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Postgraduate Open Day

The Postgraduate Open Day provides an opportunity for you to view our state-of-the-art facilities, and talk to our staff and current students about the range of exciting postgraduate programmes we have on offer.

Register for the event

Please ensure you complete the online registration form to register for the Postgraduate Open Day.

Help with travel costs

To help you towards your travel costs to the Postgraduate Open Day the Department will reimburse prospective students up to £50.  

If you are attending the event please print and complete the following two forms and bring them will you to the event so that we can arrange for reimbursement to you.  If you are travelling by public transport you will be required to submit travel receipts along with the expenses claim form.  If you are travelling by car please take a note of the number of miles you have travelled for the return journey, for inclusion in the claim form.

Visitor and student expense claim form (MS Excel , 49kb)  Bank details visitors (PDF , 303kb)

How to get here

Getting to York is easy. We have great rail links and easy access to major road networks.

Our main campus is in the south-east of York, within walking distance or a short bus ride from the city centre. 

The Department of Computer Science is based on Campus East.

Maps and directions


Time           Activity  Venue
1.15-1.30pm                                      Registration  Computer Science reception
1.30-1.45pm  Welcome and overview of the Department, Professor Richard Paige, Deputy Head of Department (Research) CSE 102

Research in the Department, Professor Richard Paige

CSE 102
 2.00-2.30pm Postgraduate Taught Opportunities in Computer Science, Iain Bate, Chair of the Masters Committee CSE 102
 2.00-2.30pm Postgraduate Research Opportunities in Computer Science, Dr Fiona Polack, Chair of Research Studies Committee CSE 103
2.30-3.00pm Refreshments and informal chat with staff and current students CSE 102/103
3.00-3.45pm        Tour of Computer Science facilities Starting from CSE 102/103
3.45-4.00pm Travel reimbursement and close Computer Science reception

Our programmes

Further details on the Department's postgraduate taught and research programmes.

Apply now for one of our programmes

Find out how to apply for a taught Masters course or a research degree at York, and discover what happens after you've applied.

Scholarships for Taught Masters Courses

Find out about the Department's Postgraduate Taught Excellence Scholarships

Why study Computer Science at York?

  • State-of-the-art facilities, open 24/7
  • Ranked 7th overall in the UK, and 5th for impact, in the latest Research Excellence Framework (RAE)
  • In the RAE 90 per cent of the Department's research activity was rated as 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'
  • Postgraduate Taught Excellence Scholarships
  • Excellent employability prospects
  • York city is regularly voted as one of the best places to live in the UK