, or private room for themselves. The residences also have dining facilities where students can get healthy meals and snacks. The housing cost is different for each residence, it is starting from 99 euros to 208 euros per week. All the residences are close to academic buildings, shopping complexes, and local markets. Students can visit the link to know more about University of York housing, here accommodation

 University of York Medical Services 

The University provides the healthcare and medical services by the doctors, and specialists present on campus. Students get primary to special health care benefits there. The York NHS care center is always there in the time of any emergency. Students can access the medicine and pharmacy facilities. Most of the health services are free of cost for all international students.  

University of York Student Clubs  

Some famous student clubs of the University include –

  • Aikido 
  • ABACUS 
  • Alcuin Sport 
  • Archery 
  • Athletics and Running Club 
  • Barbell 
  • Boat Club 
  • Canoe Polo 
  • Concert Band 
  • Constantine Sport 

University of York Location 

Where Exactly 

University of York location is at Heslington, York YO10 5DD, in the United Kingdom. 

Different Campuses Location  

University of York campus is at Heslington, York YO10 5DD, in the United Kingdom.

Top Landmarks, Top Companies, & Top Airports Nearby  

  • National Railway Museum 
  • York Minster 
  • Shambles 
  • Inner Space Stations
  • York Maze 
  • Chakra Therapy Rooms 
  • Fudge Kitchen York 
  • The Rose Window 
  • York Castle Museum 
  • The York Army Museum 
  • York Minster Tower Climb 
  • Manchester Airport 

University of York International Students Information 

The University of York Courses Offered

University of York courses are in the field include –

  • Accounting, Business Finance, and Management 
  • Actuarial Science 
  • Applied Social Science 
  • Archaeology 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biology 
  • Biomedical Sciences 
  • Business and Management 
  • Computer Science 
  • Criminology 
  • Ecology 
  • Economics and Finance 
  • Education  
  • Cyber Security 
  • Economics 
  • Finance 
  • Health Economics 
  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Geography 
  • Mathematics 
  • Physics 
  • Psychology in Education 
  • Electronic Engineering 

University of York Student Support  

Students get support from the University team throughout the student journey. The team offers advice, guidance, and administrative support to all the students on-campus. The team believes in connecting campus communities that’s why it organizes many cultural and academic events. They support students in different matters including academic, health, career, accommodation, job, and many others. 

University of York Visas & Immigration Support 

University of York international students need to apply for a Tier-4 visa if they want to live and study in the country. First students need to get the admission confirmation letter from the University. The international student team support students with their visa-related matters. Students can apply for a visa at the UK embassy or consulate. 

University of York International Student Contact 

University of York international students can contact the international student team at +416-736-5177 or email [email protected]

University of York Student Life 

University of York Student Society 

 Some famous students societies of the University include –

  • Art History Society 
  • Arab Society 
  • Archaeology Society 
  • Art Society 
  • Animal Crossing Society 
  • Anime and Manga Society 
  • Album Society 
  • Amicus Society 
  • Albanian Society 
  • Actuarial Society 

University of York Sports & Fitness

 University of York sports facilities are as follows –

  • Swimming Pool 
  • Personal Training 
  • Football Pitches 
  • 120 Station Gym 
  • Fitness Classes 
  • 3G Pitches 
  • Health Suite 
  • 400m Athletics Track 
  • Sports Hall and Arena 
  • Squash Court 

University of York Health & Wellness

University takes care of the physical, mental, emotional, social, and psychological well-being of the students. The counseling center helps students in maintaining a calm and composed mind during their student life. There are numerous activities available for students including dance, yoga, meditation, sports, and other recreational activities. These activities balance the student’s life of the students. 

University of York Residential Life 

Residential life is one of the essential and exciting parts of every student's life. The University of York has filled with many things that make the student residential life more happening. Students get a luxurious living space in the residences. The residences have many facilities including community lounges, a gym, a fitness center, and a park where students can spend their best time. Students can also visit the nearby attractions, pubs, and clubs as the nightlife of the city is also vibrant. 

