University of Bristol
About us

Founded in 1876, the University of Bristol offers a world-class learning environment. Our academic excellence is combined with an independent and forward-thinking spirit.

The University campus is at the heart of Bristol, a beautiful and vibrant city in the south-west of England.

Bristol offers more than 600 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, taught in English. Students learn in state-of-the-art facilities with academics who are leaders in their fields.

The University is at the cutting edge of global research and a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities.

Study with us

Bristol’s world-class learning experience encourages students to become independent thinkers, equipped to respond to the intellectual, social and personal challenges they encounter throughout their lives and careers and become leaders in their chosen fields.

The University of Bristol is the 62nd best university in the world, according to a new league table.

All our students have the opportunity to engage in real-life research projects on intellectually challenging courses shaped by the latest thinking.

Alongside their academic studies, our Bristol Futures curriculum provides breadth and transferable skills and makes a Bristol graduate completely unique.