Bath Spa University

Bath Spa

About the institution

Bath Spa University focuses primarily on arts and humanities subjects. Newton Park, its larger campus, is a parkland estate four miles from central Bath with its own nature reserve and lake. Its second campus, Sion Hill, is based in the city centre and is the base for art and design students. The university also has specialist teaching sites such as Burdall's Yard in the city centre (for music and live performance students), which hosts a number of arts events such as Party in the City, part of the Bath Festival.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
7,209
Male UG students: 
33%
Female UG students: 
67%
Full-time students: 
98%
Under 21 on entry: 
82%
International: 
5%
Undergraduate: 
72%
Student-staff ratio: 
19.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
317.5

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 13%
2.1: 61%
2.2: 22%
Pass: 3%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

91%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
35%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
17,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
B20
Newton Park Newton St Loe Bath and North East Somerset Bath
Postcode: 
BA2 9BN
Telephone number: 
01225 875875

Guardian university guide rank

66

out of 119

Times university guide rank

75

out of 128


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