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Undergraduate study 2021

Discover what it's like to live and study at Bath. Choose a first degree that lets you focus on your interests and study in a way that works for you.

Our preparations for the 2021 to 2022 academic year

We have been working hard and planning for different scenarios, in order to be able to welcome you to the University of Bath at the start of the next academic year.

Welcome to Bath

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Find out about the events, activities, and other things you should do to help you settle in and meet people during your first few weeks as a student here.

Get involved in Freshers' Week

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Freshers’ Week is from Monday 27 September - Sunday 3 October 2021. Meet people, join student groups and discover endless opportunities for your time at Bath.

Search by subject

Choose from over 190 undergraduate degrees in subjects including engineering, humanities, management, science and social science.

Student accommodation

Find guidance and information about our student accommodation, living in Bath, and exploring South West England.

Applying to Bath

Read guidance and information about the undergraduate application process.

Choose a degree

Find out how you can develop your interests at Bath and the ways our teaching, placements, study abroad opportunities, and employability support can help you prepare for work and life after study.

Your degree, your choice

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On most of our undergraduate courses, you can choose to include work placements, study abroad, and optional units, helping you make the most of your degree.

Learn from the experts

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Whether you're studying for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree, you’ll be taught by leading academics in an environment of innovation and discovery.

Make yourself employable

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Make the most of your opportunities at Bath to get the experience and skills you need to start your future career.

Your learning

How we'll continue to improve your teaching and learning experience, so you gain skills and understanding that are valuable to you and sought after by employers

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.

Our research

Our world-leading research is improving lives and changing the world.

Choose Bath

You'll have a great experience living and studying at Bath. We'll support your academic progress and wellbeing while you enjoy life on campus and in the city.

Make yourself employable

A student on placement

Make the most of your opportunities at Bath to get the experience and skills you need to start your future career.

Our students' stories

Read about how coming to Bath has helped some of our students, through scholarships and placements and preparing them for work after their studies.

Tuition fees and funding

Read about tuition fees and the extra costs of studying and find out if you're eligible for a student loan, bursary or scholarship to help pay for your undergraduate studies.

International students

If you're an international student applying to Bath, find out about visas, fees, and how our Student Immigration Service can help you get ready for university.


Find out which visa type you need, how to apply, and how our Student Immigration Service can help you with your visa questions.

Mature students

If you're returning to study after a break, we can give you advice on your application.

Important information

Here are some key things 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.

Additional information

Other information that you may wish to refer to as a prospective or current student.

Student Protection Plan (SPP)

This plan outlines the arrangements for ensuring the quality and continuation of education for all undergraduate, taught postgraduates and doctoral students.

Student transfer arrangements

Procedure for students wishing to transfer onto courses offered by other higher education providers or who are wishing to transfer onto a course at Bath.

About us

The University of Bath was established on Claverton Down in Bath in 1966. We offer courses in engineering, humanities, management, science and social science.

We are a campus university in South West England. Bath is only 1 hour and 25 minutes away from London by train.

University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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