The Main Arts Building, Bangor University

Choose a World-Class University

Founded in 1884, Bangor University has a long tradition of academic excellence and a strong focus on student experience. Over 2,500 international students from 120 countries choose to study at Bangor University.


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Founded in 1884, dedicated to academic excellence for more than 135 years, Bangor University is one of the oldest and most prestigious degree awarding institutions in the UK. 


Standard in Teaching Excellence

TEF 2017

Top 15

in the UK for Teaching Quality

The Times and Sunday Times League Table 2020

Top 25

in the UK for Job Prospects

WhatUni 2020

Top 10

Ranked in the UK for Student Satisfaction

National Student Survey 2019


in the UK for lowest cost of living for students

Totally Money 2019

Top 10

in the UK for Teaching Satisfaction

Guardian University League Table 2020

Top 5

in the UK for Student Satisfaction

WhatUni 2019

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Discover Bangor

At Bangor, you'll find excellent teaching a welcoming community and one of the best overall student experiences in the UK. We're surrounded by nature but we're well connected to major towns and cities. 

Virtual Tour

Take a look around and find out more about what Bangor University has to offer and what our current students have to say.

Virtual Open Days

Join us on one of our virtual Open Days to learn more about Bangor University and ask any questions you may have. 

Life at Bangor

Our  International Student Support Office runs a social programme that includes free events and trips around the local area and further afield.  


Entry Requirements

More details about country/region specific entry requirements . 

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How to Apply

No Application Fee. International students can apply directly to us, either by themselves or with the help of our authorised Agents.

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Fees and Scholarships

Scholarships worth over £1M are available for new and returning international students. 

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Strong Career Prospects

We provide a wide range of resources to help you achieve your career ambitions 

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World Leading Research

Most recent Research Excellence Framework recognised that more than three-quarters of  Bangor's research  is either world-leading or internationally excellent. Based on the University submission of 14 Units of Assessment, 77% of the research was rated in the top two tiers of research quality, ahead of the average for all UK universities. 


The International team is here to help. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us.