University of the West of England

University of the West of England

Address
Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY
Website
http://www.uwe.ac.uk
Telephone
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 student becomes number 1 squash player in the world
UWE Bristol student, Mohamed Elshorbagy, has topped the Professional Squash Association's (PSA) World Rankings, following his victory at the 2014 Delaware Investments US Open in Philadelphia .…

Bristol Robotics Lab start-ups make royal pitch
Three new start-up tech businesses based in the Bristol Robotics Lab (BRL) will be taking their innovative ideas to the Pitch@Palace Bootcamp today, The Duke of York's acclaimed initiative to …

From Bristol to Trondheim – summer internship inspires Architect student
From teaching herself web design to trying her hand at Norwegian, a 16 week summer internship at UWE Bristol has equipped March Architecture student, Sophie Jarzebowski, with new skills, new …

Report cites UWE Bristol as 'progressive' in driving economic growth in the West
A national report by the City Growth Commission has cited the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) as 'pioneering progressive practices' in driving economic growth by encouraging …

UWE green intern boosts Bristol hotel's energy-saving credentials
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