Established in 1966, the prestigious University of Bath is one of the UK’s top 10 universities and has built an international reputation for world-class teaching and research.
The university works hard to fulfil its mission: to inspire, encourage and educate future leaders and innovators. They strive to foster a diverse, welcoming and inclusive culture, where enterprise and innovation is encouraged and students from all backgrounds can fulfil their potential.
There are over 18,500 students studying at the university, over 5,000 of which are postgraduate students. Over 30% of students are international, coming from over 145 countries to receive a world-class, research-inspired education.
The university was awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017 and in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), 87% of the university’s research was classed as ‘4* - world-leading’ and ‘3* - internationally excellent'. The university was ranked 9th in the UK Overall and 12th for Research Quality by the Complete University Guide 2021.
Over 100 taught and 78 research postgraduate degrees are provided - including a number of online degree courses – through the university’s four faculties:
Faculty of Engineering and Design
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Science
School of Management
The university’s contemporary campus, which has benefited from extensive investment over the past 10 years, is located just outside of the UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath, with all its charm history and beauty to enrich students’ study experience.
Home to 5,000 postgraduate students, the University of Bath offers a wide range of taught (both on-campus and distance learning) and Research degree course across Engineering, Science, Humanities & Social Sciences and Management.
Taught postgraduate courses are heavily influenced by the world-leading research that academics and research students alike are actively conducting in one of the university’s many interdisciplinary research institutes.
The university’s postgraduate highly-specialised postgraduate programmes are designed to develop students’ academic knowledge whilst giving them the real-world skills needed by employers. Not only that, the university offers students the chance to expand their skillset beyond the academic field, with language courses and written and verbal communication skills sessions.