• Ranking
  • Location
    Frenchay , Glenside, City Campus and Gloucester.
  • Intake
    January,September
  • Average Fees
    Around £15,750

University Overview

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a modern and dynamic University welcoming students from 140 countries. With over 30,000 students and 3,200 staff it is one of the largest and most popular universities in the UK. UWE Bristol is based across three campuses in the city of Bristol.

UWE Bristol has climbed to 21st place in the UK in the latest annual Guardian university league table2021.

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been ranked joint 2nd in England and 7th in the UK for overall student satisfaction by the National Student Survey, 2020. Likewise, UWE Bristol scored 88% for overall student satisfaction which is significantly above the national average of 83% for all UK universities.

UWE Bristol has been recognised with the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

UWE Bristol has been ranked in the top 30 UK universities in the latest Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables’, 2020.

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been ranked in the top 20 of UK universities for graduate employability according to the new Graduate Outcomes Survey results released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA).

UWE Bristol works with employers to make sure its courses are up-to-the minute industry-relevant, and offer placement and internship opportunities. Working with over 1,000 employers – from Airbus to the NHS – courses are developed to meet professional standards. You can be sure to leave as a ‘work-ready’ graduate.

The Students’ Union (SU) is the heart of UWE Bristol’s student community, democratically elected to ensure the student voice is heard at every level of the institution. It’s also the social hub of the campus, with a selection of affordable bars, clubs and restaurants catering to all.

UWE, Bristol offers two-year master’s courses in both Information Technology and International Management, which have the option of a placement

UWE is ranked in #801-1000 in Qs Global World University Rankings.

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a modern and dynamic University welcoming students from 140 countries. With over 30,000 students and 3,200 staff it is one of the largest and most popular universities in the UK. UWE Bristol is based across three campuses in the city of Bristol.

• UWE Bristol has climbed to 21st place in the UK in the latest annual Guardian university league table2021.

• The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been ranked joint 2nd in England and 7th in the UK for overall student satisfaction by the National Student Survey, 2020. Likewise, UWE Bristol scored 88% for overall student satisfaction which is significantly above the national average of 83% for all UK universities.

• UWE Bristol has been recognised with the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

• UWE Bristol has been ranked in the top 30 UK universities in the latest Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables’, 2020.

• The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been ranked in the top 20 of UK universities for graduate employability according to the new Graduate Outcomes Survey results released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA).

• UWE Bristol works with employers to make sure its courses are up-to-the minute industry-relevant, and offer placement and internship opportunities. Working with over 1,000 employers – from Airbus to the NHS – courses are developed to meet professional standards. You can be sure to leave as a ‘work-ready’ graduate.

• The Students’ Union (SU) is the heart of UWE Bristol’s student community, democratically elected to ensure the student voice is heard at every level of the institution. It’s also the social hub of the campus, with a selection of affordable bars, clubs and restaurants catering to all.

• UWE, Bristol offers two-year master’s courses in both Information Technology and International Management, which have the option of a placement

• UWE is ranked in #801-1000 in Qs Global World University Rankings.

• Bristol is a city that's famous for its rebellious streak, independent thinking, and edgy creativity. A city booming with potential: best place to live (Sunday Times, 2017), best city for job opportunities (Royal Mail, 2018), one of the best cities to visit (Independent, 2019).
• UWE Bristol remains in the top 10 for student satisfaction for its postgraduate programmes for the third consecutive year, according to the latest Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES).
• The destinations of leavers from higher education survey shows the value of a UWE Bristol degree in kick-starting career and 79% of graduates were in professional or managerial jobs after six months. (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2018).
• 79% of UWE research is considered to be world leading or internationally excellent.

UG- GPA of 4.6 or more in your HSC or above 60%
PG- GPA of 2.7 or more in a bachelor's of Arts/Science/Commerce Acceptable English language Criteria:

  • UWE Bristol Online English Language Test
  • UKVI IELTS
  • PTE
  • TOFEL
  • Duolingo

Particularly popular amongst Bangladeshi students looking to study Law.
Highly commended (in the top 15)

  • 11th: Biosciences, including biology and zoology
  • 11th: Law, including Law with a language
  • 15th: Geography and environmental studies
  • 15th: Psychology
  • 15th: religious study and theology

1st Formations Business Scholarship. This scholarship is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students studying with Bristol Business School.

This Scholarship awards up to 10 successful applicants with a bursary of £600 each. To be eligible you must meet the following criteria:

• A current student in a recognised UK academic institution or recognised US academic institution.
• Display a desire to run your own business.
• Demonstrate academic excellence by providing a letter of recommendation from a tutor or course co-ordinator.
• Must not be a previous recipient of the 1st Formations Business Scholarship.
• Demonstrate personal circumstances which make you a suitable candidate for additional financial support.