Information for prospective students

Study at Bristol

The School of Arts offers a stimulating and challenging study experience across a tremendous range of programmes.  Subject areas comprise: philosophy (including programmes with connections to mathematics and medical sciences), drama (film, tv, and theatre studies), archaeology, anthropology (including human evolution and social anthropology), and music (history of music, performance, composition).

Useful information, which includes details about the university and its various programmes, advice about money and details of accommodation can be found in the university undergraduate prospectus, the university postgraduate prospectus and the university study page.   Specific department information can be accessed below under department information.  All our postgraduate students are also members of the Graduate School of Arts and Humanities.

Bristol is a beautiful, multicultural city with an interesting history.  To find out what it's like to live here, The city of Bristol gives a fascinating insight into its history and way of life.

Open days

Open days are an ideal opportunity to find out more about academic and social life at the University.  Making the right decision can seem overwhelming and the open day will answer many of your questions and give you a real flavour of university life.  You can find out more from the main University open days website.

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