University of York Food & Drinks 

  • Cookies 
  • Courtyard
  • D-Bar 
  • Derwent Café 
  • Library’s Fairhurst Kitchen 
  • Galleria Restaurant
  • The Glasshouse 
  • Hub Café 
  • The Kitchen at Alcuin 
  • Library Café 
  • The Link 
  • Piazza Restaurant 
  • Vanbrugh Arms 

University of York Short Term Getaways, Weekend Getaways

  • National Railway Museum 
  • York Minster 
  • Shambles 
  • Inner Space Stations
  • York Maze 
  • Chakra Therapy Rooms 
  • Fudge Kitchen York 
  • The Rose Window 
  • York Castle Museum 
  • The York Army Museum 
  • York Minster Tower Climb

University of York Part-Time Jobs 

The University of York allows its students to do part-time jobs and internships while studying. These opportunities offer chances of meeting new people, build new skills, and explore knowledge. It provides students with a real-time working experience. Students can also earn some money from it to maintain their study expenses. The career services department help students in finding the right opportunity for themselves. 

Student Safety at the University of York 

Crime Around the Area

The area has a low crime rate and incidents. Students are safe and secure in and around the campus. The University takes care of the security of all its campus community. The campus community also takes care of each other. The Security Centre keenly observes the activities on-campus through the CCTV footage. The University also provides a SafeZone App for the personal security of the students. 

Good Safety Score 

York is a safe city for all its residents. It receives a very low rate of crime. The UK is also counted as one of the safest countries in the world. 

University of York Famous Courses 

  • Accounting, Business Finance, and Management 
  • Actuarial Science 
  • Applied Social Science 
  • Archaeology 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biology 
  • Biomedical Sciences 
  • Business and Management 
  • Computer Science 
  • Criminology 
  • Ecology 
  • Economics and Finance 
  • Education  
  • Cyber Security 
  • Economics 
  • Finance 
  • Health Economics 
  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Geography 
  • Mathematics 
  • Physics 
  • Psychology in Education 
  • Electronic Engineering

University of York Campus Recruitment 

Process – The careers and placements take care of the placement and career-related matters of the students. Students can gain valuable experiences and great job opportunities in the career fairs and placement events on-campus. Students get selected for a job only after fulfilling the requirements of that job vacancy. There are many other ways including online job portals, where students can find a job on their own.

Famous companies that recruit directly from the University of York 

  • Tech First 
  • Frontline 
  • Unlocked 
  • PWC 
  • NHS Digital 
  • Nestle 
  • EY 
  • FDM 
  • IBM 
  • Network Rail 
  1. Median Earnings 5 Years After Graduation – $104,000
  2. Median Earnings 3 Years After Graduation – $81,000
  3. Employed 3 Years After Graduation – More than 94%
  4. Employed 12 Months After Graduation – 94%

University of York Brochures and Application 

Students can directly apply through the link, here postgraduate/apply

Download the University brochures, here undergraduate/prospectus

University of York Application Requirements

Bachelors 

  • Online Application Form 
  • School Marksheets 
  • Residence Proof 
  • Personal Statement 
  • Letter of Recommendations 
  • English Proficiency Test 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • PTE (61)
  • TOEFL (87)

Masters 

  • Online Application Form 
  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • CV/Resume 
  • Required Written Work 
  • Personal Statement 
  • English Proficiency Test Score 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • PTE (61)
  • TOEFL (87)

University of York Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

University of York Application Requirements

3.5
GPA
37
IB
85
Percentage

IELTS score requirements

A strong proficiency in the English language is essential for admission into universities in United Kingdom. To be able to get a successful admission in University of York in United Kingdom students need to complete IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5.

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University of York Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: £16,620
Masters: £16,620

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

University of York Deadlines

Bachelors: January 15
Masters: January 15

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of York Rankings

Global

260
US News
162
QS
201 -300
Shanghai
169
Times Higher Education
134
Guardian
152
GTU Rank

Regional

United Kingdom
27
US News
22
QS
27 -34
Shanghai
16
Times Higher Education
20
Guardian

Regional

Europe
111
US News
47
Times Higher Education
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