To be a distinctive teaching intensive and research informed university known for the quality of our staff, our facilities and our links to employment sectors.
Strategic Plan 2015 - 2020
We will provide:
- intensive support for learners by highly qualified and experienced staff
- first class facilities in which to learn
- strong links to employment sectors
By 2020 the University of Bolton will be a teaching intensive, research informed higher education institution whose distinctive high quality, student-focused, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes attract applications from all over the world. It will offer an exciting and challenging student experience with high levels of proactive student support and with excellent facilities which match the quality of its academic provision. It will be a local resource, a regional asset and a national and international centre of excellence as well as a byword for exemplary vocationally focused undergraduate and postgraduate programmes delivered in Bolton and across the world. Where appropriate, our students will study in an environment which reflects as closely as possible, the working environment which they are likely to enter, with industry standard equipment.All students will be offered work-based learning through placements, internships or ‘sandwich’ gap years.