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Overview
Sex Ratio (M:F): 55:45
Full-time undergraduates: 9,995
Applications per place: 10
Points range: 280-360
Flunk rate: 5.5% Unemployed after 6mths: 5%
Booze Index: £1.78 Av. housing cost per week: £80.76
Av. debt per year: £6,121 Access fund: £228,883

Tourist-magnet Bath is one of England’s most beautiful and unspoiled cities, with busloads flocking in to see the hot springs, new public baths and jaw-dropping countryside. The University doesn’t have quite the same eye-candy appeal, being a small 60s campus two miles away, but it does have grassy, leafy bits to frolic in and fewer tourist super zoom lenses...more detail Students are largely a bustly unpretentious crowd, keenly involved in Rag, community action or other activities (98% are members of one society or more), but it’s sport that’s the big banana...more on social Bath excels at everything that gets you sweaty. Sports scholarships abound and the impressive facilities are free...more on sports Academically, there’s a big push toward professional degrees (eg. science and engineering), tons of sandwich placements and many courses are assessed and accredited by professional bodies...more on academic Most first years and international students get shepherded into on-campus housing; everyone else has to deal with the hefty rents in town…more on housing               

 

 

 

 


Woohoo: World class sports facilities and tuition

Boohoo: Tourists clutter the streets of Bath

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Text in italics is Push's opinion - take it or leave it Last updated on: Thursday, April 25, 2013

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