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
UWE's world-leading research increases by 170%
The volume of world-leading research at UWE Bristol (the University of the West of England, Bristol) has gone up by 170%, according to the results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 …
Students volunteer to make Bristol Greenest Capital
Bristol's universities are joining forces to make an impact of over Â£1 million on the city's economy whilst making positive and sustainable environmental changes during Bristol 2015 European Green …
UWE Bristol students named in most influential Bristolians under 24
Three UWE Bristol students have been included in Rife Magazine's 24 Most Influential Bristolians under 24 .Anna-May Richards, Silas Adekunle and Rhys Buchanan appear on the list in the Green, …
UWE Bristol unveils new Â£13m student accommodation - Wallscourt Park Residences
First year students at UWE Bristol are experiencing the benefits of the new Â£13m townhouse style accommodation on Frenchay Campus. Wallscourt Park Residences, will be officially launched at an …
3D printed hand wins award
Open Bionics founder Joel Gibbard has won a prosthetic innovation award from The Limbless Association for his work developing 3D printed robotic hands for amputees....