University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol

About UWE Bristol

UWE Bristol is a modern and dynamic university – one of the largest and most popular in the UK, with students coming from nearly 100 countries. Students at UWE Bristol benefit greatly from the university partnerships; they receive a curriculum that is up to date, exciting projects, and work experience opportunities, knowledgeable guest lectures with global experience, and a unique Graduation Development Programme.

UWE Bristol courses are informed by companies and professional bodies, many with global recognition. This means that what students learn will be relevant and up-to-date, and exactly what employers look for in a graduate.

From the moment students arrive in the UK, they will feel right at home. UWE Bristol offers a free pickup service from Bristol International Airport or Heathrow Airport. The international programme for international students helps international students to find their feet, make friends, find their way around and settle in. And with a whole range of social activities, UWE Bristol ensures that this support continues throughout the students' studies.

In addition to academic support, UWE Bristol helps students with part time work and volunteering opportunities. Global Student Support offers advice and guidance. UWE Bristol is committed to help students prepare for life after study with specific career support and advice.

All international students who register by the 1st of July are guaranteed a space in university-approved accommodation. And with a wide range of friendly, safe and secure accommodation to choose from there is something to suit everyone.

Bristol is a truly diverse city – a wonderful place to both study and live. The city is well known for its wide range of festivals and events which take place throughout the year. And if international students are looking for a taste of home, Bristol offers a good variety of specialist food shops as well as ethnic food from all over the world.

Why Choose UWE Bristol?

  • Ranked 4th out of 33 institutions for Earth and Marine Sciences by The Guardian Good University Guide 2013
  • Ranked 4th out of 18 institutions for Land & Property Management by The Guardian Good University Guide 2013
  • Top 6 University in England for graduate employment (source HESA)

Fantastic Learning Facilities @ UWE Bristol

The university provides fantastic learning facilities that help deliver an excellent learning experience for the students. Among the facilities are:

  • Crime scene house where Forensic students learn practical skills to support the science of crime scene investigation
  • Flight simulator where Aerospace Engineering students are able to test their design in a 3D model environment
  • Mock courtroom and virtual law office for students at UWE Bristol's Law School benefit from virtual and actual simulations of the professional legal environment
  • Reuters Trading Room provide students with hands-on experience of a genuine trading platform that interfaces with global financial markets
  • Professional Art, Media and Design studios with the state-of-the-art equipment for our creative and media students

Scholarships @ UWE Bristol

  • 1 X 100% Lord Templeman LLB Law Scholarship for Mauritius (UG, Competitive, First 2 years only)
  • 1 X 100% Global Student Scholarship (PG, Competitive)
  • 1 X 100% Justice Malek Ahmad Scholarship (PG, Competitive)
  • 1 X 100% Milennium Development Scholarship (PG, Competitive)
  • 1 X 100% Professor Arthur Li Scholarship (PG, Competitive)
  • 1 X 100% Excellence in Sports Scholarship (UG/PG, Competitive, Per Year)
  • Various MBA Scholarship for international MBA applicants (Competitive)
  • Up to £1,500 Academic Merit Scholarship (UG/PG, Competitive, Year 1)
  • Please get in touch with PTC for details!