The University of Bath is a public university located in Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom. It received its Royal Charter in 1966, along with a number of institutions following the Robbins report and can trace its roots to a technical school established in Bristol in 1856. The university's main campus is located on Claverton Down , a site overlooking the city of Bath, with purpose-built campus constructed from 1964 in the modernist style of the time.
Bath's most popular programmes include Architecture, Psychology, Business Administration and Mechanical Engineering. All undergraduate subjects offer a sandwich option as part of a four or five year degree, with students able to spend a year abroad studying, or do a paid placement for a year.