University of the West of England

country rank  44
world rank  505

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University Overview

Founded in 1992, University of the West of England is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium city of Bristol (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), South West England. Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution. University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 years old UK higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UWE Bristol also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym UWE Bristol
Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1894
Motto Light Liberty Learning
Colours White, red and black

University Location

Address Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane
Bristol
BS16 1QY South West England
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (117) 965 6261
Fax +44 (117) 328 2810

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Coldharbour Lane
Bristol BS16 1QY
(117) 32 83333

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of the West of England's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Privy Council


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association of MBAs (AMBA)
  • British Computer Society (BCS)
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)
  • Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS)
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Universities UK
  • University Alliance

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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