BANGOR UNIVERSITY, GWYNEDD, WALES

Gwynedd, WalesLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1884Established Year
  9277Enrollment

Bangor University Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Bangor University is a famous university located in the Bangor city in north-west Wales. It is a research-based University that has won several awards for its academic excellence. It is well known for its student satisfaction and graduate employability with 93% employability.

This university has achieved the Gold Award in National Teaching Excellence Framework. Moreover, it is ranked:

  • Amongst the top 10 Universities for Job Prospects by WhatUni 2018

  • Top 20 for Quality Teaching by The Times and the Sunday Times 2019

  • #401 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Highlights

Type of InstitutionPublic
Campus SettingUrban
Endowment£5.07 million
Official Website https://www.bangor.ac.uk/
Number of Campuses3 colleges with 14 academic schools
Number/Percentage of International Students11269
Total number of Professors205
Student Satisfaction Rate88%
Graduate Job Rate92%
Number of Residence Vacancy2960
International feeUndergraduates- £14,800 (annual) Postgraduates- £16,000 (annual)
Number of Academic ProgramsUG, PG, Part time, distance, blended
Mode of ProgramFull time, distance and online
Scholarship InvestmentOver 1 million pounds
Average Graduate Salary£19,000 a year
Research InvestmentOver 3 million pounds
Research IncomeIncreased by over 142% From over £15.5 million to nearing £38 million
Admissions Helpdesk01248 383717, admissions@bangor.ac.uk

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • More than 75% of the university research has been classified as world leading or internationally excellent.
  • The university provides undergraduate, postgraduate, research/PhD and many other programs in different disciplines.
  • Bangor has been divided into three autonomous colleges, each with its own residential block.
  • The university won best student accommodation award at WhatUni Awards 2018
  • There are 2960 accommodation places in Bangor.
  • The halls are located in St. Mary’s Village and Friddoedd Village.
  • The halls are divided in different types namely, En-suite, standard rooms, studios, townhouses and budget rooms.

Bangor University Admissions

UG applications- The applications are accepted both directly and via UCAS at Bangor University. PG applications- Apply through University’s online application portal:

  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: January 15, 2020, can be extended in special cases PG Courses: End of June (September Intake) and End of October (January Intake)

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, Letter of Recommendations
  • Additional requirements:

Birth certificate, passport copy, personal statement, essay, and research proposal (for research programs) English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English test scores are given below:

English TestMinimum scores required
IELTS Academic6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component for undergraduate and post-graduate candidates (higher for certain courses)
iBT TOEFL87
PTE56, 51 minimum in each component for undergraduate and postgraduate candidates
Cambridge English Language Assessment169 or above

Bangor University Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate tuition fee13,500
Postgraduate tuition fee15,000
On campus accommodation5,800
Average cost of living9,600

Bangor University Scholarships and Financial Aid

International Meritorious students receive various scholarships from Bangor University.

1. Undergraduate Scholarship: Bangor International Scholarship valuing upto 12000 pounds

2. Postgraduate Taught Scholarship:

  • British Council GREAT Scholarship with a waiver of full tuition fees

  • Santander Scholarship of 5000 pounds

The university also offers ‘Work while you study’ option wherein students can easily access Center for Career and opportunities for bright work prospects.

Bangor University Alumni

Bangor University Alumni are provided with added benefits even after graduation. Alumni are given lifetime access to the Bangor University Library. Also, they can access career and employability advice along with choice of further studies.

  • Danny Boyle- Movie Director

  • Frances Barber – Actress

  • Robert Edwards- Physiologist (Pioneer of IVF technique)

  • Paul Berenger- Prime Minister of Mauritius

Find a Program

Sciences 72 Programs

Arts & Social Studies 153 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$17,243 - 18,288 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Engineering, Technology & Applied Sciences 41 Programs

3 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$8,234 - 22,207 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
3 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$8,234 - 21,880 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
15 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$23,513 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Architecture, Building & Planning 1 Program

3 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$8,234 - 21,880 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Bangor University Overview

Student Population9277
Average Cost of Attendance$17,243 / Year

Attendance Cost

$17,243

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$17,243 / Year
Post Graduate Program$20,900 / Year
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