More Than a Degree
Since its inception 175 years ago York St John has delivered
high-quality professionally-relevant programmes; commencing from
our foundations in teacher training through the broadening of our
curriculum in the mid-1970s and our continued developments
Our latest data shows 96% of graduates are in
work or further study within six months of graduation; a record
that surpasses the majority of other universities in the United
York St John University is committed to
developing the best opportunities for our students and, working
directly with employers, we proactively build partnerships with
industry to ensure that our programmes of study meet
21st Century employers’ needs and create the global
graduates of the future.
We aim to ensure that our students are
equipped with the skills and knowledge that they need to pursue the
career of their choice.
At our city centre campus, students are
encouraged to seize the many opportunities that being at university
provides, such as sports and other clubs, mentoring, volunteering,
studying a language, and working as a researcher. In addition YSJU
offers a vibrant overseas exchange programme with students
broadening their skills and experience in all corners of the globe.
Plus our Jobs & Careers team service can offer students a
variety of work experience placements and internships.
York St John University is a great place to
build a successful career and offers our students more than a
degree helping them to achieve their career goals.
For details of opportunities to work with our
students please contact Zoe Wilde, External Engagement
Co-ordinator, T: 01904 876603 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org