Established in 1963, the University of York has expanded to over thirty departments and centres, covering a wide range of subjects. York has been welcoming students from all over the world since it was established. International students form an integral part of the community on campus, and currently, just over 20% of the students come from outside the UK.
The University is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK Universities. Its campus is situated in a very safe and beautiful parkland located close to the centre of the historic city of York, recently voted European Tourism City of the year.
The University of York recently ranked top university for International student experience and York was also recently ranked 4th safest city in the UK in the Complete University Guide’s ‘How Safe is your City?’ ranking.