Thank you for your gifts of time that have helped students and alumni prepare for that vital next step on the career ladder. You have mentored over 800 students via the York Profiles and Mentors website, providing support to students (‘mentees’) who are preparing to start their career

Mentoring can be anything from a few brief email contacts to a long-term coaching relationship. The core of a mentoring relationship is conversation, whether by […]

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In 2018 York launched a major new research centre, the Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC). It is an ambitious research and teaching centre, committeed to improving policy and livelihoods, investing in the future generations of students through innovative teaching programmes and supporting York’s first class research base

The IGDC conducts research that promotes the needs of the most vulnerable groups in society. Through the Centre, York is supporting citizenship for global development […]

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We are committed to supporting the development of new and pioneering approaches to mental health research and student mental health. Our researchers are developing and applying innovative methods to make a difference to mental health care at all levels. From the local York community and the University’s own students and staff, to national and international policy and practice

Through our research we are finding new ways to prevent problems, and identify, treat and support people with mental illness. Working across disciplines and with […]

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Thirst for Success

In the words of one 2016–17 scholarship recipient, “scholarships are more than just another line on a bank statement”. They offer access to opportunity, partial […]

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In Her Words…

Jestina Mukoko works for the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) in the capital city of Harare. Jestina is a Human Rights Defender and former Fellow of […]

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