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About the University of York

The University of York has been ranked No.1 in the UK and No.8 internationally in the Times Higher Education world rankings. The University is a member of the Russell Group and has excellent postgraduate research activity at the national and international levels. It has world-class facilities to support its thriving postgraduate study.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

21% Part Time
79% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

13,735 Undergraduate
5,000 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019


School leavers


Mature students

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