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Bangor University - UK

Bangor (Wales),Gwynedd,Wales,LL57 2DG


Year Of Estabishment

1884

Staff

1,999 (approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent

Accomodation

Yes

College Address

Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2DG, United Kingdom

College website

http://www.bangor.ac.uk

College Contact

+44 1248 351151
Type

Public

Scholarship

Yes

No.of students

14,999 (approx)

Intake

Sep/Oct

Overview

Overview

Bangor University also known as Prifysgol Bangor was built in year 1884 at Bangor, Gwynedd in North Wales. Motto of the university is ?The Best Gift is Knowledge?. Bangor University is a public university located at Bangor.

QS ranked Bangor University on #47 in year 2014/15 nationally and 471-480 worldwide in year 2014/15. Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranked Bangor University on #38 in year 2014/15 nationally and on #301-350 worldwide.

Ranking of university in United Kingdom by Complete gave 58th position nationally in year 2016, The Guardian on # 57 in year 2016 and Times/Sunday Times on #50 nationally.

Bangor University has Dafydd Elis-Thomas as president and John G Hughes as Vice-Chancellor. University is located between Snowdonia and island of Anglesey, wonders of the nature which is considered to be the key point of the university.

Bangor University is affiliated to European University Association, Universities UK, and University of Wales.

Campus

University has over 11,000 students and over 650 teaching faculty along with 23 academic schools and five different colleges. Bangor University is considered to be the most well constructed universities of North Wales for its beautiful campus surrounded by various eateries and natures? beauty.

Schools

Bangor University has various schools:

  • School of Creative Studies and Media
  • School of English Literature
  • School of History, Welsh History and Archaeology
  • School of Lifelong Learning
  • School of Linguistics and English Language
  • School of Modern Languages and Cultures
  • School of Music
  • School of Philosophy and Religion
  • School of Welsh
  • Bangor Business School
  • School of Education
  • School of Law
  • School of Social Sciences
  • School of Healthcare Sciences (Midwifery, Nursing, Radiography)
  • School of Medical Sciences
  • School of Psychology
  • School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences
  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Electronic Engineering
  • School of Computer Science 

Departments

Bangor University has various departments:

  • Art & Design
  • Bio Sciences & Biotechnology
  • Business Management
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Economics & Commerce (B Com/H)
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Humanities
  • Journalism, Media, PR & Communication8 Courses
  • Law
  • Linguistics (English Lit. & Hons)
  • Music & Dance
  • Psychology
  • Science

Courses

Bangor University offers over 126 undergraduate courses, 180 master degrees, 120 taught modules and 60 research programs. The programs taught at the university are very well researched and practiced just to ensure that the students get the best learning and practicing experience while being Bangor University student.

Student Facilities

Bangor University students automatically become the member of students? union after taking admission. Students? Union of Bangor University assists the students regarding services, support, entertainment and activities.

Bangor University has various students? unions to assist the students regarding each and every issue. University facilitates libraries, eateries and coffee shops for students? convenience. Sports clubs and theatres are present at the campus for enhancing the student life at Bangor University.

Accommodation

Bangor University offers the highest standard of living at low cost. Bangor is considered to be least expensive place to live, costing between £50 and £100 per week. Bangor has over 22 halls of residence halls, providing students with single study bedrooms, self-catering shared kitchens, en-suite rooms and 24x7 internet accesses on campus students. 

Notable Alumni

Bangor University has enormous number of notable alumni:

  • R.S. Thomas, poet
  • Paul Berenger, former Prime Minister of Mauritius
  • Bill Wiggin, conservative MP for Leominster
  • Tom Parry Jones, inventor of electronic Breathanalyzer
  • R. Williams Parry, poet
  • John Ogwen, actor
  • Tony Gillam, musician and writer

Scholarships

Bangor University offers over 29 scholarship programs. Bangor University provide merit based graduate, post-graduate and research scholarships to the university students.

Courses Offered

Electronic Engineering (Optical Communications) MRes

Masters | \nFull Time\n(1 year)\n

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Health Services Research PhD

Masters | Full Time (3 years)

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Sociology and Social Policy BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)

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Electronic Engineering BSc (Hons)

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Electronic Engineering (Polymer Electronics) MRes

Masters | \nFull Time\n(1 year)\n

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March,April,June,July,August,September,October,November,December

Management and Finance MA

Masters | Full Time (1 year)

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