The University of Bolton traces its history back to the foundation in 1825, of the Bolton Mechanics’ Institute, one of the first to be established in the UK.Our degree programmes are developed in collaboration with industry and professional bodies. Many offer an additional qualification or accreditation which can prove invaluable when job hunting. The University of Bolton continues, in 2015, to offer programmes with a strong vocational, professionally focused orientation and it has a strong vocational, professionally focused, orientation.
The University of Bolton is in a strong position to capitalise on the challenges and opportunities of the current and future higher education environment. The University and and all its programmes will present a distinctive competence and unique excellence. As an organisation striving for the highest quality in all we do, we will offer our students the very best teaching-intensive experience underpinned and informed by high-quality research which is directly linked to teaching.
Our goal is to help you reach your potential, while developing important life skills in a positive and supportive environment. At the University of Bolton, we offer you more than just careers advice. We want you to achieve career success and we will help you every step of the way, providing you with employability experiences that will enhance your CV and boost your skills. We can help you with exploring your career options, applying for job vacancies, writing a CV and covering letter, finding a work placement and developing those skills and attributes that employers look for.