Think York, Think Excellence

Think York

The University of York has an excellent research reputation, established over 50 years by our community of creative scholars. Research excellence defines York; further strengthening and improving our research to be dynamic, inspirational and life-changing in its impact is an absolute priority.

The University of York has been built upon the foundations of visionary philanthropy. Our donors continue to inspire the highest standards of academic discovery, life saving medical research, public outreach and opportunities for hundreds of students every year.

Paul Tyack
Senior Development Manager

York provides a home for some of the best research in the world. We achieve this by:

  • fostering the next generation of talent in our postgraduate research student community
  • adopting an international perspective so that our research is relevant and significant at a global level
  • ensuring that our research has impact beyond academia, by translating our research findings into policy and practice through working with others