- Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY
- 0117 965 6261
- Vice Chancellor
- Professor Steven West CBE
UWE Bristol 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.
One of the largest UK universities in terms of its 28,679 degree students and the largest provider of higher education in the South West of England, UWE Bristol has almost doubled the size of its main campus through a deal with HP. The University is consistently among the top universities for graduate employment, having 78% of its graduates in professional and graduate jobs within 6 months of graduation, compared to 71% average for all universities.
It exceeds its benchmarks for the number of students who are “first in family to higher education”, and has won praise for its widening participation and volunteering initiatives in the city. It is only one of four universities in the country to have a University Enterprise Zone providing space for over 70 businesses, and the largest UK robotics lab.
Recent news from UWE Bristol
UWE Bristol Fellowship to combine traditional printing methods with cutting-edge technology
A T-shirt print capable of warning its wearer when dangerous chemicals are in the air, and pharmaceutical packaging with ink signifying when pills are counterfeit are just two ideas likely to emerge …
UWE Bristol wins award from NUS for promoting sensible alcohol consumption
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) together with The Students' Union at UWE, has been awarded the NUS Alcohol Impact Accreditation for promoting responsible alcohol consumption in …
Honorary Fellowship of the Society for the Environment awarded to Professor James Longhurst CEnv
Professor James Longhurst, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Environment and Sustainability and a Chartered Environmentalist from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), has joined an …
UWE Bristol announces Mental Wealth First commitment
Professor Steve West, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), will today [7 December 2017] announce to a Westminster audience the University's Commitment.…
Pertinax Pharma prepares for major commercialisation drive
Pertinax Pharma is launching its antimicrobial products into the commercial market after 12 months of business growth and development at Future Space , Bristol's new tech and science hub....