York St John University

York St John University is outstanding. We are a high quality, friendly university, known for academic excellence and responsive nature, a strong community spirit and a magnificent campus, based in the centre of the historic city of York.

Recent campus investment of over £100m provides an excellent student experience and a fantastic range of well-located accommodation. York St John awards are distinctive and dynamic. They are designed for students to achieve not only the subject specific skills needed to enter their chosen profession, but also the life and work skills employers are looking for in today’s competitive job market.

Top Reasons to Choose York St John University

    • Shortlisted for THE University of the Year Award 2013
    • York St John was in the Top 10 for student experience in the Times Higher Education Survey 2013
    • Course features include; work placements with industry partners, live project work opportunities, UK and International field trips, visiting lecturers from industry professionals
    • 95.7% of our first degree full-time students are in employment or further training and education within six months of graduation with 70.4% in graduate-level roles (2014)
    • Opportunities to spend one semester or one year studying abroad with one of our partners in Europe, USA, Canada, Japan, Australia and more!
    • Dedicated on-campus careers service offering workshops, seminars, employment and career-planning services
    • Teaching and learning; small class sizes, open access to facilities, resources and work-spaces, open-door policy for academic staff, dedicated support team for academic and non-academic issues
    • The National Student Survey (NSS) 2014 results showed 90% of students stated academic staff are enthused, 88% reported staff are good at explaining, with 87% of students finding staff contactable.