Experience academic excellence in Britain's best city

Named the best place to live in the UK 2017
(The Sunday Times)

Study Abroad for international exchanges and direct enrol

Bristol offers a highly flexible Study Abroad experience, with two different programmes to suit your English language ability. 

Erasmus+ for European exchange partners

Our Erasmus programme is open to students from our exchange partners within Europe.

Student life

Join our friendly community: see where you could live, how we support your wellbeing and the activities and societies our Students' Union offers.

Academic life

Experience our world-renowned teaching system: learn how you will be taught and assessed; how we convert and transfer credits and transcripts and view key semester dates.

1st in UK
The Sunday Times 'Best Places to Live' 2017

Joint 5th
For research intensity in the UK (Times Higher Education analysis of REF 2014)

9th in UK
QS World University Rankings 2021

partner universities worldwide

years of city history to explore

Why Bristol?

Virtual tour

Explore the campus, accommodation and our fantastic location in the heart of Bristol.

Overall, this has been one of the best semesters of my life. I have no regrets and I’m really happy I decided to come to Bristol

Juan Pablo (University of Rochester, USA)

Everyone was so kind and welcoming here. The accommodation had everything you need to make you feel at home

Valentina (Universitdad Catolica de Chile, Chile)

It's a very young city with students everywhere. It's very peaceful and easy to live here even though you're in the middle of the city.

Chae (Seoul National University, Korea)
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