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Degree Level Education at Bath College


At Bath College we are very proud of our Undergraduate programs and our students’ achievements. Through our strong links with our University partners we are able to offer our students a good range of programmes at the heart of one of Britain’s best cities. As an Undergraduate student at the College you can expect an open and inclusive learning environment where students are encouraged to develop their independent learning skills and achieve their personal goals and ambitions. By visiting these pages, you have made the first step towards gaining your higher education qualification!


Why study at Degree Level with Bath College?

There is a whole range of reasons to study at a Degree Level with us here at Bath College. Besides being cheaper and having smaller class sizes, we are also a West of England Institute of Technology, and can provide technical higher learning in new, innovative, exciting spaces. We work directly with local industry to ensure you are prepared to enter your chosen field of work when you finish your studies, and to equip the local community with the skills to thrive and grow in areas such as digital and emerging technologies.


What courses are available?

We have 6 different degree pathways available, these are Business, Sport, Education, Digital, Engineering and Construction. To find out what courses we offer under each pathway, click on the pathway you are interested in.




We offer the the Higher National Certificate in Business, this is a full time programme run over one year at our City Centre Campus.


Business HNC Full Time





We currently offer one sport course, this is an FdSc in Sports, Coaching & Exercise Science. Click the button below to find out more and apply:


FdSc in Sport



We currently offer one pathway for Education, which is the FdA in Education Studies for Teaching Assistants. Click the button below to find out more and apply:


FdA in Education




We offer the Higher National Certificate in Digital Technologies, this is a full time programme run over one year at our City Centre Campus


HNC in Digital Technologies




We offer two types of courses in our Engineering pathway, General Engineering and Electrical & Electronic Engineering. Both of these come in HNC (Higher National Certificate) and HND (Higher National Diploma) format. Use the buttons below to find out more and apply:


General Engineering HNC


General Engineering HND


Electrical Engineering HNC


Electrical Engineering HND




We offer a Construction course in both HNC (Higher National Certificate) and HND (Higher National Diploma) levels. Use the buttons below to find out more and apply:


Construction HNC





Funding & Fees

There are different routes to funding depending on which type of student you are. If you have any questions about funding and fees, you can contact our Student Advice team by either emailing or calling 01225 328 720.


Student Finance England

Higher Education students can apply for a loan to pay for tuition fees and a maintenance grant/loan for living expenses.  The amount you can borrow depends on the income of your parents or if you have been financially independent for the last 3 years then your own income. All applications for the UK are processed centrally so ensure you apply early, and provide all required information to avoid delays. To find out more about Student Finance England, click here. To apply to SFE click here.


College Bursaries

If you are enrolled on one the College’s HE courses (a course that is not linked to Bath University, Bath Spa or UWE) then you may be eligible for additional help. Please come into our Student Advice Centre for further help and advice about funding. Alternatively you can call us on (01225) 328 813 or email


International Students

The process for international students is a little more complex, but we have put together an information page which you can find by clicking the button below. If you have any further questions about how you can apply as an international student, and how it works for you, you can contact our Student Advice team by emailing or phoning 01225 328 720


View Information for International Students



UCAS Extra & Clearing

UCAS Extra is the next step if you’ve already applied through the standard UCAS route but haven’t received an offer you’re happy with. It lets you apply to additional courses one at a time. In order to use UCAS Extra you need to meet certain criteria. If you’ve used all five of your choices and you’re not holding any offers, or you’ve declined any that you’ve received, you’ll be able to use Extra to apply to our courses. It’s free to use and if you’re eligible, a UCAS Extra option will automatically appear when you sign into UCAS Track.


Before making your decision, don’t forget to take a look at our course pages for more information. You can also contact our Student Advice Team for more information on 01225 312191 or


For more information and advice, take a look at the UCAS Extra website.


Haven’t applied through UCAS yet?


Don’t worry — you can still submit an application! Our courses will also appear in UCAS clearing.







Bath College are part of the West of England Institute of Technology to deliver high quality training, learning, and professional development in a range of key areas. To find out more about the Institute of Technology use the button below:


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