The latest review of iGraduate universities for evaluating the degree of internationalization of institutions of higher education, Bath Spa University took first place in the rating tables on several criteria, taking into account the experience of international students in selected University. The survey was conducted among 187 world universities and among the 54 British universities. Impressive results Bath Spa testify to the positive experience of students from abroad on indicators such as: support provided by the University foreign students, level of social interaction and communication between students, the overall feeling of comfort of stay in the University.
The level of support for foreign students Bath Spa took the 1st place among British universities and was also the first among world universities by the criterion of the effectiveness of personal mentoring. In addition, working with students from abroad Bath Spa was voted the best in the UK and took 9-th place among world universities.
The University has demonstrated the same excellent results and in advising foreign students on career issues: here Bath Spa was the best in the UK and in the world. The University actively helps foreign students to find work part-time, conducts counselling for career development and provides information about potential employers.
Indicators that assess the level of social interaction and communication between students, Bath Spa is ranked in the survey the following positions: 1st place amongst UK universities and 24th among world universities for the efficiency of representation of local cultural values, 2-nd place in the UK and 4th in the world in the availability of infrastructure for the organization of student activities. Rating of hospitality of the University placed the University on 2-th line in the country and 3rd in the world, noting the ease of integration of foreign students with their UK peers during cooperative learning and living.
Describing the comfort level of foreign students from daily life in the University, a review of iGraduate awarded high ratings Bath Spa. Students from abroad are satisfied with the living conditions on one of the most spectacular campuses in the UK. For parents and family members there is nothing more important than to be sure that their son or daughter lives in another country in a comfortable and safe place.
According to the criteria of safety, convenience, campus and environment, Bath Spa University was ranked in all positions 1st place in the UK and, respectively, 24-th, 7-th and 11-th place in the world.
The parameters of the "comfort of being on campus" and "buildings and infrastructure of the campus," the University was on the 2nd and 3rd places in the country of the 54 British universities and the 16-th and 24-th position in the world among 183 educational institutions in the world, who participated in the iGraduate survey.