As a university we are proud of our academic reputation and achieve top 5 ranking in many of our subject areas. Based in the beautiful city of Bath we are just 90 minutes by train from London. The campus is compact with teaching, social and excellent sporting facilities all within easy walking distance. Situated right in the centre of the campus, our library is a newly built, multi-purpose facility that is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. With a large population of international students there is a strong sense of community.
Zoe Whittle is the country manager for South Korea, based in the International Office at Bath.
Please don't hesitate to contact Zoe if you have any questions.
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Find out more about studying at a prestigious university that is both intellectually and culturally stimulating.
Our International Office provides support before you arrive and throughout your studies.
We are delighted to have an institutional partnership with Ewha Women's University, Seol. It offers students and staff from both institutions a valuable opportunity to further enhance their careers on an international level.
Be part of the Korean community at Bath and beyond:
We have a very active Korean Society at Bath with a year round social and support programme. It provides a vital link between prospective and current Bath students. It is a great way to make friends at the University and get support during your time here.
The society meets regularly to host social events. You can join their group on Facebook for more information.
There is also a lively Korean Alumni Chapter based in Seol who meet at least twice a year to celebrate their connection to the University of Bath. They run a community site which hosts information about when they meet and what alumni have been doing since graduation. It is a great way to get information about the university experience and what it can achieve for you.
The chapter welcomes communication from prospective students. You can find out more on their website.
Our international student advice team support all our international students during their studies. They have drop-in sessions or appointments on campus and have a number of useful services available:
It is important to consider your career options when deciding where to study.
The University of Bath offers support and careers guidance to home and international students as well as assistance in finding part-time work:
We usually visit Korea twice a year to conduct interviews, give presentations and meet our alumni. Our representative agents are EDM Education, who are happy to help with any queries you may have about applying to study here.
High School Diploma
The High School Diploma is not sufficient for direct entry undergraduate study at the University of Bath. Students will be required to complete either an appropriate Foundation year or the first year of a Korea University degree. We offer an International Foundation Year which is ideal preparation for our undergraduate programmes. The Foundation Year is offered by 4 partner colleges in a range of locations. For more information please refer to the International Foundation Year.
A Level or International Baccalaureate (IB)
We welcome applications from students taking A Level examinations and the International Baccalaureate (IB) for direct entry into our undergraduate programmes. Details of the grades or points required can be found in our undergraduate prospectus.
Bachelors degree (Haksa) from a prestigious university
We will consider holders of a Bachelors degree (Haksa) from a prestigious university for entry to a Masters degree programme. We are looking for students who have performed very well throughout their degree. Typically, students will have received A or B grades for most of their classes, and have an overall mark of 80%+ or a GPA of 3.0+.
A degree certificate in English must accompany the application.
Entry requirements vary according to the programme of study so please check our postgraduate prospectus for individual programme requirements.
A Masters level qualification from a prestigious university
In many cases, we require a Masters level qualification from a prestigious university for PhD entry. We expect evidence of some research experience (for example through a Masters degree project).
Before applying to us, it is worth identifying a potential supervisor in the department to ensure that we have the expertise and resource you need.
We are a major research university in the UK and have a research portfolio of around £92m.
To study on the International Foundation Year you will need a minimum IELTS score of 5.5.
The minimum English Language requirement for our undergraduate courses is IELTs 6.0 - 7.0 or an equivalent qualification. We do not accept TOIEC or GRE.
All postgraduate taught applicants must meet our English requirements (IELTS 6.5-7.0) You can do this by taking IELTS or TOEFL exams or by attending a pre-sessional programme in our English Language Centre.
Prospective international students are eligible for a number of scholarships. Most of these are for postgraduate taught students. Departments may also offer specific scholarships for their students. Find out more about Scholarships and Bursaries.
These are some of the scholarship and funding options available to students from your country:
We are offering 75 postgraduate scholarships worth £3,000. This will be offered as a discount in tuition fees. The scholarships are for one year only.
Applications for all of our programmes of study can be made online.
You should apply through UCAS for all of our undergraduate programmes.
Postgraduates should apply directly to the University.
If you have already applied for a programme of study then you can check on your progress using Application Tracker.