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Bath Spa University is a great choice for those seeking to combine high quality tuition with a unique lived experience. The university has a 150 year heritage of delivering outstanding higher education, and is based in the magnificent World Heritage city of Bath, where students experience ancient Roman heritage alongside Georgian elegance and contemporary city living.

The university’s specialist facilities include brand new buildings, well-equipped libraries and state-of-the-art technology. Its three campuses around the city contain purpose-built facilities which play host to creative communities of students from all over the globe, mentored by expert tutors and with excellent research facilities in which students may fully immerse in their studies. Postgraduate students in particular benefit from smaller class sizes and the resources needed to explore their subject area more rigorously and in more detail.

Bath Spa has earned a reputation as a creative and innovative university, and these attributes are ingrained in their teaching ethos. Students are encouraged to push themselves academically, while expanding their worldview and embracing new challenges and opportunities.

Students enjoy access to the university’s network of industry partnerships and professional associates, and will find many options for gaining insights and work placement opportunities while studying. A postgraduate degree from Bath Spa University is an asset in the pursuit of competitive employment or further academic study.

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A postgraduate degree from Bath Spa University is an asset in the pursuit of competitive employment or further academic study.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

44% Part Time
56% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

5,995 Undergraduate
1,670 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019


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Postgraduate open day

Our next postgraduate Open Day will be held online on 10 March 2021, 17:00 - 19:30 (GMT).

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