University of Bath

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is University of Bath doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 47

The University of Bath has a DitchCarbon Score of 47 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the university’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing sustainability efforts.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

The University of Bath operates within the education sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

The University of Bath is situated in the United Kingdom, a region with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the university’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with its location.

...this company is doing 0.31% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1966, the University of Bath is a prestigious institution in the education sector, situated in the historic UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath, UK. Renowned for its research-intensive approach, the university collaborates with various industries and policy makers to address societal challenges and foster innovation. It offers a range of demanding degree programs, equipping students with the necessary skills to excel in competitive work environments.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for University of Bath

University of Bath should establish and pursue clear science-based targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions, while enhancing transparency in their reporting of these emissions and progress towards their reduction goals.

Bad news, University of Bath hasn't set SBTi commitments yet

The University of Bath has not yet established specific commitments through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the university has not defined or announced clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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