Frequently Asked Questions

When is this year's Summer School taking place?

The Health Services Research Summer School takes place between the 3rd & 7th July 2017

Where is Bangor University?

Bangor is a small, University City with a population of approximately 20,000 people. It is situated on the coast of North West Wales, near the Menai Strait, which separates the mainland from the Isle of Anglesey. It is also on the doorstep of the scenic Snowdonia National Park, which is home to Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales.

Who is the Summer School for?

Postgraduate research students/early career researchers who wish to access expert support in healthcare research and methodology

Current Masters level/ PhD student or healthcare practitioners who wish to develop additional research skills and gain new insights into subject-specific research and methodology

How many vacancies are there?

We can accept 40 people on the course.

How can I apply?

Applications can be made through our online application system. Please visit the Apply page. The application deadline will be confirmed in due course.

Where will I be staying?

Accommodation will be available for 6 nights from Sunday, 2nd through to Saturday 8th July. You will be staying on campus, in one of the University's halls of residence. All the rooms in our halls are en-suite, with a shared kitchen in each flat. Each flat can accommodate up to 8 people.
Accommodation is on a 'bed and breakfast' basis; delegates will need to arrange their own lunch and evening meals.

How much does it cost?

5-day Residential Course £695. Some discounts and other options are available. See the Online Shop for full information.

Registration Includes:

Accommodation (B&B) in en suite rooms @ Bangor University
Course fees
Conference dinner
Early bird discount |. Limited places available

How do I pay?

ee the Online Shop for full information.

I require an invitation/acceptance letter in order obtain a visa to attend the Summer School. How can I get on

If the UK consulate requires you to have a visa to attend the Summer School, please contact us by emailing Rebecca Henderson specifying which information is required.

You can apply for a visa here.

Do you provide a certicate?

Yes all attendees will be provided with an official Certificate of Attendance for the Summer School.