Choosing Bath

These posts are specifically for undergraduate applicants and offer holders.

  • What it's like to live on campus as a Second-Year Student

    I am a disabled student and live in university-managed accommodation in the second-year of my undergraduate degree. All undergraduate disabled students are potentially eligible to live in university-managed accommodation in the second and final years of their degree. How I...

  • Dispensing a Dose of Pharmacy Wisdom

    Hi, my name is Madaleine, and I am a 3rd year Pharmacy student at the University of Bath. So, why did I choose Pharmacy? Well, I studied A ‘levels in Biology, Chemistry and History and enjoyed them all but knew that...

  • Discover Bath: the ducks stole my heart!

    A bit about me... Hello! I'm Vonny and I am in my first year studying Psychology with a work placement at Bath. For my A-levels, I took Psychology, English Lang/Lit, Spanish, Drama and Theatre Studies. I took part in Discover...

  • Managing the Cost of Living Crisis at Bath

    The cost of living crisis has made it a bit more difficult for students in the UK, particularly when you want to have enough money to go out and make friends in your first year. Here are some of my...

  • Academic Support at University

    Starting at University was very unnerving to me; I knew it’d be much harder than school, but I didn’t expect the level of support that I ended up receiving at Bath. The University offers lots of opportunities for skills enhancement...

  • Why I Chose to Study Management with Marketing at Bath

    Choosing a course to do at university let alone picking a university to study at can be very overwhelming. For me, I knew that I had a passion for the marketing whilst studying business at A-Level, but I never imagined...

  • Where I Study on Campus

    The University campus offers many great spots for study, whether you want a more relaxed study session or need to start cramming for exams. Library The Library stands at the heart of the university, both physically – with 'east' buildings...

  • How Discover Bath helped build my confidence for university

    Who Am I? Hi! My name is Chardonnay and I’m currently in my second year studying biochemistry at the University of Bath. I’m from West Wales, and at A levels I studied Biology, Chemistry, Psychology and History. When I was...

  • How Discover Bath helped me choose the University of Bath!

    My name is Aimee, and I am a first-year psychology student at the University of Bath. I participated in the Discover Bath programme as I loved the university when I visited for an open day and wanted to ensure it...

  • How to Budget at University

    Student finance refers to money loaned by the government to students to cover the cost of their tuition fees and go towards their living costs. You have two types of loans: the tuition fee loan and the maintenance loan. In...