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
Fashion graduate helps 'reclaim pink'
An image created by Nia Samuel-Johnson, a UWE Bristol Fashion graduate, has been included as the lead image in a recent article in the influential Life and Style section of the Guardian....
Silence is golden: new study explores the meanings of introversion in management education
Researchers from UWE Bristol are beginning an innovative study about introversion in Management Learning, Leadership, and the Teaching of Business Studies.The project is led by Eda Ulus (Senior …
UWE Bristol sponsors festival showcasing the best of North Somerset
The 'Made in North Somerset Festival' , now in its fourth year, is a three week celebration of local food, drink, art and craft events which will take place at a host of venues across North …
Robotics start up in final of Lloyds Bank Enterprise Awards
A company based at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL) has reached the national final of the Lloyds Bank Enterprise award for graduates, after winning the regional heat in Exeter this week. The.…
Sporting talent celebrated in new Wall of Fame at UWE Bristol
Rower Pete Reed (Double Olympic Gold medallist); Footballer Stef Oliver (Republic of Ireland International);Squash player Mohammed el-Shorbagy (PSA World No.3) and current student Rory Kavanagh …