Open events and virtual visits

Visit us on campus or attend an online event to find out about the student experience at Bristol. Find live talks or watch on-demand, chat with our expert staff and students, explore our virtual tours and find out more about the courses we offer.

Undergraduate events
Find out about our events and tours for prospective undergraduate students.

Postgraduate events
Discover on-demand resources, campus tours, and upcoming postgraduate events.

A university for a progressive city

We're ranked 55th in the worldQS World University Rankings 2024
We're ranked 9th in the UKQS World University Rankings 2024 (UK)
One of the 4 most targeted by top UK recruitersHigh Fliers Research 2023
We’re a top 5 UK university for research qualityTimes Higher Education REF 2021 quality ratings

Could robots master human hand movements?

Researchers at Bristol Robotics Laboratory have seen incredible results from their new Bi-Touch system, which allows robots to carry out tasks with near-human levels of dexterity.

Learn more about bi-manual robots

A revolutionary test for dementia detection

A simple new test to improve early detection for dementia and Alzheimer's disease developed by the Universities of Bath and Bristol, with the potential to lower the age of diagnosis by five years.

Find out how the Fastball test works


Our academics and students regularly make the headlines. From life-changing research to enterprising partnerships, major awards to charitable endeavours, Bristol is bursting with inspiration.

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