University of Bolton

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University of Bolton

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  • Updated On: Jan 28,2023 10:26 AM IST

University Overview

Started life in 1824 as the Bolton Mechanics Institute, which eventually became Bolton College of Education. In 1982, this merged with the Bolton Institute of Technology to become the Bolton Institute of Higher Education, and after steadily improving its reputation it became the University of Bolton in 2005.

The University of Bolton is a dynamic, vibrant, and friendly university that offers a student experience like no other. Our goal is to help you reach your potential while developing important life skills in a positive and supportive environment.

We are one of the best universities in the UK and we have the accolades to prove it. Voted No.1 in the North West for Student Satisfaction for the past three years (Complete University Guide in 2021, 2020, and 2019), we make a great choice for your Undergraduate degree. And ranked the Top 5 in the UK for Teaching Quality (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide in 2021 and 2020), you’ll be guaranteed an outstanding course experience.

GBP 12000

Living Cost

GBP 9000-13000


GBP 12000-15000


University Facts

Established in 2005

Programmes 113 Available

Total Students 8200+

Total Int. Students 600+

Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to the University of Bolton

  • International students are considered on case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

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All Programs(113)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

9000 - 13000 Per year


12000 - 15000 Per year


GBP12972Tuition Fee

GBP12000Living Cost

Comparison with other universities of similar tier


  • Academic Counseling
  • Accomodation (On Campus)
  • Campus Security
  • Campus Shuttle
  • Career Support
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food & Dining Sevices
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • IT Services Helpdesk
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Club and Socities
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Student Learning Centre
  • Women Safety and Resources Centre
  • International Student Life Centre
  • Academic/Career Portals


When it comes to University, there is a lot is going on, both in the lead-up to starting and while studying. While this may leave you feeling overwhelmed, there are a wealth of support services available to you at Bolton. We are here to put you, the student, first!

Student Services and Life Lounge
Our Customer Service Excellence Award-winning student services team are here to support you from the moment you enrol and throughout your time at University. They are here to help you with day-to-day matters; our specialist support services include:

  • Disability Service
  • Student Funding and Finance including Budgeting Advice
  • Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
  • Bursaries, Scholarships and the Student Support Fund
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing including, Mental Health Advisors, Counsellors and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy based in the Life Lounge
  • Multi-faith chaplaincy
  • Pets as Therapy
  • Academic Advice including complaints, mitigating circumstances, appeals and timetables
  • Accommodation advice (via Orlando Village team)
  • Signposting to immigration and Tier 4 advice


Map and Location

A676 Deane Rd, Bolton BL3 5AB, United Kingdom

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