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
Meet the Employers: UWE Bristol prepares for biggest ever Careers Fair
Wednesday 7 October 2015, 11.00-15.00, Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC)3000 students are expected to visit over 170 employer exhibitors at the UWE Bristol Meet the Employers Fair . The …
National Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats launched
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will be at the forefront of the UK's new centre for the development and use of economic and social science research to understand, mitigate and …
Science for Environment Policy News Service releases special issue on 'Migration in Response to Environmental Change'
An international environmental news and information service based at UWE Bristol called, Science for Environment Policy (SfEP) has just released a timely report on Migration in response to …
Young people with cleft lip or palate wanted for study of their school experiences
A new study into the school experiences of young people who were born with a cleft lip/palate has just begun at the University of the West of England(UWE Bristol), aimed at improving the support …
UWE Bristol research team contributes to new blood and transplant unit
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is collaborating with the University of Bristol (UoB) in the recently announced Blood and Transplant Research Unit (BTRU) that will be based in …