Why choose Bristol?

Top 10 UK university (QS World Rankings 2016)

'Beating heart' surgery technique pioneered at Bristol is now used in 20% of operations worldwide

Bristol is 4th in Rough Guides' top ten cities to visit worldwide 2017

87% of students awarded a First or 2:1 (who completed their first degree in 2015/16)

A distinguished heritage - In 1929 Sir Winston Churchill was appointed the University's third Chancellor

Top 5 for research in the UK (Research Excellence Framework)

£56.5 million Life Sciences building opened in September 2014

Apply to Bristol! The courses are rigorous, but there are so many opportunities to get involved in research or student representation, and such a huge number of societies, that you won't be in danger of all work and no play.

Anna, third year (MB ChB Medicine)

500+ employer visits to campus each year

29th most international university worldwide (THES World University Rankings 2017)

I would tell any prospective students to embrace the opportunity to study at Bristol. The University has been very supportive; the department extended a warm welcome to us before the course started, which helped us settle in and feel valued.

Carol (Second year, BA English Literature and Community Engagement)

13 Nobel Prizes awarded to Bristol graduates and members of staff

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