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
Engineering Design and Mathematics at UWE Bristol secures Athena SWAN award
UWE Bristol's Department of Engineering Design and Mathematics has been successful in securing an Athena SWAN award.Athena SWAN awards recognise institutions' and departments' commitment to …
UWE Bristol leases electric cars to encourage staff to leave their car at home
In celebration of Bristol Green Capital year the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has extended its pool car provision to include electric cars to encourage staff to travel to work in a.…
UWE Bristol Finance student wins national award
Deepak Lalwani Idnani, a student on the MSc Finance programme at UWE Bristol, has been awarded second place and an overall prize of Â£1500 in the national finals of the CISI Educational Trust …
Leader of UWE Bristol sponsored project wins the world's largest environmental prize
Howard Wood, chairman of the Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST) will be awarded a prestigious Goldman | Environmental Prize for Europe at a ceremony on Monday 20 April in San Francisco, USA.…
UWE holds debate on how much we value nature in an age of genetic modification
UWE Bristol is organising a free public debate on the value of nature on Thursday 16 April at the Watershed .The event is entitled “Nature after Nature: The Value of Being Natural in the Age of...