The University of Bolton (formerly Bolton Institute of Higher Education or simply Bolton Institute) is a public university in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. It has approximately 14,000 students across all sites and courses, with 700 academic and professional staff. Around 70% of its students come from Bolton and the North West region. It has climbed to 105th place out of 119 institutions in 2016.
The Times newspaper profile states: ‘The university sees itself as a regional institution, with around three quarters of the students coming from the North West, many through partner colleges.’
The university is a member of the North West Universities Association, Universities UK and Million+.
University of Bolton has a higher than average proportion of disabled students and is hence regarded as one of the leading universities for supporting students with additional needs.
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