University of York News

The University of York, founded in 1963, is a public research university located in York, England. Known for its strong emphasis on research and teaching, the university has grown rapidly and now comprises several colleges and departments that facilitate a close-knit community atmosphere, reminiscent of the collegiate system at Oxford and Cambridge. The university is particularly renowned for its programs in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, and it consistently ranks highly for both research impact and student satisfaction in national surveys. York’s attractive campus is situated around a central lake and is near historic York city, combining modern facilities with picturesque surroundings. The university also has a reputation for excellence in research areas such as health economics, medieval studies, and environmental sustainability.