University of York, York, United Kingdom

York, United Kingdom

  • 1963

  • 20.0%

    International Students
  • 12

    No. of Programs
  • 148

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

Established in 1963, the University of York is situated in York city of England. The campus of this public research university is stretched over about 500 acres of land in the south-east of the city. The University of York is a collegiate university and is divided into nine colleges. Ever since its inclusion, the University of York has powered its way to a persistently high ranking in the country. As per the QS World University Rankings 2019, the university holds the 134th position and 119th position in the Times Higher Education Rankings 2019 out of all the countries around the world. 

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The top-ranked fields that the university caters to are Chemistry, History, English, Architecture and Social Work. 27 departments of the University of York administer more than 250 graduate and undergraduate courses offered by it.

Accomplishments & Alumni 

Since 2012, the university has been a part of the Russell Group of research-intensive British universities. Because of its excellent performance and quality GPA of its research programmes, the university was ranked at the 12th position in the UK and at the 24th position by the Research Excellence Framework. The university’s long list of notable alumni proves its worth in academics. The York Global Alumni Association is a community of friendly and inspiring york alumni. Over 13000 from across 180 countries are a part of this network. Being part of the Association can help a student connect with passionate and dedicated graduates across the world. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Currently, the university has more than 18,500 students pursuing undergraduate as well as postgraduate programmes in a number of different fields. Every year, a number of international students apply to the courses that the University of York offers.


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University of York

Heslington, York YO10 5DD United Kingdom | +44 (0) 1904 322152 |

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