University of Bolton

Posted on Thursday, May 12, 2011
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University of Bolton we are a community of professionals committed to developing our students for their professional lives. With a student body of around 13,000 |you will get the best of all worlds at Bolton. You will be based on a modern, compact campus where no-one feels anonymous and, with small teaching groups on many courses, you can be sure you are a name, not just a number.

University of Bolton Institute of Higher Education was formed in 1982 by the merger of the Bolton Institute of Technology and Bolton College of Education (Technical). Bolton Institute was awarded the right to award taught degrees in 1990, with the powers to award research degrees in 1994.

Courses Offered
Undergraduate Programs

  • Bachelor degrees eg BA (Hons), BSc (Hons), BEng (Hons), BDes (Hons), LLB (Hons)
  • Foundation degree eg FdA, FdSc
  • Higher National Certificates (HNCs) and Higher National Diplomas (HNDs)
  • Professional Diploma in Education (PDE)
  • Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)

Graduate Programs

  • Taught Masters degrees eg MA, MSc, MBA
  • Masters degrees by research (MPhil)
  • Doctoral studies (PhD)
  • Graduate diplomas


  • School of Arts, Media and Education
  • School of the Built Environment and Engineering
  • School of Business and Creative Technologies
  • School of Health and Social Sciences

Centres & Institutes

  • Centre for Research for Health and Wellbeing
  • Centre for Worktown Studies
  • Institute for Educational Cybernetics
  • Institute for Materials Research and Innovation

Contact Details
University of Bolton
Deane Road, Bolton
Tel: +44 (0)1204 900600
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