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Bangor University

  • Public University, Estd 1884
  • Bangor, Wales
  • 50 Courses

University Highlights

  • Established in 1884
  • Three academic colleges and 14 schools
  • Hosts around 10,000 students
  • More than 2,500 international students attend from 120 countries
  • Two accommodation villages with 2,960 seats
  • Around 90,000 alumni members globally
  • 200 clubs and societies managed by the Students’ Union
  • One of the Top 20 universities in the UK for course satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2021)
  • Among the Top 10 universities in the UK for student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide 2021)
  • 77th in the UK for research (Scimago Institutions Rankings 2021)​

University at a Glance

  • International
  • Male/Female
  • UG/PG Course
  • Faculty/Student
  • No. of
  • Yearly Hostel &
    Meals Expense
    £4.2K - 8.3K


Established in 1884, Bangor University is a reputed institution. The beautiful campus lies on the north Welsh coast. This location ensures a balanced mixture of nature and city life.
There are three academic colleges and 14 schools in this university. The colleges focus on Arts, Engineering, and Human Sciences. Guardian University Guide 2021 named Bangor University as one of the Top 20 in the UK for course satisfaction. Some popular courses include Business, Psychology, Health, and Life Sciences.
Every year around 10,000 students attend this university. Over 2,500 international students come from 120 countries. Bangor ranks 160th for international outlook (Times Higher Education Ranking 2020).
Bangor offers 2,960 residence hall spots for students. These are available in two villages. All halls have a self-catered policy. En-suite and standard rooms, and studio spaces are available. Adapted rooms are also available for students with disabilities.
Several scholarships are available for students. International students receive funding based on merit and nationality. The Vice-Chancellor Scholarship is one of them. Information on other scholarships is available on the varsity website. External funding is available as well.
This university accepts various English test scores. IELTS is the most common one. Other tests include PTE, ISE, TOEFL, and ESOL. Scores vary based on subjects and countries. The varsity website lists detailed information.
Bangor focuses on research works as well. It ranks 77th in the UK according to Scimago Institutions Rankings 2021. There are over 50 research centers in this university. Three colleges have individual research units as well.
Bangor Students' Union has over 170 clubs and societies. Students enjoy both indoor and outdoor sports. These features make Bangor University popular with students around the world.

Fees & Admissions Requirements

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Admission Requirements
Application feesGBP 20 - 20
  • Undergraduate
    Duration: 3 Years - 4 Years
    1st Year Tution Fees: £15.3K - £15.8K
  • Postgraduate
    Duration: 1 Year - 3 Years
    1st Year Tution Fees: £1.6K - £16.8K


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On campus accommodation :
  • Two accommodation villages
  • Around 2,960 residence hall spots
  • Guaranteed accommodation for first-year students
  • Self-catered halls
  • En-suite, standard rooms, and studio flats
  • All-inclusive bills
  • Internet access and gym membership
  • 40 weeks to 42 weeks contract period
  • The estimated pricing is £4,195.76 - £8,329.57 (USD 5,804.83 – USD 11,523.95)
  • Private housing options available as well

For more information: https://www.bangor.ac.uk/accommodation


All Courses

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Campus & Contact

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Main Campus
  • Address:
    Bangor University Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2DG UK
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    + 44 1248 351 151

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