Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Information for our September 2020 international applicants and offer holders

Your offer to study at Bangor University

We know that this is a very worrying time for you and that you are understandably concerned about what will happen to your place at Bangor University this September.
We will do everything that we can to help you during this difficult period, and your application to study with us will not be disadvantaged because of the COVID-19 global pandemic.
We will be sending you emails to keep you updated and if you have an offer to study with us, please check the Online Application Portal / UCAS Track for the latest information on your offer.

Contacting the University

The University has suspended all face to face teaching until the end of this Academic year and whilst most of our staff are now working from home, you can still get in touch with us.
We will be scheduling a number of Live Chat sessions over the coming weeks so that you can speak to academic staff and support staff.
Our Admissions Team and The International Recruitment and Student Support teams are still available to help you, should you need to discuss anything with them. You can contact them through email at

You can also contact your relevant Country managers for help and support.

If you like you can chat with our current students through Uni Buddy  or contact our International Student Ambassadors.

Pre-Sessional English Programmes

Due to the Covid-19 situation in the UK some of our pre-sessional English programmes will be taught online.
The 2020 April - September Pre-sessional course will be on-line only.
The 2020 June - September & 2020 July - September Pre-Sessional courses may also be on-line only, depending on how the current situation develops.

For the latest information please go to the ELCOS pages

Starting your course in September

Our September start date currently remains unchanged and we hope that you will be joining us as planned. We will keep you updated should this situation change.
For information and advice about applying for your visa please see the Visa Information on our website.

If you have specific questions you can contact: internationalsupport@bangor.ac.uk

Further enquiries relating to admissions

If your need more information regarding your admissions enquiry, please email our team at internationaladmissions@bangor.ac.uk or for UCAS applicants admissions@bangor.ac.uk   and we will get back to you soon.

Visiting the University

We are sorry that our remaining Applicant Visit Days as well as our Summer Open Days on 27 June and 4 July 2020 have been postponed.

We apologise for the inconvenience and disappointment this may cause you and your family /friends.

We are closely monitoring the situation around the pandemic of Coronavirus (Covid-19), and the welfare of students, staff, visitors and the local community is our absolutely priority during this difficult time.

In the meantime, take a virtual tour around Bangor University by viewing our Virtual Experience. We'll also email you soon with details of Live Chat sessions where you can speak to our staff online.