The Centre for Public Engagement (CPE) provides support for public engagement at the University, working with those already involved and encouraging others to take their first steps. A small department within the Marketing and Communications Division of the University, the Centre works to:
Public engagement is already well established at the University and you can read about Public engagement - a Bristol tradition. In some cases, it takes place independently of the Centre for Public Engagement. That many departments have embraced public engagement as an integral part of their teaching and research is inspiring. This contributes to the shared process of building a positive internal environment for public engagement across the University. Examples of this engagement can be found in our brochure, Public Engagement at the University of Bristol (PDF, 862kB).
If you are experienced or completely new to public engagement and have any queries in this area please contact us.