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University of York

The University of York is a high-performing, research intensive Russell Group university and one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research. Our focus on teaching and research excellence has resulted in consistently high rankings in the UK and a first-class reputation across the globe. In Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2021), we ranked 16th in the UK and 18th overall in the Complete University Guide 2022.

GREAT Scholarships 2022

The University of York is offering five scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year for students from Nigeria (one), Pakistan (one), Sri Lanka (one) and Turkey (one). All postgraduate taught courses at the University of York are eligible for a scholarship, please see the university website for more details. 

GREAT Scholarships for justice and law 2022

The University of York is offering a justice and law scholarship for the 2022-23 academic year for a student from Ghana, the following postgraduate taught courses only are eligible:

  • LLM Law
  • LLM Art Law
  • LLM International Corporate and Commercial Law
  • LLM International Human Rights Law and Practice
  • LLM Legal and Political Theory
  • MA Applied Human Rights

 The deadline to apply for all scholarships is 30 April 2022.

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University of York

Key subject information

Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the University of York is home to excellent up-to-date facilities, including dedicated postgraduate laboratories. Our range of specialist courses are tailored to prepare you to meet the needs of industry and develop skills to progress in your chosen career.

Economics

The Department of Economics and Related Studies at the University of York is one of the largest economics departments in the UK and was awarded the Athena Swan Bronze Award for commitment to equality and diversity. Our distinctive approach to teaching and learning will challenge you to work creatively and independently, developing your skills to progress in your chosen career. 

Electronic Engineering

The Department of Electronic Engineering at the University of York has been consistently ranked amongst the best electronics departments in the country for teaching quality, and has established world-leading research groups in Electromagnetic Compatibility, Biologically-Inspired Computing, Music Technology, Wireless Communications and Nanotechnology. Our distinctive approach to teaching and learning will challenge you to work creatively and independently, developing your skills to progress in your chosen career.