Studying at Bath as an international student

Discover what it's like to live and study at the University, from applying and funding your studies to joining our student community.

Our University ranking

We're highly ranked in independent league tables for overall performance, student satisfaction and graduate employment; we’re a university that's well-placed to help you succeed.


Awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017

Awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017

87% of our research is classed as world-leading or internationally excellent by the most recent Research Excellence Framework 2014

87% of our research is classed as world-leading or internationally excellent by the most recent Research Excellence Framework 2014

Choose Bath

You'll get a great experience living and studying at Bath. You can explore the South West of England and enjoy life on campus and in the city. We'll support your academic progress and prepare you for your future career.



International agents

You can get in touch with one of our official representatives in your country about studying at Bath.

Our international students' experiences

Read about the achievements of some of our international students and find out what they think about living and studying in Bath.


Choosing Bath

Choose your ideal course at Bath

Discover why current Bath students chose to come here and how they picked their courses.


Pre-university courses

We offer a range of courses designed to help you improve your English language or get you ready for study at Bath.



Pre-sessional programmes

Complete one of our pre-sessional courses to meet the English language entry requirements for your course.


Exchange and visiting students

Learn more about studying at Bath as an Erasmus+, exchange or visiting student.



Tuition fees, funding and extra costs

Details about how the University determines your fee status and how this affects the tuition fees you pay. You can also research the funding available to you and the extra costs of university study.



Tuition fees

Home, EU and Overseas fees for courses and placements, with details of extra costs and payment methods.


Visas and immigration

Identify the type of visa that you need to be able to study at Bath, and any additional documents you may need to provide.


Student Immigration Service

We provide support to prospective and current international students, on all matters to do with student visas and immigration.

Tier 4 visa pilot

Guidance for one-year full-time master's course applicants applying for a Tier 4 visa.

Visas and immigration

Find out whether you need a visa to study at Bath, what type of visa you need and how to apply for it.


Important information

There are some key things that you need to know before you apply for a place at Bath.


Admissions policy

Our policy on student recruitment, selection and admissions for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of study that lead to an award or qualification.

Select your Application Tracker

Choose the correct application tracker to check the progress of your application, update your personal details or send us important documents.

About us

The University of Bath was established on Claverton Down in Bath in 1966. We are a campus university in the South West of England. Bath is only 1 hour and 25 minutes away from London by train.

We offer courses in engineering, humanities, management, science and social science.


University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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