More Than a Degree
York St John University is committed to developing the best
opportunities for our students and has invested in a new
Directorate that supports student employability and
enterprise. 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.
95.7% of our graduates last year were in employment or full-time
study 6 months after graduating. We are committed to ensuring that
our students are equipped with the skills and knowledge that they
need to pursue the career of their choice.
Our Employability and Enterprise teams have a prestigious track
record of connecting our students with leading businesses across
the globe, providing tailored opportunities to develop their
skills, gain experience and be employment-ready. 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.
York St John University is a great place to build a successful
career through offering our students more than a degree to achieve
their career goals is growing every year.