University of York




The University of York is a large, well-renowned University located in the City of York, England. The University was founded in 1963, since then it has steadily grown, now offering a wide range of courses. The motto of the University translates as ‘on the threshold of wisdom’. There are approximately 17,000 students who study at the University, including a 4000-strong contingent of Postgraduate students. The city of York is well-known to be a popular location for students.



UniEel 2019 Rankings: 20th/70

Complete University Guide 2019: 21st/131

The Guardian Rankings 2019: 12th/121

QS UK Rankings 2019: 21st/76



Total Students: 17,000

Male/Female Split: 42/58

UK/EUR/INT Split: 80/5/15

Graduate Prospects: 81%

Student/Staff Ratio: 7:3

Student Satisfaction Rate: 84%



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