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York St John University

York | Yorkshire and Humberside

Creative City Campus Rural

Ucas code: Y75

York St John University is the place to explore new possibilities, find yourself and shape your future. Our city-centre campus provides the perfect mix of old and new, where state-of-the-art facilities meet the rich heritage of York. Voted the best place to live by The Sunday Times and abundant with culture and nightlife, there is no better place than York to spend your student years. Accessible academics are ready to share their expertise and passion with you, helping you develop new ways of thinking, push boundaries and explore the biggest challenges facing our world today. Every course offers a professional placement, helping to build a network and open doors to new opportunities. Be part of a community who cares; from working with mental health service users from the local community to delivering theatre workshops in prisons we give our students the opportunities to give back to the city we are proud to call home.
Source:York St. John Students' Union

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Average graduate salary £20k MED
% of graduates in work or further study 97% HIGH
Student satisfaction score 79% MED

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