University of Bolton

University of Bolton


Our teaching intensive, research informed approach has led to us being recognised as the 4th university in the UK for teaching quality by The Times Good University Guide 2019.

Why Bolton?
Our teaching intensive, research informed approach has led to us being recognised as fourth in the UK for teaching qualify by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.  A heritage of almost 200 years delivering student focussed courses. Today, a modern university with some amazing state-of-the-art facilities. We are renowned for our professional staff, providing a positive learning experience.

We have excellent links to industry, allowing students to develop crucial contacts in their respective field to further career prospects.

Our students come first
Voted as the number one university in Greater Manchester for student satisfaction by the Complete University Guide 2019. 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.

We are aware that your time is important and precious to you. That’s why we keep class sizes relatively small to maximise your learning experience, creating opportunities for regular one-to one-support.

Our location
Bolton interchange has fantastic transport links, taking just 20 minutes to get to Manchester, as well as being close to other major cities in the North West. The wonderful Peak District is on your doorstep, to enjoy the beautiful countryside.

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 support with various scholarships, 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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