Skip to main content
See the latest COVID-19 information, guidance and news

University of Bath

A leading UK university with an international reputation for teaching and research excellence.

Study at Bath

Two students walking on campus talking to one another

Belong at Bath

Studying at Bath means joining our multicultural student community on a vibrant, friendly campus in a historic city.

We're a university that's well placed to help you succeed, wherever you're from. We're ranked highly for overall performance, student satisfaction, and graduate employment.

Course search

We offer more than degrees at Bath. Find out about our courses and explore your options.

Improve your employability

Bath graduates are highly valued and sought after by leading graduate employers.

Two-thirds of our students choose to do a placement or study abroad, helping them prepare for their careers through real-world experience.

This is why we're ranked 7th for graduate prospects by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.

Making an impact

Masked researcher in a lab

Shaping and informing the direction of research

Bath's world-leading research is improving lives and changing the world. Our enterprise and innovation deliver scientific and economic impact - benefiting communities locally, nationally, and internationally. We engage with the public, policy-makers, charities, and businesses to inform new research directions.

Our Doctoral College supports doctoral researchers and helps develop our research strategy.

Supporting the community

Woman listens intently at a community event

Working with the community

Our staff and students are involved with the community in and around Bath, including partnerships with community groups and collaborations with local organisations.

We support local students to prepare for their future, working with their schools and colleges to inspire them to pursue further study and careers.

Find out more about Our place in the community

Reducing our environmental impact

We're reducing our environmental impact through ethical food sourcing, waste management, generating our own sustainable energy, and raising awareness of how staff and students can help. We work with the local community, industry, public sector bodies and third sector organisations, to support the transition to the net zero carbon economy.

Find out more about how we're reducing our carbon footprint.

Work at Bath

A woman smiles as she talks to two people with their backs to us

Be part of a vibrant and innovative community

Our staff are vital in creating the University’s academic and professional community, and we value working collaboratively with others within our global network of contacts in business, the professions, the public, and the voluntary sectors.

Find out what it's like to work at Bath.

Collaborate with us

A Bath researcher shows a flask of liquid to a commercial business partner

Support for your business

We work with established businesses and start-ups, helping them find investment, workspaces, and networking opportunities to support growth.

Our research facilities are available for testing and analysis, with expert support and advice from our staff.

News

A satellite image of the volcanic eruption

30 June 2022

Powerful Tonga volcano eruption triggered atmospheric gravity waves reaching the edge of space

Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai eruption in January was unique in observed science, creating waves that reverberated around Earth, reaching 100km into the ionosphere.

Read the full article

Meet our students

  • Max Antson: Taking every opportunity
  • Take a video tour of Bath campus with Sport and Exercise Science student, Eric.
  • Snapshots of university life from our Class of 2020.

Social media