95% of health research at Bangor University was recognised as world-leading and internationally excellent by REF 2014.
Bangor is top 25% for postgraduate taught student satisfaction – Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2018
Bangor is 10th for PhD student satisfaction - Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2018
Bangor University is rated Gold for "outstanding teaching" (2017 Teaching Excellence Framework).
We offer a range of CPD courses, hosted at both our Bangor and Wrexham sites, aimed at health and care professionals and students.
Courses can be studied in a variety of ways and taken at a pace that suits applicants circumstances.
Modules can be taken as standalone courses or as part of a pathway depending on applicants aspirations and needs.
Bangor Institute for Health & Medical Research (BIHMR), activity links with research teams across the UK to support trials in dementia, cancer, neonatal health, oral health and an intervention for adult male offenders.
We have positive links with the local University Health Board (BCUHB) and other care providers in North Wales, and North West England.
Our courses are designed to respond to the changing workplace environment.
We have commissioned places for some modules and courses particularly for BCUHB and WAST employees.
There will be opportunities to experience bilingual practice.
We have Experienced Researchers and Lecturers in Health/Social Care and Well Being.
We offer conferences, seminars and workshops on key health and social care issues.
An accreditation of Prior Learning Scheme, so that previous academic experiences may be accredited.
We offer Free English Language Courses for overseas Students (ELCOS).
Low cost of living - cheaper accommodation and lower living costs than in most university cities. According to The Independent's A-Z of Universities and Higher Education Colleges, Bangor is "one of the cheapest places in Britain"