Bath Spa University

Bath | South West England

Creative City Campus Rural

Ucas code: B20

Students here enjoy the best of many worlds a unique cultural heritage, inspiring and beautiful campuses and the buzz of Bath, a UK top 10 creative city. There's a real community feel and countless opportunities to unleash your potential. Bath Spa Students' Union was awarded a Gold Green Impact award from the NUS. We might be small but the Union's RAG group raised over 10,000 for charity.
Source:Bath Spa University Students' Union

What students say about this university

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    • The downside

      more sports facilities, improved student union.

      2013, 2nd year, Music Technology & Industry

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    • The upside

      The Theater is technically better than I thought.

      2012, 2nd year, Performance & Live Arts

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    • Everyday expenses

      Foos on campus is quite expensive.

      2012, 2nd year, Academic Studies In Nursery Education

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    • The upside

      Support from some lecturers has been beyond expectations which has provided invaluable advice and reassurance. The University...

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      2012, 2nd year, Academic Studies In Education (Across Phases)

      The upside

      Support from some lecturers has been beyond expectations which has provided invaluable advice and reassurance. The University as a whole has a support team and once you seek them out you will be amazed at what they help with.

      2012, 2nd year, Academic Studies In Education (Across Phases)

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    • The downside

      the su is crap no social area at sion hill

      2013, 1st year, Creative Arts & Design Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The downside

      students NOT in university accommodation need far more help and support

      2012, 1st year, History By Period

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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.

Diverse local nightlife

62%

MED

Varied union activities

51%

LOW

Creative

90%

HIGH

Sporty

33%

LOW

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Average graduate salary £17k LOW
Student score 83% HIGH

Overall student satisfaction

90%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

7,210

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

72%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

17%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

69%

of students are female

Young / Mature

14%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

6%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

67%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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