Support and Advice from the University of Bolton.

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University of Bolton - No.1 University in Greater Manchester for Student Satisfaction

The University of Bolton puts our students at the heart of everything we do, whether studying on campus in Bolton or Off-campus at one of our valued partner institutions. Students studying Off-campus may face particular challenges, so this page contains support and advice. You will find answers to some frequently asked questions, documents for download that we know many students will need during their time with us, and also contact details for the Off-campus Division. There are links to study skills and other student support services and links to your course information and your partner institution.

The University of Bolton is your home, so please be welcome and contact us if we can help.

Teaching Intensive, Research Informed

Your education at the University of Bolton is ‘Teaching Intensive, Research Informed’. You will have the opportunity to study across disciplines related to health, engineering, biology and sports, and will work with the latest technological developments related to medical instrumentation, engineering and material design solutions.

The Sport & Biological Sciences Research Centre is a rapidly expanding initiative for inter-disciplinary research. Research subjects within this Centre currently include genetics, exercise physiology, environmental physiology, rehabilitation, and behavioural, personal and social aspects. If you would like to find out about the Centre’s research opportunities, please contact Dr Colin Robertson. Find out more about Research Degrees here.

Staff from The School of Sport & Biomedical Sciences also collaborate on research projects conducted by the Centre for Worktown Studies.


Interested in collaborating with the University of Bolton? The School of Sports & Biological Sciences is always interested in working with other institutions and businesses. Please contact us if you would like further information on collaboration opportunities.

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