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Address: College Road, Bangor LL57 2DG, Wales
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Great university

Great unioversity, had a few friends who went there. The area is very nice and the university remionds me of Hogwarts. The people are freindly and there are many shops around.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Great unioversity, had a few friends who went there. The area is very nice and the university remionds me of Hogwarts. The people are freindly and there are many shops around.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Bangor University is just great! Helpful lecturers, great people and atmosphere and beautiful surroundings (I had a view on the sea and mountains at same time!) I really appreciate the fact that the sport clubs were free of charge for students and that it was easily to feel the real student atmosphere there! I studied MBA Environmental Management and I... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

A beautiful setting steeped with history, gorgeous architecture and staff who are happy to talk. The central gardens reminded me of a film set and don't miss the restaurant, The terrace, quite special..

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I went to the open day last year when looking for prospective universities. I was interested in the media course. When we turned up the building was amazing somewhat like harry potter! The halls of residence was ok but the course was awful. We turned up to talk to the media lecturers and 'professional' teachers and course leaders. Non of... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Great Uni, my son is there at the moment and loves it! It is the perfect location and would inspire anyone to learn and enjoy it while they do. Great for when visiting too such a beautiful place.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Open day was very informative and very well organised. It is advisable to get a taxi to the University as parking is difficult.

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Pentraeth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Lovely architecture at the main building on college road, however the neighbouring building is totally out of character. It looks like something out of a 70s sci-fi movie and spoils the grandeur of the big building.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The university had a beautiful view and the hall was magnificent. Would strongly recommend anyone to take a walk when it is warmer!!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The University is very old & beautiful. We sat through the opening speech then followed the student to the appropriate room for another talk. Then at the end the lecturer asked what everyone wanted to study. She spoke to us at the end to say we were in the wrong place & should have been in Wrexham. Now if she... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This place has everything you'll need! The law library (as a law student) is outstanding! Mairwen the library assistant is exceptional. The hole university both in and out looks and feels like Hogwarts. The staff are very helpful too regardless of your query. I fully recommend studying here as the locals are friendly and the students and lecturers the same,... More 

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Address: College Road, Bangor LL57 2DG, Wales
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Bangor

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