The University of the West of England (UWE) is a modern, growing university in the thriving harbourside city of Bristol. UWE Bristol is one of Britain's most popular universities with over 27,000 students and 3,000 staff. Students come to UWE from all parts of the UK, as well as a significant and growing number of international students from over 140 countries worldwide.
UWE is a multi-site university. It has three campuses in and around Bristol encompassing fourteen departments covering a wide range of disciplines and expertise. In addition, we also have an associate faculty, Hartpury College and a regional education centre, both in Gloucester.
UWE is continually developing and has committed to investing £250m on projects as part of the UWE New Campus Masterplan. Projects include a new Faculty of Business and Law building, Student Union building and student accommodation on Frenchay Campus.
The University offers more than 600 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, professional and short course levels, and prides itself on consistently high assessment scores for teaching quality. UWE's focus on partnerships and links with major employers provide opportunities for our students to get real world experience and develop the skills they need to succeed in their chosen career.
UWE has an active research community which makes a significant contribution to advances in industry, commerce, health and technology, both nationally and internationally. Through the breadth and quality of its teaching and research, and by providing expertise for businesses, UWE makes a major contribution to the social and economic development of Bristol and the region.