UWE Bristol

Welcome to UWE Bristol

Build a solid foundation for your future by studying at UWE Bristol, one of the UK’s most career-focused universities. Graduates enjoy superb employment opportunities, and the University is based in a city repeatedly voted as one of the UK’s best places to live.

You can progress to a UWE Bristol degree through a preparation course at UWE Bristol’s International College, based on the University campus.

Reasons to study at UWE Bristol

One of the UK's largest paid internship programmes

with more than 9,200 work placements undertaken in 2016-17

Top 20 in the UK for effectiveness of teaching

Guardian University Guide 2018

Award-winning careers website for international students

offering fantastic career opportunities

Based in Bristol, the UK's 'best city to live in'

Sunday Times Best Places To Live Guide 2017

Guaranteed entry

when you pass your College course at the required level with good attendance

UWE Bristol subject ranking highlights

Subject areaUK rankingSource
ArchitectureTop 15Complete University Guide 2018
Building8thComplete University Guide 2018
Education11thGuardian University Guide 2018
History (research impact)8thTimes Higher Education interpretation of Research Excellence Framework 2014
Journalism, Publishing and Public Relations12thGuardian University Guide 2018
Politics11thGuardian University Guide 2018
Town and Country PlanningTop 20Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018

Why choose UWE Bristol?

Benjamin Bristol college student

Benjamin from Ghana

Master's degree in Transport at UWE Bristol

Bristol is a great place to study. In my free time, I like to go out with my friends and visit the city centre. We also like to relax at the University’s excellent Students’ Union.

U W E Bristol University Student Rahama

Rahama from Nigeria

Bachelor's degree in Law at UWE Bristol

My first impression was that everyone on the campus was extremely friendly. It was very comforting to come from somewhere so far away and just feel very welcomed.

At UWE Bristol, we offer an excellent experience for students from around the world, within a vibrant, healthy and sustainable learning environment. Your student experience and preparation for life after graduation are our top priorities.
UWE Bristol Vice Chancellor
Steve West Vice-Chancellor and CEO

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