Copper League
Bangor University

UK

Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2DG, United Kingdom

431 World
rank
48 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1884
Short name:
Bangor
Type:
Public
Students:
9570
Faculty:
490
Faculty/Students Ratio:
20
:
1
Web-site:
www.bangor.ac.uk
Region:
Europe
Location:
Bangor, Wales
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 431 45.317
Teaching 589 28.363
Research 323 52.244
International Diversity 200 66.683
Financial Sustainability 417 54.182
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 559 19.668
Research Perfomance Rankings 329 53.567
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TEACHING
World Rank: 589
Country rank: 54
Score: 28.363
League: World League
Dimension
weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 323
Country rank: 43
Score: 52.244
League: Bronze League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 200
Country rank: 57
Score: 66.683
League: Golden League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 417
Country rank: 38
Score: 54.182
League: Copper League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Established in 1884, the University has a distinguished history and significant record of achievement. Bangor University currently has over 11,000 students and an annual turnover of 132m with 25 Academic Schools arranged in 5 Colleges. As a leading research-led University with an international reputation for teaching and research, the University fosters the intellectual and personal development of its students and staff, provides a supportive multicultural environment, promotes widening access and inclusiveness, and supports the economic, social and cultural well-being of Wales and the wider community it serves. It is recognised as a centre of excellence for a varied portfolio of academic programmes and for the high quality experience it provides for its staff and students.

Mission Statement

Bangor University will be a leading research-led University with an international reputation for teaching and research, that fosters the intellectual and personal development of its students and staff, provides a supportive multicultural environment, promotes widening access and inclusiveness, and supports the economic, social and cultural well-being of Wales and the wider community it serves. Bangor University will be recognised regionally, nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence for a varied portfolio of academic programmes and for the high quality of the experience it provides for its students and staff. Building on its tradition and reputation for excellence, the University will focus on six key priorities: Access to excellent teaching & learning. Delivery of a high quality student experience. Strengthening the quality and quantity of research & enterprise. Playing a leading role in Welsh language and culture, both locally and nationally. Positioning ourselves as a global University, with a reputation for sustainability. Working in partnership and collaboration with other institutions.