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
UK facility to encourage robotic innovation in industry is launched
A new initiative to encourage and support the take up of robotics technology within industry across Europe is being launched at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL) on Wednesday 26 November.The …
UWE Bristol award Honorary Degree to Dr Deborah Evans
Dr Deborah Evans is to be awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science in recognition of her significant contribution in the field of health.The Honorary Degree will be conferred at the Awards …
UWE Bristol award Honorary Degree to Dr Peter Hargreaves
Dr Peter Hargreaves is to be awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration in recognition of his exceptional business leadership and in particular his contribution to business …
UWE Bristol award Honorary Degree to John Laycock
John Laycock is to be awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Education in recognition of his significant contribution to education.The Honorary Degree will be conferred at the Awards Ceremony of …
UWE Bristol award honorary degree to Dr Colin Skellett
Dr Colin Skellett is to be awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Engineering in recognition of his exceptional business leadership and services to the charity WaterAid .The Honorary Degree will …