Founded in 1884, Bangor University today is a thriving, forward-looking institution offering excellent opportunities. Around 10,000 students currently study with us and our teaching and research is grouped into fourteen academic Schools. 

Gold

in the Teaching Excellence Framework

TEF

Top 10

for Student Satisfaction

NSS 2019

Top 20

for Teaching Quality

Times and Sunday Times League Table 2019

A student taking notes during a lecture

About the University

Established in 1884, Bangor University has a long tradition of excellence and exceeds expectations, both for academic standards and student experience.

Students working at the Main Arts' Shankland Library with stained glass window in the background

Academic Schools and Colleges

The academic activities of the University are grouped into three Colleges and fourteen academic Schools.

Students walking through the quad of the Main Arts Building

Services and Facilities

Browse the list of our Services and Facilities.

University Strategic Themes

We are recognised regionally, nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence for a varied portfolio and our strategic themes reflect this. 

University Strategic Themes

We are recognised regionally, nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence for a varied portfolio and our strategic themes reflect this. 

Working in Partnership

Bangor University has a successful track record of working in partnership with businesses and the wider community and we are committed to our vital role in the social, cultural and economic life of the area. We aim to explore the possibilities for working collaboratively with other institutions and partners in Wales, the UK and overseas with the aim of becoming ever stronger and more successful in teaching and research.