Bangor offers a unique university experience. Choose to study at Bangor University and you’ll be part of a university that offers both academic excellence and one of the best overall ‘student experiences’ in the UK. Bangor University achieved a Gold Award in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) for ‘outstanding teaching’. With our high ranking for Research now being joined by our Gold ranking for Teaching, Bangor University is in the top 20 of UK universities who offer excellence in both of these areas. Bangor is consistently rated as one of the best places to be a student, and the quality of the overall student experience is another great reason to choose to study here. Bangor University is rated within the top 15 universities in the UK for student experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey). The guaranteed accommodation, the low cost of living, the student support and stunning location all contribute to this experience.