Study with us

Studying Physics at Bristol is an amazing experience. The university is one of the best in the country with excellent facilities, which offer us a wide range of opportunities. What sets the School of Physics at the University of Bristol apart is the friendly academic staff and the huge number of research opportunities.

Elena Tsolaki, BSc Physics

What's Bristol like?

Discover what it's like to study here, watch our school videos and hear from our students why you should choose Bristol.

Our research

Our internationally renowned researchers work on everything from astrophysics and major projects at CERN to quantum engineering and smart technologies.

Equality and diversity

We're committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for our students and staff and have a Juno Practitioner Award and an Athena Swan Bronze Award.


We want everyone to experience the wonder of physics. From talks and demos in schools to hosting our own Festival of Physics here in Bristol, we deliver a whole range of outreach activities.


We collaborate with companies, undertaking contract research, making our labs and state-of-the-art equipment available for use and opening up new funding routes. 


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