Department of Education

We conduct research and teach courses to further our understanding of a range of education-related issues nationally and internationally.

Study education

Find out about our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, funding opportunities and how you can apply.

Our research and people

We are involved in a wide range of research activities, including collaborative projects at both national and international levels.

Education research

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Our department has a longstanding commitment to excellence in research that's nationally and internationally significant.


Our latest news and updates.

Strengthening Scottish education

Alma Harris delivering her inaugural lecture at the University of Bath

Professor Alma Harris has been heavily involved in the new report, from the International Council of Education Advisers to the Scottish Government.

National Student Survey 2018 results

Six of Bath’s programmes achieved 100% overall satisfaction whilst a further 16 received satisfaction ratings of 90% or above in the National Student Survey 2018.

The University of Bath has received an overall satisfaction rating of 86.04% in the latest National Student Survey results, published today (27 July 2018).

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About the Department of Education

Our department is a thriving academic community. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses of study.

We have a strong national and international reputation for our research, and post updates on our research blog.

Our excellent networks, include schools, colleges, universities, government departments and other educational institutions.

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