Human Resources

Getting to know the University

Welcome to the University of Bath. These pages are designed to help you become familiar with key areas of the University and to equip you with all you need to know  in order for you to settle in quickly and find your way around the University.   This information compleiments the Introduction to the University of Bath event and the induction that will take place within your department. 

Key University departments you need to know about

Bath University Computing Services (BUCS)

  • General information about the different ways BUCS supports students and staff throughout the University.
  • See what IT training courses you need to attend.

Department of Estates

  • Do you need to report a faulty light or want to know where to  recycle your batteries? The Department of Estates cover all these areas and more.

Department of Human Resources

  • Knowing how to stay safe and well is pivotal to your experience at the University. The University Health, Safety and Environment Service provide guidance on a vast range of issues from stress management tools to incident reporting.
  • The Staff Development Unit offer courses and guidance to help support your learning and development through practical courses, online tools and professional guidance.
  • Would you like to know how to book annual leave or find out how you can use childcare vouchers

Security Services

Areas of interest

  • Explore how Development and Alumni Relations support the work of the University and bring old classmates back together again.
  • Find out about the activities, events and support offered by Equalities and Diversity, part of the Office of the University Secretary.
  • Do you want to learn a new language or brush up on old skills? The Foreign Languages Centre has numerous community courses available.
  • The Edge Arts provides a range of cultural events and classes for staff at the University and the wider community.
  • Information on Marketing and Communications, including Image Print and Design, Digital Marketing & Communications and the Department of Corporate Communications.
  • The Omnibus Staff Society organise quizzes, trips and staff groups.
  • Sports Development and Recreation, all the information you need on Team Bath and the facilities it offers to members of staff.
  • Information on the various Trade Unions recognised by  the University.