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Our teaching excellence and real-world experience encourage wider thinking. We help our students realise their potential and make a positive impact on society.
We conduct research and teach courses to further our understanding of a range of education-related issues nationally and internationally.
We deliver highly-rated courses in sport, exercise and health, alongside research to promote wellbeing and enhance functional performance.
We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees spanning politics, languages, economics, international studies and interpreting.
A large and growing team of staff offers expertise in a broad spectrum of psychology topics, which allows our students to work across traditional boundaries.
One of the UK's leading centres for social sciences, we offer degrees in sociology, social policy, social work, international development and criminology.
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New guidance from The University of Bath could help autistic adolescents living with chronic pain, get better treatment.
The University of Bath and Lund University data analysis reveals huge delays in dealing with complaints against UK drug companies
Work undertaken by Department of Education colleagues informed the first City-wide charter of its type launched by the London Mayor.
People experience more health and wellbeing issues when they feel overwhelmed by stressful situations rather than seeing them as a challenge, study finds.
New research from the Dept of Psychology looked at physical and emotional withdrawal symptoms experienced by people taking antidepressants.
Roland Pease meets Prof Christopher Eccleston, Dr Emma Fisher and Prof Ed Keogh to learn about the work of the Centre for Pain Research.
Research from our Departments makes an impact all over the world.
Learn how our research is helping to level the playing field, uncover hidden talent, reduce injuries and support the stars of the future.
Our research is helping to reduce smoking and save lives by informing public policies, including via the introduction of standardised packaging for cigarettes.Find out more about Research with Impact at Bath
Put your degree into practice and gain vital experience with a placement. Placements can be in the UK or overseas, and some are paid.
Experience another culture, enhance your CV and develop your language skills by studying or working abroad during your degree.
The Practice Track is an alternative to a traditional dissertation. You will work in a group or alone to complete a project with an external organisation.
Take the option to study at one of our partner universities for one or two semesters and get valuable international experience.
Yuyang talks about her experience studying Sport Management at Bath and how the master’s has helped her career goals.
Recent psychology graduate, Ben Cachin, reflects on Virtual Reality research at Bath by speaking to researchers leading the way in this area.
Aanchal Rana talks about how being a dentist in India during the COVID-19 pandemic has led her to study MSc Global Public Health and Policy at Bath.
Maya Butovskaya talks about studying MA International Education and Globalisation and her career helping students to go to universities in the US and Europe.
Grace spent Year 3 of her BA (Hons) International Politics and Modern Languages degree in Paris. She talks about improving her confidence and language skills.
Simona Koleva, who won the ‘Best Placement Student’ prize at the NUE Awards 2022, talks about studying BSc (Hons) Economics and Politics and her ambitions.
Professor Lorraine Whitmarsh and Dr Stuart Capstick write about the links between individual environmental actions and wider societal transformations.
An exhibition organised by the Centre for the Study of Violence fused art with politics and sociology to engage audiences in a complex and often hidden topic.
Doctors turned comedians Adam Kay, Harry Hill and Phil Hammond team up with the University of Bath to highlight issues underscoring NHS retention crisis.
Students, placement providers and staff members enjoyed an evening celebrating the placements programme and the achievements of individuals and employers.
Bath researchers are sharing their research in our first Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Festival of Social Science events programme.