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Bangor University

Founded in 1884 and dedicated to academic excellence for more than 135 years, Bangor University is one of the oldest and most prestigious degree awarding institutions in the UK. 

Located in the city of Bangor, on the north Wales coast, between the mountains of Snowdonia and the sea. The location, the scenery and the surrounding area add another dimension to student life. You can climb mountains in Snowdonia, surf on the beaches of Pen Llŷn and Anglesey, row the Menai Strait, or just take in the breath-taking views. 

Ranked top 10 UK university for Student Satisfaction (The Complete University Guide, 2021), and in the top 20 UK universities for Course Satisfaction (Guardian University League Table 2021).

GREAT Scholarships 2022

Bangor University have two GREAT Scholarships available for the 2022-23 academic year for a student from Ghana and Pakistan in all subjects. 

Visit the university website for more information and to apply. 

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Bangor University 

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Our Master's degrees in Finance, Accounting, and Banking are recognised globally by highly respected institutes, including the Chartered Banker Institute (CBI) and Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

The CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) has become the most respected and recognised professional qualification in finance in the world. Many of our MBA/MSc programs provide the opportunity to follow the prestigious CFA  specialist pathway and acquire the skills to complete the CFA Level 1 examination. 

We also offer a Chartered Banker MBA which is a unique global qualification combining academic rigour with professional recognition.

Public Health and Health Promotion

Our Public Health degrees' teaching and research is led by world-class academic leaders who have a wide range of clinical and professional experiences in their fields

The university works in partnership with local health providers, including Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) ensuring your learning is of the highest quality

The teaching will be informed by world-leading research that is transforming the quality and delivery of healthcare internationally, ensuring your study will be up-to-date in theory and practice

Agroforestry and Food security

Bangor is a world leader in agroforestry because of its globally acclaimed academic research in this field. Currently, we are ranked top-5 in the UK for Agriculture and Forestry (Complete University Guide League Table 2021).

Our degrees in Forestry are accredited by the Institute of Chartered Foresters and gives partial fulfilment of Professional Membership Entry.

The university farm named ‘Henfaes Research Centre’ is located just a short distance outside of Bangor offering our students the opportunity to carry out experiments for their final projects.

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