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Bangor University

Bangor University

School of Sport

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
(4.5) 2132 reviews

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WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
4 / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
62nd
Overview

If you are looking for a Sport Science Masters degree with inspirational teaching from world-class researchers that will enhance your employability, explore your options at Bangor.

In the most recent UK-wide Research Excellence ratings (2014), Bangor’s School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (SHES) was rated 7th in the UK, just behind King’s College London and just ahead of Loughborough! The staff in SHES pride themselves on producing internationally recognised research and this government-led exercise now shows that this research truly is world-leading.  As a student at Bangor, you can be sure that the staff who are your lecturers are the staff who are contributing to this world-leading research.

  • Consistently rated as one of the Top 10 Schools in the UK for degree performance and student satisfaction.
  • Staff accredited by professional bodies such as: the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES); British Psychological Society (BPS); and the Health Care Professionals Council (HCPC). 
  • Over 95% of the full time research-active teaching staff have professionally recognised teaching qualifications or fellowships.

When you consider all this, you can be sure that you will be making an excellent choice for your future postgraduate studies if you come here. 

Key Stats

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2018 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

93 % FULL-TIME
7% PART-TIME
74 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
26% MATURE STUDENTS
76 % UNDERGRADUATE
24% POSTGRADUATE

Graduate prospects
Source: DLHE, 2018

% IN JOB OR FURTHER STUDY

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2018 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

8,570
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes
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louanna
06 Mar 19

English Literature BA (Hons)

Having been at uni for nearly two years, and changing course after my first, I have had an amazing time and seen...
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Lucy
27 Feb 19

Applied Marine Biology BSc (Hons)

I have had a wonderful time! Been given lots of opportunities, including discussing more about myself in order to find...

Student rating ( 4.5 ) 2132 reviews

5 star 63%
4 star 28%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

Other academic departments

School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

IF YOU’RE ONE OF LIFE’S EXPLORERS – EXPLORE SPORT SCIENCE AT BANGOR If you are looking for a Sport Science degree with inspirational teaching from world-class researchers that will enhance your employability, explore your options... READ MORE

College of Arts, Humanities and Business

College of Arts, Humanities and Business

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School of Psychology

School of Psychology

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