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
Professor Steve West UWE Vice Chancellor on the top 50 higher education power list
Professor Steve West, Vice Chancellor of the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), is the 45 th most influential person in higher education and the 10 th most influential UK Vice …
Debating the Green Economy
As part of the Bristol European Green Capital 2015 series of events and Bristol Festival of Ideas, the 'Green Economy' is the focus of a lively debate that will look at how we might achieve the …
Formula Student goes electric
On Wednesday 25 March, UWE Bristol's Student Racing Team will launch their plans to build and race an electric car at next year's Formula Student Competition , which takes place at Silverstone in …
Atomised Mothers: A film about isolation, 'austerity' and the politics of parenthood
A film about the isolation that can be felt by new mothers will have its first public screening in Bristol on 25 March. The film will be screened at the Silai Centre , 178 Easton Road at 7.30pm at …
UWE Bristol hosts Angela Knight, former Chief Executive Officer, Energy UK
Angela Knight, former Chief Executive Officer, Energy UK, is the latest speaker to address the business community at the Bristol Distinguished Address Series (BDAs) . The event will be hosted by UWE.…