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Overall Rating
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 166 reviews
4.2 / 166 reviews
Based on University Reviews, Course Reviews and Module Reviews
Halls of Residence
4.1 out of 5 stars based on 47 reviews
4.1 / 47 reviews
Location
4.4 out of 5 stars based on 18 reviews
4.4 / 18 reviews
Clubs & Societies
4.6 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
4.6 / 28 reviews
Party Vibe
4.1 out of 5 stars based on 18 reviews
4.1 / 18 reviews
Freshers' Week
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
University of Bangor

Overview

There are lots of reasons to fall in love with Bangor, besides the excellent teaching, world-class research and top-15 student satisfaction. Relax on beautiful beaches, explore stunning mountain trails, or enjoy taking part in some of the student activities on offer. With over 160 free clubs and societies, there’s something for everyone.

Student Stats

Number of students10645
Male : Female43 : 57
Fulltime : Part time82 : 18
UK :International82 : 18

Awards

Top 20 university for Halls of Residence
Top 20 university for Clubs & Societies

Bangor University Reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars based on 166 reviews
4.2 / 166 reviews
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Campus/University buildings
4.3 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Learning facilities
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Sports facilities
4.3 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Student Union
4.1 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Careers service
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Organisation
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 28 reviews
Inclusivity
3.0 out of 5 stars based on 4 reviews
Health and Wellbeing services
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 4 reviews
Support for international students
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
Support and facilities for disabled students
2.8 out of 5 stars based on 4 reviews
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review

Anonymous

13th August 2018
The city of Bangor is very small and therefore all the university buildings are within walking distance from everywhere. The building itself is old but all the rooms are very modern and up to date. The language courses are great at Bangor.
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4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
Sports facilities
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Student Union
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Careers service
3.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
Organisation
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Inclusivity
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Health and wellbeing services
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
Support for international students
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
There is a lot of support for incoming students but also so much for those travelling to another country.
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review

Anonymous

9th August 2018
Brilliant university, very helpful staff, fantastic facilities available. The students union is very helpful and informative, the student support on offer is outstanding and my course is spot on
Campus/University buildings
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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Careers service
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Organisation
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Inclusivity
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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Course review , 14/05/2017

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BA (Hons) Sociology
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
4.0 / 1 review

Sociology at Bangor University is absolutely incredible. The course topics are interesting and in-depth, looking at a variety of differemt aspects, from the original founders of sociology and its theories, all the way to the present where you have class discussions of things in the news, such as Brexit or the US elections, and everything in between.
The staff are all published experts in their fields and are always more than happy to help in any way they can.
Plus, if you aren't a fan of exams then this is the course for you!

Course review , 11/05/2017

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BA (Hons) English Literature
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
4.0 / 1 review

I feel like the information they give you on open days is nothing like the modules you do. This year has been hard and I've struggled with the texts that have been set as they're usually not my thing. However, the support I've received is phenomenal and that is what has motivated me, to see how passionate these lectures are about the stuff they teach it ends up rubbing off on you.

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Course module review - Organismal Diversity, 10/03/2018

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Organismal Diversity
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
4.0 / 1 review

Interesting content, with enthusiastic and easily followed lecturers. Didn't quite all relate to my degree as several other biology based degrees have the same module, so some lectures seemed slightly dull. Assesments by open book online tests where helpful to learn what you need to  know and what the exam questions will be like. The end exam was quite nice, it was multiple choice without negative scoring, so isn't too difficult as long as you study.

Course module review - Principles of Conservation, 11/05/2016

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Principles of Conservation
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review

This module was the one which I have enjoyed the most during my time at the university. The content is set out well to spread the gain of knowledge throughout the year and the unique asessment methods provide oppertunities for students who may not necessarily thrive in exams to shine. Furthermore the practicle side of the course is informative and complete portreying difficult concepts in an easy way.

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4.8 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
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4.7 out of 5 stars based on 3 reviews
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3.7 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
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4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
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4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
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4.1 out of 5 stars based on 48 reviews
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4.1 out of 5 stars based on 59 reviews
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4.4 out of 5 stars based on 21 reviews
4.4 / 21 reviews
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4.4 out of 5 stars based on 20 reviews
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4.3 out of 5 stars based on 20 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Rostra
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
5.0 / 2 reviews
2 Cheerleading
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
3 Archery
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
4 Badminton
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
5 Canoe
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
6 Cricket (Women)
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
7 Guides & Scouts (Bugs)
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
8 Herpetological
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
10 Lgbt+
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 Peep
4.4 out of 5 stars based on 10 reviews
4.4 / 10 reviews
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4.3 out of 5 stars based on 7 reviews
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3.5 out of 5 stars based on 22 reviews
3.5 / 22 reviews
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5.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
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5 Rascals
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
3.8 / 6 reviews
6 Varsity
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.0 / 2 reviews
7 Old Glan Yellow Pub
3.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
3.0 / 1 review
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4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
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Awards

Top 20 university for Halls of Residence
Top 20 university for Clubs & Societies

Location Details

Bangor University
Bangor
LL57 2DG
United Kingdom