British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS)

More than 1,000 students represent the University of Bath in British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) competitions each year and the University holds a strong record of finishing high up in the overall BUCS rankings.

Home matches are played on Wednesday afternoons at venues across the University campus including the Sports Training Village, the St John’s and SITEC pitches, and the Founders’ Hall.

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Final BUCS points table 2017/18

Ranking University League Cup Individual Total
1 Loughborough University 2405.5 1071 2754.2 6230.7
2 Durham University 2716 1579 726 5021
3 University of Edinburgh 1995 705 1654.3 4354.3
4 University of Nottingham 2370 954 934.33 4258.33
5 University of Bath 1796 610 1059 3465

Click here to see the full table.

Sports Personality of the Year Anna Hopkin receiving her award from Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell at the 2018 Blues Awards

Blues Awards 2018

The Blues Awards ceremony is an annual celebration of student sport at the University of Bath. Sport & Exercise Science student Anna Hopkin, a swimmer who medalled at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, won the Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2018 and was presented with his prize by Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell, who is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bath. Click here to see a full list of winners.

Students’ Union sport

will-gallowayStudents’ Union Sport Officer for the 2017/18 academic year is Will Galloway, in his second year in the post. Working alongside staff to support students in their sporting endeavours, Will takes on the role of representing students and their views to the university and national organisations.

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Will is contactable via email at or follow SU Sport on twitter (@BathSUSport) to stay up to date.

Get involved in student sport

For the latest information about how to join a student sports club at the University of Bath, see the Student Sport website.

For other enquiries, contact

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