DMDP Partner Universities

The University of York

U.K. | York


The University of York is located in the Northeast England, the old city of York. The campus is expanded 81-hectare, approximately 11,000 students study at more than 30 colleges, graduate schools and research centres. The University of York was named University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Award 2010. Since the founding of the University in 1963, York has powered its way to a consistent top ten ranking in the UK and is one of just six post-war universities to appear in the World Top 100.

York is regarded as a leading university for research and teaching both nationally and internationally. The high level of education and beautiful historic city attracts many students.


  • International Relations Program
  • Global IR Program

  • 注1:本ページは2018年10月時点でのおおよその情報であり、変更の可能性があります。
  • 注2:為替レート 1ポンド≒152円
  • 注3:授業料のほかに立命館大学への入学金(30万円)及び両大学での諸経費が発生します。
  • ※学籍上の留学期間:9月26日~翌年9月25日
  • ※留学期間中は立命館への特別在籍料10,000円(1年間)かかります。

  • Note1: Please note that the above information is as of Dec.2018 and subject to change.
  • Note2:Currency exchange rate 1UK pound ≒152yen
  • Note3: Ritsumeikan Admission Fee(300,000yen) and Miscellaneous Fees will apply in addition to tuition.
  • * Official Study Abroad Period:from Sep.26 to Sep.25 in the following year
  • * You have to pay Ritsumeikan University registration fee of 10,000 yen( one year) while you study abroad.

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Application Guideline

Number of Recruit

Around 1

Qualification Requirement(s)

  1. IELTS score of 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each component)
    *IELTS score is required for those applying for a U.K visa.
  2. To have at least a cumulative GPA of 3.25

Degree(s) to be Conferred

Master of Arts (M.A.) in:

  • Applied Human Rights
  • Conflict, Governance and Development
  • International Political Economy
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory
  • Public Administration and Public Policy

Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) in:

  • Master of Public Administration
  • Master of Public Administration - International Development

Credits to be Earned at Host University

180 credits

Transferable Credits

N/A (Any credits earned at RU are not transferred to UY as Master's degree program in UK requires only one year study)

Program and Course Requirements

For the details, please click here.

Tuition & Fees


Students are required to pay UY full published international student tuition to UY.
18,240GBP (2019/2020 data)
Students are required to pay annual fee of 10,000JPY as a continuous enrollment fee to RU while studying at UY.


For the details, please refer to the following website.

Accommodations & Living Costs

UY offers all students a room in the dormitory as long as they meet the application deadline.