Bangor University

About the institution

Bangor University is situated between the mountains and the sea. In the NSS 2015 survey, Bangor was voted top in Wales for student satisfaction and was named one of the cheapest places to be a student in Britain. Of particular note is the university’s MRI scanner, a multi-media language centre and its natural history museum. It also has a research ship for training students studying marine science. Membership of the Students’ Union’s clubs and societies is free of charge for students.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
10,646
Male UG students: 
43%
Female UG students: 
57%
Full-time students: 
89%
Under 21 on entry: 
72%
International: 
11%
Undergraduate: 
75%
Student-staff ratio: 
16.5
Average UCAS tariff: 
320.7

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 21%
2.1: 43%
2.2: 28%
Pass: 8%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

91%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
41%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
18,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment


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