University of the West of England

country rank  42
world rank  568

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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 small city of Bristol (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), South West England. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational 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 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

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 (population range: 250,000-499,999)
BS16 1QY South West England
United Kingdom
T +44 (117) 965 6261
F +44 (117) 328 2810

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Coldharbour Lane
Bristol BS16 1QY
+44 (117) 32 83333

Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of the West of England's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
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)

Affiliations

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

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018