Archive for: March 2017

The Art of Dying Exhibition

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, Bolton Hospice and the University of Bolton are working together to support ‘Dying Matters’ by holding an art exhibition on Thursday 16 March. The theme of the exhibition is ‘The Art of Dying’ which will take place between 10am and 3pm in the Social Learning Zone....

Prudential AVC Presentations

Mark Flanagan from Prudential will be back on campus on Wednesday 15 March for presentations to Staff. The Local Government Presentation is in the morning and the Teachers Pension presentation is in the afternoon. Please contact Martin Evans for a copy of the link to the booking forms.

Teachers’ Pension Scheme

Whilst the contribution rates are not changing the boundaries of the contribution tiers are changing from April 2017. Therefore you may be paying more in contributions, or paying less in contributions or the contributions may stay the same.  Please look at the chart below and if you have any...

Vacancies at the University

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: . *Please note, the university reserves the right to shorten/extend the...

Northern Rail train strike

Northern Rail have announced that due to planned industrial action on Monday 13 March, Northern services will be affected. Any train services that are able to run will be extremely busy. Information on the scaled back services is available at However, this is subject to change and passengers...

Accreditation award for Accountancy

The University is delighted to announce that its BA (Hons) Accountancy course has secured an extension to its Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) accreditation until 2023. For aspiring accountants looking to progress to professional status, completing the ACCA accredited BA (Hons) course along with the ACCA professional programme...

Sports Day 2017

  From the sack race to the egg and spoon, you’ll find it all on the Sward on Wednesday 22 March in the 2017 Sports Day, and all in aid of Comic Relief! All students, staff and alumni are welcome, so get your team of four registered at the SU...

New staff at the University

New starters
HR would like to welcome the following new starter to the University:   Mrs Katie Bannister Lecturer in Health School of Health and Human Sciences Commenced employment on Monday 27 February 2017   We wish Katie every success in her career at the University  
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