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4.2 out of 5 stars based on 244 reviews
4.2 / 244 reviews
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Halls of Residence
3.9 out of 5 stars based on 56 reviews
3.9 / 56 reviews
Location
4.4 out of 5 stars based on 39 reviews
4.4 / 39 reviews
Clubs & Societies
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 20 reviews
4.5 / 20 reviews
Party Vibe
3.6 out of 5 stars based on 39 reviews
3.6 / 39 reviews
Freshers' Week
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
Bath University

Overview

At Bath we are known for excellence in teaching and research, a superb student experience, and providing outstanding preparation for the workplace. Bath is a top five UK university (Guardian University Guide 2018) and ranked Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

Ranked 6th for graduate employment after six months in the Guardian University Guide 2018, 86% of our graduates move into top level jobs.

Student Stats

Number of students15155
Male : Female55 : 45
Fulltime : Part time84 : 16
UK :International70 : 30

Awards

Top 20 university

The University of Bath Reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars based on 244 reviews
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Campus/University buildings
4.1 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Learning facilities
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Sports facilities
4.7 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Student Union
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Careers service
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Organisation
3.9 out of 5 stars based on 42 reviews
Inclusivity
3.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
Health and Wellbeing services
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
Support for international students
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
Support and facilities for disabled students
2.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
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4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review

Anonymous

20th July 2018
The university's student union has something for everyone; sports clubs, societies and language lessons to name a few. Each sport society has a committee that is peer-elected to represent their members and strives to improve the experience for all. The SU also organises loads of careers fairs that are available to both second year students ahead of their year in industry and final year students as they are graduating. The support offered to these students during a crucial part of their life is fantastic! The library is 5 floors but often it is hard to get a seat but the university is working hard to amend this by announcing study spaces in other parts of the university.
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There is a doctors' surgery on campus available to all who register.
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4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review

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4th July 2018
The facilities are great, especially the university gym. The library is very accessible and communal and there is also a second library in town for second and third years off campus. Lectures are well organised and many lectures are available online which helps students keep up during busier periods. My course would have been better if there were more modules updated to relate more to the real world.
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Course review , 31/05/2017

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BA (Hons) Modern Languages and European Studies (Spanish and ab initio Russian)
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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My degree has not only allowed my to improve my language skills, it has allowed me to gain great historical and political knowledge of Europe. The first year was really enjoyable. The Russian course was very intense but rewarding with very many contact hours. Spanish recapped A level and expanded on existing knowledge. However, European studies was by far the most enjoyable part of the week. Lectures and seminars about the history of Europe really interested me. The second year (my current year) is much harder.

Course review , 30/05/2017

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BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
4.0 / 1 review

It is a well balanced course. The student are able to choose their modules according to their interest. We have about 15h of lectures a week, many students have additional labs.
There are good and bad lecturers but tutors are very helpful and a lot of support is given.

Course review , 30/05/2017

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FDS Sport (Sports Performance)
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
4.0 / 1 review

Sports Performance is the perfect degree for anyone who wants to study a sports science course and still have the time to train full time along side studying as a student athlete. The course contains all the components of a worthwhile BSc while appreciating that studying students are additionally full time athletes, providing support. The course starts with 2 foundation years, with the final 3rd year acting as a top up from a foundation degree to a full BSc.

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Course module review - Modern Methods of Researching Neurodegeneration, 23/03/2017

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Modern Methods of Researching Neurodegeneration
2.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
2.0 / 1 review

Overall I would not recommend this module for final year/masters students. The module is a seminar based unit-50% of your grade is for a presentation, 40% for an essay, and 10% for participation in discussions. 

For the presentations, groups were often given conflicting information on what was expected from our presentation. Some were told that "Modern" in the unit title meant we should only (or largely) be discussing research from the last 3 year, whilst others were told that some research hasn't been continued for several years, so others could be used. 

Course module review - Introduction to Quantum Physics, 14/02/2017

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Introduction to Quantum Physics
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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Quantum physics is an extremely mathematical unit with some hard concepts to grasp. There are a lot of derivations and not everything follows the usual laws of physics! Having said that, the lecturers are extremely helpful in this unit and always willing to talk to the students to try and help them understand when they are struggling. They have at least one problems class per week in which students can go along and complete problems with the lecture present for help if they get stuck. Once you get past the mathematical aspect of this unit, it is a really interesting thoughtful course.

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1 The Quads
4.4 out of 5 stars based on 9 reviews
4.4 / 9 reviews
2 Eastwood
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 14 reviews
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3 Solsbury Court
4.3 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
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4 Norwood House
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews
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5 Marlborough Court
4.3 out of 5 stars based on 3 reviews
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6 Woodland Court
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews
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3.1 out of 5 stars based on 11 reviews
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8 Brendon Court
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.0 / 2 reviews
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4.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
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4.5 out of 5 stars based on 48 reviews
4.5 / 48 reviews
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4.4 out of 5 stars based on 57 reviews
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16 Belfast
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 33 reviews
4.5 / 33 reviews
17 Oxford
4.4 out of 5 stars based on 41 reviews
4.4 / 41 reviews
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4.4 out of 5 stars based on 39 reviews
4.4 / 39 reviews
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4.2 out of 5 stars based on 58 reviews
4.2 / 58 reviews
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4.2 out of 5 stars based on 54 reviews
4.2 / 54 reviews
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4.2 out of 5 stars based on 63 reviews
4.2 / 63 reviews
22 Portsmouth
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 43 reviews
4.2 / 43 reviews
23 Durham
4.3 out of 5 stars based on 32 reviews
4.3 / 32 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Latin and Ballroom
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 3 reviews
5.0 / 3 reviews
2 Choral & Orchestral Society - Chaos
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
5.0 / 2 reviews
3 Archery
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
4 Triathlon
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
5 African And Caribbean Society - Acs
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
6 Bath University Islamic Society - Buis
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
7 Canoe Club
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
8 Lacrosse
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
9 Rowing
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 1 review
5.0 / 1 review
10 Windsurfing
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 Be at One Bath
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews
5.0 / 6 reviews
2 Second Bridge
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 29 reviews
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3 Belushi's
3.9 out of 5 stars based on 9 reviews
3.9 / 9 reviews
4 Pig and Fiddle
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews
4.2 / 5 reviews
5 SU Bar and Kitchen
4.2 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews
4.2 / 5 reviews
6 The Bell Inn
5.0 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
5.0 / 2 reviews
7 Zero Zero
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 8 reviews
3.5 / 8 reviews
8 Casa Iguanas
4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
9 Opium Bar
3.8 out of 5 stars based on 4 reviews
3.8 / 4 reviews
10 The Plug
4.0 out of 5 stars based on 3 reviews
4.0 / 3 reviews
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4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 reviews
4.5 / 2 reviews
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The University of Bath
Bath
BA2 7AY
United Kingdom