Bath Spa University is a 'teaching-led' university, which means that teaching students is given the highest priority. All other activities, such as research and links with business, are measured by their contribution to the quality of student teaching, to the student experience and to student employability. Based in the world heritage city of Bath, the university delivers academic programmes in creativity, culture, enterprise and education. Bath Spa University was designated a national centre for excellence in teaching and learning for subjects leading to employment in the creative industries.

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Bath Spa University
Newton Park
Newton St Loe
Bath and North East Somerset
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 1.6 miles away

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Bath Spa University

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Bath Spa University average rating

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One Favourable

studied Publishing & Media Communications at Bath Spa University and says:

Nice people, good course, good times!

Overall rating: 4 5stars Read full review »

One Critical

studied Geography BSc (Hons) at Bath Spa University and says:

Such a bad experience due to receiving a disgusting room, not being support...

Overall rating: 1 5stars Read full review »

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Rank 70th

*Source: Times Good University Guide 2015

Student stats

Source: HESA, 2013 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)
  • 98 : 2Full time: Part time
  • 96 : 4UK: International
  • 64 : 36Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 81 : 19School Leavers : Mature students
  • 5,220Total undergraduate students

Graduate prospects

Source: DLHE, 2014 (note: only applies to first year full time students)
  • 94% % in job or further study

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