University of the West of England
- Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY
- 0117 965 6261
- Vice Chancellor
- Professor Steven West
UWE has well over 1,000 developed partnerships from Aardman to the World Health Organisation, from North America to Vietnam, which it uses to the benefit of its students, research and knowledge exchange activities.
The 6th largest university in terms of its 30,000 degree students and the largest provider of postgraduate education in the South-West, UWE has doubled the size of its main campus through a deal with HP. The university is the winner of the Exel Widening Participation University of the Year, through delivering an annual outreach programme to 10,000 pupils and 20,000 volunteering hours.
A third of research is world leading/internationally excellent and regularly a top new university for successful research applications. UWE runs a unique Graduate Development Programme to improve the employability skills of students giving them consistently high employment.
Recent news from University of the West of England
UWE Bristol celebrates six years of sponsoring Bristol Pride
For the sixth year running, UWE Bristol is proud to be sponsoring Bristol Pride 2015 , a week-long celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities across the South West,.…
UWE Bristol fine print research showcased at national event hosted by Research Council UK
Professor Stephen Hoskins, Director of the Centre for Fine Print Research at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), has been invited by the Arts and Humanities Research Council …
Time stands still for start of landmark Â£50m building
The first stage of construction on UWE Bristol's landmark Â£50m Faculty of Business and Law will be marked by a 'time capsule' being buried on site on Tuesday 7 July.The 'time capsule' containing …
UWE students design new Bristol Pounds
Two of the new designs for the #NewBristolPounds released on Wednesday 1 July  are by students from UWE Bristol.The competition received over 300 entries from artists, amateur and …
UWE Bristol and Bristol Zoo link up for new Wildlife Conservation MSc
UWE Bristol and Bristol Zoological Society (BZS) have joined forces to create an exciting new MSc in Wildlife Conservation . Students will be based at Bristol Zoo where they will work with …