The University of Bath received its Royal Charter in 1966 and is now firmly established as a leading university with a reputation for research and teaching excellence. We have a vibrant research culture driven by the enthusiasm and invention of our academic community. Students are attracted by our academic reputation, our outstanding graduate employment record and by the variety of social, recreational and personal development opportunities we offer. Our ability to offer placement options across our discipline base with leading organisations is unique among UK research-intensive universities.
The University of Bath’s attitude to teaching excellence is ambitious: to maintain their sector-wide reputation for success whilst constantly striving to improve and innovate. They draw on staff expertise and a diverse, ambitious student population, providing both with the resources, support, tools and training to excel. From embedding employability and skills provision in our curriculum to pioneering work on student engagement, they are characterised by a commitment to setting the highest standards of pedagogical excellence in the global HE sector.
“Applying for this award gave us an opportunity to reflect on and reinforce our commitment to world-class teaching and learning. We are thrilled to be shortlisted for an award which recognises and celebrates the global diversity and dynamism of the higher education sector.”
Professor Peter Lambert, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching)