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Key Statistics


We're ranked 55th in the world

QS World University Rankings 2024


We're ranked 9th in the UK

QS World University Rankings 2024 (UK)


One of the 4 most targeted by top UK recruiters

High Fliers Research 2023


We’re a top 5 UK university for research quality

Times Higher Education REF 2021 quality ratings

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A chance to reform global HIV treatment

Thanks to the £5 million Wellcome Discovery Award, researchers from seven international institutions, including Bristol, hope to transform traditional HIV prevention strategies.

Surprising new insights into the formation of planets

A Neptune-sized planet denser than steel has been discovered at Bristol. An international team of astronomers believe its composition could be the result of a giant planetary clash.

Graphic of a collision, swirling neon colours on a dark background.