Why choose Bristol?

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Get connected and secure your future

Our strong industry partnerships mean our students have access to collaborative networks, training opportunities and resources, both while studying here and after graduation. Our alumni are among the highest paid and in the top five most targeted by UK employers (High Fliers 2020).

Make an impact

Our academics tackle real-world, global challenges. From the search for a vaccine for COVID-19 to climate change. Bristol’s Research and Enterprise Development team amplify research impact in many ways, including brokering business-collaborations and facilitating spin outs.

In the UK's top ten universities

QS World University Rankings 2022.

Be taught by world-leading researchers

Learn from our internationally renowned academics and join our thriving interdisciplinary research community. Access opportunities to connect, collaborate and showcase your work to peers and the world.


Collaborate and broaden horizons

Join the Bristol Doctoral College, a vibrant community of over 3,000 researchers. Here you can access an extensive programme of training and events to boost personal and professional development.


Seventh most targeted by top employers

High Fliers Research 2021.

Enjoy Bristol city culture

Immerse yourself in Bristol's vibrant and artistic atmosphere while studying and beyond. Our city is home to a thriving economy centred on creative media, technology, electronics and aerospace engineering industries, providing a range of educational and professional opportunities.


Benefit from cutting-edge facilities

We continually invest in cutting-edge technology, facilities and infrastructure. Alongside we have nine University libraries housing over 1.4 million volumes of printed books and journals, as well as a huge range of online resources.

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