University of the West of England

The University of the West of England (UWE) is a modern, growing university in the thriving harbourside city of Bristol.

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 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.

The city of Bristol is centrally located in the South West of England with good road and rail links to other parts of the UK and an International Airport on the outskirts of Bristol with regular routes to most major European destinations. Bristol is located just 90 minutes from London and just 15 minutes from the neighbouring city of Bath – a world heritage site.

From lectures to performances, Open Days to fairs, find out what's on at UWE or follow us on social media to keep in touch.

Events diary
Find out what's on at UWE Bristol and locally.

Open Days
Take the chance to explore what UWE has got to offer.

Awards ceremonies

Tickets and information for UWE awards ceremonies.

SceneIT Cinema
Grab your popcorn and head to the free cinema on Frenchay Campus.

Events by category
Browse events by theme and department.

Employers fairs
A chance for students to explore careers with employers.

Bristol Distinguished Address Series

Hear about the challenges and decisions made at the highest level of strategic leadership.

Help, advice and support throughout your studies at UWE.

Blackboard on myUWE
Access information from your lecturers, submit assignments, review your timetable.

Academic Personal Tutors
Your Academic Personal Tutor will support you for the duration of your course.

Peer Assisted Learning
Second year PAL students provide academic support to new students.

UWE Language Exchange
Improve your skills in another language.

Study spaces
How to find study spaces, PCs, and group study rooms.

Find books, journal articles, renew books online and access 24/7 library support.

Disability Services
Access the full range of academic, cultural and social activities the University offers.

English language support
All UWE students can access help to develop English language skills.

Faculty study support
Extra study support provided by your faculty.




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