“At the University of Bolton, we take great pride in providing a quality, supportive learning environment for our students.”
Professor George E Holmes DL | President & Vice Chancellor
“...tutors are very supportive and you’re not just a student ID number, at this university you are an individual with a name.”
Ellisse Vernon | BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing
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At Bolton, we are proud to be voted in the Top 40 of The Guardian Good University Guide for 2023; course, teaching and feedback satisfaction, student-to-staff ratio, and spend-per-student. Ranking 38th out of the 121 listed universities, we are delighted to be recognised for providing our students a positive university experience.
Driven by teaching quality, supporting our students is our core focus of the experience at the University of Bolton. But don’t just take our word for it; see what our students have said.
“The quality of teaching on the course is second-to-none. It’s been a fantastic experience so far, as the lecturers help everyone develop with their passion for the craft and enthusiasm. No matter the day, they always bring their ‘A’ game and share their infectious positivity and motivation.”
- Oscar Owen | Film FX Student
“I’ve met kind colleagues and very supportive tutors. I am grateful for the opportunity I was given and would definitely recommend the University of Bolton as the best place to study.”
- Alex Manole | Health and Social Care Student
“I applied to this campus as soon as I walked in. I knew that it was a friendly place that was a good size and would be more suited for my needs. The lecturers were great and friendly, and I knew that they had my best interests at heart.”
- Megan Louise Vickers | Graphic Design Student
“Throughout the placement, the clinical nurse tutors come and see you every week to ensure everything is going smoothly and to highlight any issues if any. I couldn’t recommend studying at the University of Bolton enough, it is fantastic!”
- Ellisse Vernon | Student Adult Nursing Student
“The class sizes are small so you get a lot of contact time with the tutors and the lecturers record their classes and workshops so we can always catch up if we ever get behind. They’re genuinely really helpful and nice, so I know they’re there if I ever need any support or advice.”
- Ferdous Fraitis | English and Creative Writing Student
“One thing that makes the University of Bolton so special is that everyone is totally student-focused; we are not just a number.”
- ebra Jones | Criminological and Forensic Psychology Student
These are the reasons why the University of Bolton has been voted first for Student Satisfaction for the past five years*; we dedicate our efforts to putting our students and their needs first!
Want to see for yourself? Come and explore what #UniAsItShouldBe is all about by registering for one of our upcoming Open Days. Speak to our lecturers and students and see why Bolton could be the right place to pursue your career ambitions.
*Complete University Guide – 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019 - Northwest