Why study with us?

  • Our Pre- Registration Midwifery or Nursing degree courses lead to both an academic award and registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) , ultimately allowing you to practice within the nursing or midwifery profession.
  • Our Radiography degree course leads to both an academic award and registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HPC)
  • Ranked 1st in the UK for Radiography and 3rd for Nursing in the Complete University Guide 2017
  • 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
  • Tuition fees are not charged for most of our degree course and a full NHS non-means tested bursary (see course specific information) is available to UK resident students for pre-registration Midwifery and Nursing (you must have been living in the UK for three years prior to starting the course)
  • There will be opportunities to experience bilingual practice in some parts of the region
  • 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
  • Bangor University is rated amongst the top universities for teaching and research.
  • We offer Free English Language Courses for overseas Students (ELCOS).
  • We have one of the largest Peer Guiding schemes
  • Our Centre for Careers and Opportunities Careers is recognised nationally as being one of the most active careers services in the UK ensuring that over 87% of graduates enter employment or further study within six months
  • 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"
  • On-line services through ‘My Bangor’ to save you time (Which modules am I studying? What are my marks? etc)
  • Some 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
  • 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
  • Some 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
  • 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