Bangor University

Bangor (Wales) | North Wales

Sporty City Collegiate Rural

Ucas code: B06

Bangor University focuses on improving the student experience, working with the Union to make sure your voice is heard. It's a unique location, with a tight-knit student community and plenty of opportunities to try new things. For our size, we're one of the most environmentally friendly unions in the UK, winning an NUS Green Impact award last year.
Source:Bangor University Students' Union

What students say about this university

Dialog 761 comments (214 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 12,500 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

75%

MED

Creative

62%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

50%

LOW

Political

40%

LOW

Sporty

77%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 92% MED
Average graduate salary £17k LOW
Student score 84% HIGH

Overall student satisfaction

91%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

11,360

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

74%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

19%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

57%

of students are female

Young / Mature

19%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

20%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

69%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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League table rankings

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Where it's located

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