UNIVERSITY OF YORK

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UNIVERSITY OF YORK

Founded on principles of excellence, equality and opportunity for all, the University of York opened in 1963 with just 230 students. Since then we have become one of the world’s leading universities, carving out a reputation as an academic powerhouse where a clear focus on excellence has secured national and international recognition alongside longer established institutions.

A member of the elite Russell Group of universities, we are a dynamic, research-intensive university committed to the development of life-saving discoveries and new technologies to tackle some of the most pressing global challenges.

In recent years we have won five prestigious Times Higher Education Awards:

2015: Best Development and Alumni Relations team
131st in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2015-2016


York is a five-times winner of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for research in the following departments and centres:
  • Department of Archaeology
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Centre for Health Economics (CHE)
  • Centre for Novel Agricultural Products (CNAP)
  • Social Policy Research Unit (SPRU)

 

103rd in the QS World University Rankings 2015
Ten top 100 departments in the QS World University Rankings by subject 2016

EGYPT

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

If you have completed the Secondary Education Certificate you will need to take an additional course before being able to apply for an undergraduate course at York. This could be A levels, the International Baccalaureate or a recognised foundation course.

POSTGRADUATE COURSES

For a postgraduate taught course such as a masters, you would normally need a bachelors degree from a recognised institution.

Typically you would need at least the equivalent to a UK upper second class honours degree, however some courses will accept lower second class honours degrees. Actual requirements will vary by course.

  • A score of 3.0 out of 4.0 or 75% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1
  • A score of 3.0 out of 4.0 or 75% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

INDIA

UNDERGRADUATE

Typical offers for Standard XII (awarded by a recognised Board of Higher Secondary Education) are an overall average score ranging between 80% to 85%, with specific subject grades required for certain courses.

Good A level and International Baccalaureate grades are also accepted. Actual grades required will vary by course.

Other post school qualifications may also be considered for entry to York on a case by case basis.

POSTGRADUATE

For a postgraduate taught course such as a masters, you would normally need a bachelors degree from a recognised institution.

Typically you would need at least the equivalent to a UK upper second class honours degree, however some courses will accept lower second class honours degrees. Actual requirements will vary by course.

  • A score of 60% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1
  • A score of 50% is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

We take into account universities who mark more rigorously, eg University of Delhi, where we usually accept 55% or higher.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

UNDERGRADUATE

If you’re leaving high school or an institute in the United Arab Emirates with the Thanawiyah or Tawjihiyya you will need to take an additional course before being able to apply for an undergraduate course at York. This could be A levels, the International Baccalaureate or a recognised foundation course.

POSTGRADUATE

For a postgraduate taught course such as a masters, you would normally need a bachelors degree from a recognised institution.

Typically you would need at least the equivalent to a UK upper second class honours degree, however some courses will accept lower second class honours degrees. Actual requirements will vary by course.

  • A score of 80% or 3.1 out of 4.0 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1
  • A score of 75% or 2.6 out of 4.0 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT

  • IELTS : 6.5 with min of 6.0 in each component
  • GCSE ENGLISH: Grade C
  • IGCSE English : Grade C
  • IB English: English A or 5 in English B
  • Indian Board : 75%

York Fees

TUITION FEES 2018-19

Foundation Certificate:

  • Business, Law, Social Science
  • £14,950
  • Science, Engineering
  • £16,250

COURSES

  • Biomedical Sciences
  • £20,910
  • Chemistry
  • £20,910
  • Computer Science
  • £20,910
  • Economics and Related Studies
  • £16,620
  • Electronics
  • £20,910
  • Environment
  • £20,910
  • History
  • £16,620
  • Language and Linguistic Science
  • £16,620
  • Law
  • £16,620
  • Management
  • £16,620
  • Medicine (Hull York Medical School)
  • Medicine (Hull York Medical School):
  • Natural Sciences
  • £20,910
  • Philosophy
  • £16,620
  • Physics
  • £20,910
  • Politics, Economics and Philosophy
  • £16,620
  • Psychology
  • £20,910
  • Social and Political Science
  • £16,620
  • Social Policy and Social Work
  • £16,620
  • Sociology
  • £16,620
  • Theatre, Film and Television
  • £16,620

NOTE: The fees are indicative. Please check the university website www.york.ac.uk for specific information.

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