Undergraduate Student Profiles
Megan Wyn Owen – Electronic Engineering
Megan Wyn Owen from Anglesey is studying Electronic Engineering.
The course is composed of modules that are taught through lectures, seminars and practicals. The balance between the lectures and lab sessions has ensured that I understand the work, as I get to apply what I’ve learned in lectures in lab practicals.
Elly Chan – Music BMus
Elly Chan is originally from Hong Kong and has graduated with a degree in Music at Bangor University.
Bangor University is situated in a very attractive location – It is surrounded by the mountain and seaside. The Music School offers a wide range of modules that I was interested in.
Harriet Glenn – Midwifery Alumni
Harriet Glenn is originally from Colwyn Bay. She graduated with a degree in Midwifery.
The course is intensive and I wanted to stay close to home so I could see my family on days off, the lecturing team were friendly and welcoming.
Erin Jones – Adult Nursing BN (Hons)
Erin Jones is from Bontnewydd, by Caernarfon. She's an Adult Nurse student at Bangor University.
I would encourage anyone to apply for a scholarship. It opens a big door for you, not only at University, but also when you'll be going into the workplace.
Niall Williams – BSc Sports Science
Niall Williams is from North Wales and attended St Gerard’s School in Bangor and completed his Alevels at Charnwood College Basketball Academy.
I like Bangor because of the endless opportunities available, allowing you to make your uni experience what you want it to be.
Sarah Logan – Psychology
Sarah Logan is from Liverpool. She studies Psychology.
The best thing about Bangor is definitely how beautiful it is. The pier, the mountains, the beaches and even just the university itself is so lovely, it makes living here feel amazing.
Sophie Jade Griffith-Lucas – Criminology and Criminal Justice
Sophie, from Anglesey, is in her first year studying Criminology & Criminal Justice at Bangor University.
I won the Bangor Merit Scholarship which is £1,500, broken to £500 per year of study. The money that I get each year will help me to buy academic books as they can be pricey. It felt incredibly amazing to be the only one in Conwy being rewarded this scholarship. I consider myself being very lucky.
Emily Gaunt – Psychology
Emily Gaunt, 19 from Surrey is a first year student at Bangor, studying Psychology.
The lecturers are very approachable and supportive of their students. Whether it’s for a quick chat or for a discussion about any worries with studies, they will always find time for you and offer the best support they can!
Stephanie Morris – Adult Nursing BN (Hons)
Stephanie Morris is from Shropshire. She's an Adult Nurse student following the programme based at Bangor’s Wrexham Campus.
I have had so many wonderful opportunities which have helped me to thrive both academically and professionally.
Mark Barrow – History with Journalism
Mark Barrow from Oldham, Greater Manchester is a second year History with Journalism student.
All my lecturers clearly have experience and enthusiasm for what they teach. There is a very good connection between staff and students in History especially.
Jade Parsons – BM (Hons) Midwifery
Jade Parsons is from Holywell. She attended Holywell High school and Coleg Cambria before coming to Bangor.
I’m lucky to have gained a place to study midwifery at Bangor. It has been an absolute pleasure and has made my dream come true!
Jessica Fox – Marine Biology and Oceanography
Jess Fox, 19, from Alne (near York), North Yorkshire is in her first year studying for a BSc (Hons) Marine Biology and Oceanography degree.
From almost the first moment we walked through the Main Arts doors in the morning we knew that this was going to be the place for me. As the day went on it just got better and better – particularly when we got to visit the School of Ocean Sciences.
Thomas Jones – Psychology with Neuropsychology
Thomas Jones is from Swansea and studies Psychology with Neuropsychology.
I have been largely involved in volunteering where I have been to beaches and mountains to do some environmental work and been to the local mental health unit where I support the service users in both a leading and volunteering capacity.
Zoë Kiziltan – Sport Science
Zoë Kiziltan, 19, from Liverpool, is in her first year studying for a BSc in Sport Science.
It feels amazing to be awarded a scholarship. It’s truly a great feeling to know that my university notices and appreciates the hard work that I put into my studies before coming here.
Megan Bradley – BSc Accounting and Economics
Megan Bradley from Wilmslow, Cheshire is a third year BSc Accounting and Economics student.
The staff are so lovely and always have time to help you out whether it’s in their office hours or by email, they truly do want the best for your wellbeing and to make sure that you succeed and get the grades you want.
Elliot Goddard – BSc Product Design
Elliot Goddard is from Nelson, Caerphilly in South Wales. Before coming to Bangor, he studied at UWC Atlantic College in Llantwit Major.
What I love about Product Design at Bangor University is that we have very knowledgeable lecturers with industry experience.
Laura Thomas – Midwifery
Laura Thomas is a born and bred North Walian from a little village called Rhewl, Mostyn. Before attending Bangor University, she spent her primary school years at Ysgol Bryn Pennant, Mostyn and secondary school years at Holywell High School (now Ysgol Treffynnon).
Making a whole new load of friends for life! Their support has been incredible and it feels like we have all known each other forever, definitely a life changing experience.
Alysha Khan – Linguistics
Alysha Khan is from London and currently studying Linguistics at Bangor University.
I'll miss the little moments and memories that I create each day whilst being here.
Gwen Rees – Adult Nursing BN (Hons)
Gwen is from Ruthin and a 3rd year student nurse at Bangor University’s Wrexham Campus.
To anyone thinking of applying to Bangor University, go for it. It’s definitely the best decision I have made and I feel that the course I am undertaking is totally worthwhile.
Julius Muyombya – BA Business and Law
Julius is 21 and studied BA Business and Law at Bangor. After a challenging upbringing in Uganda, Julius' life changed at the age of 11, as he moved to North Wales to live.
Bangor University is located at one of best and stunning locations in the UK. Having access to a beautiful natural environment with spectacular features such as mountains, lakes and rivers.