New students

New students

This page will give you the information you need to prepare for your study at Bristol in the Graduate School of Arts and Humanities.

Core registration information


Before arriving at the University, read through the University's guide for new students (coming soon), which includes online registration, uploading your UCard photo, fees info and more.

Subject-specific information

Please ensure you read your subject information below.  This will provide you with important course and subject information, including course content, reading lists and academic contacts:

In-year starters

Students commencing studies in January 2016, please ensure that you register online and upload a photo for your student card at least ten days before you are due to start your studies.

Faculty registration

In addition to registering online you will also need to register in person. Please see the below Welcome Week events for further details.

MA Faculty Registration and Welcome Week Activities  (PDF, 629KB).

MPhil/Mlitt/PhD Faculty Registration and Welcome Week Activities (PDF, 586KB)

Unit choices

Students registered on taught postgraduate programmes, please ensure you submit your unit choice form by 22 August (you will be requested to do this on the 4th August, you will be emailed with further details)