Bangor University, Wales, UK
Bangor University is based in the small city (25,000) of Bangor, in north Wales. It’s on the coast, between the mountains of Snowdonia National Park, and the Irish sea.
With a dynamic research environment, small class sizes, and an emphasis on employability, Bangor University is a place where ambitious students excel. It is considered to be one of the most attractive study locations in the UK with easy access via public transport to London, Dublin, Liverpool, and Manchester. It was also voted ‘Best UK University setting’ by The Independent.
Excellent Academics; Excellent Quality of Life
Established in 1884, Bangor is ranked in the top 15 UK universities for student satisfaction and has been rated top in Wales for academic support National Student Satisfaction Survey 2016. It excels in academics, voted 2nd for Courses and Lecturers (What Uni Student Awards 2016). Bangor has top rankings and world-class research in a number of fields, including Celtic Studies, Ocean Sciences, and Creative Writing.
Bangor has a vibrant student life, and was voted 1st in the UK for student clubs and societies (What Uni Awards 2017), providing a wide range of options for all interests and pursuits.
Stellar Student Support
The low cost of living, safe atmosphere, student support, and a stunning location all make Bangor a brilliant place to live and study. We have an award-winning dedicated team for International Student support (3rd in the UK for Student Support, What Uni Awards 2016). They can help with everything from visas to finance, travel, housing, and finding work in the UK.
Top in Accommodation
Bangor was voted No.1 in the UK for accommodation (What Uni Awards 2016). The university guarantees a place in modern, single-residence halls, and all of the accommodation is within easy walking distance of the University. There are also many options for private accommodation in the area.