Archive for: March 2016

Job vacancies

  The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity ­­­___________________________________________________________________   Due to exceptional recruitment and retention of students the UTC wish to appoint outstanding teachers to the following positions from September 2016:   Assistant Principal: Teacher Leader Mathematics   Lead Teacher Mathematics   Teacher of Chemistry...

Harvard referencing, updated!

Harvard Referencing
The Harvard Referencing guide given in BISSTO has been revised and expanded to include examples of many more different sources. Some of the existing advice has been slightly amended, but does not differ significantly from the previous version. The main amendment is the removal of <> around URLs; most...

Prevent (Counter-Terrorism) Duty – an update

As part of the UK Government’s strategy to reduce terrorism, the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 introduced new measures aimed at countering the risk of terrorism and radicalisation. Under the Act, the University has to show ‘due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism’....

Easter break

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Inside UoB is taking a break for Easter. Next Friday is a Bank Holiday so we’ll be back on Friday 1 April. Over Easter we’ll be working on some new features for Inside UoB. These are being developed in response to your feedback from our last survey earlier in the academic...

In the media

In the news
Pro Vice Chancellor Baroness Warsi featured in the Guardian this week in the ‘Saturday Interview’. In the extensive interview Baroness Warsi discussed a range of topics including the Baroness Warsi Foundation which launches next week.   The seventh annual Health Mela took place at the University on Saturday and was...

Job vacancies

  Please find below details of new vacancies at the University – job description, person specification and further particulars – including how to apply – for these roles can be viewed on our website: or requested by email: .   The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality...

Easter in the Chaplaincy

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We wish everybody a peaceful break, and to those who will be celebrating Easter, Purim, Holi or any other festival, a blessed time. For further information about the Chaplaincy Service, please visit

University-wide employability focus

A host of events, special lectures, conferences, workshops and presentations marked Employability Week at the University of Bolton. Guest lectures from companies and organisations around the region brought industry insight into how businesses run best and the opportunities available today for graduates. The importance of employees and shared organisational...

In the media

In the news
PhD student Maeve Geary appeared in the Daily Express with her story on leading a double life as a bouncer and student. Maeve studied Special Effects at the University and will soon travel to America to complete her PhD course at Boston Children’s Hospital. Professor of Theatre, David Thacker,...

Ryder lecture with our Chancellor

‘The modernisation of access to justice in times of austerity’ was the title of this year’s annual Ryder Lecture, delivered by one of the most senior judges in the country and Chancellor of the University of Bolton, Professor The Right Honourable Sir Ernest Ryder, Senior President and Lord Justice of Appeal, PC Kt TD DL LLD (hc). Now...
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