University of Bolton

University of Bolton


Welcome to the University of Bolton
Voted as the number one university in Greater Manchester for student satisfaction by  the National Student Survey 2017.

Why Bolton?
A modern university with multi-million pound facilities and a heritage of almost 200 years delivering employer-led course and education. We are renowned not only for our passionate professional staff, but ensuring we provide our students with a positive learning experience.

We also have excellent links to business and industry.

Our students come first
Our courses are about placing you, the student, at the heart of everything we do to support you to combine study with your career. You can study researched focussed degrees within the Research and Graduate School.

Your time is important to us and precious to you, that’s why we keep class sizes small to maximise your learning experience.

Our location
Bolton interchange has fantastic transport links to all the major cities in the North West (Manchester, Liverpool and Preston). The wonderful Peak District is on your doorstep, to enjoy the beautiful countryside, whilst Bolton town centre is a short walk.

If your employer is not able to help with your university costs, you may be able to receive funding. Further information can be found on the Government website.

We also offer various scholarships and details of these can be found on our website.  

Our communities
You can join our Postgraduate Research Students Society (PGRSS), to share knowledge, information and experience amongst fellow like-minded people who share the same aspirations as you.

For further information please visit our website.


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