The University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE Bristol)
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The University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE Bristol)

UWE Bristol is located just four miles north of Bristol city centre and has three main campuses across the city. The University has performed consistently well in the league tables in recent years, and is currently 21st place out of 121 UK institutions in the 2021 Guardian league table, and 58th out of 131 universities overall in the The Sunday Times University league table 2021.

UWE Bristol has over 30,000 students studying more than 600 courses and offers a huge range of courses including flexible study options across many courses ranging from art, education, business, law, and sciences to maths, engineering, nursing, midwifery, allied health professions, journalism and much more. 

The university has four faculties, which are:

  • Arts, Creative Industries and Education
  • Business and Law
  • Environment and Technology
  • Health and Applied Sciences

UWE Bristol has a Students’ Union (SU) to represent the student voice. There are over 160 clubs and societies for students to join, as well as a modern SU building, which includes spaces to socialise plus a bar and shop.

Sport and fitness fans are well catered for too, with a variety of activities on offer. At the University’s Centre for Sport, you’ll find everything from climbing walls to squash courts, and football pitches to fitness studios. Plus, there over 40 fitness classes per week to help you stay fit and active. 

UWE Bristol also has a wide range of on-campus and city centre accommodation options available, each offering a range of rooms and facilities. Costs vary depending on which option you choose, with fees starting from £4,436.76* for a standard room at The Hollies on Glenside Campus to £11,560.00* for top-quality, en-suite accommodation based at Nelson and Drake House in the city centre. 

*per 40-week academic year

Times Good University Guide 2022 Ranking 73/131
Guardian 2022 Ranking 36=/121
Address Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY View on Map
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