Bristol is one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK, ranked 55th in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2024.
Bristol is at the cutting edge of global research. We have made innovations in areas ranging from cot death prevention to nanotechnology.
Study at Bristol
Explore our undergraduate courses and postgraduate programmes, and discover what Bristol has to offer.
We serve and work with the wider community of Bristol to benefit us all. Find out what you can do with the University.
Tours and visits
Undergraduate open days, postgraduate visit days, campus tours, school and college events, virtual tours.
Maps and travel
University campus map, how to get here, getting around, where to stay, where is Bristol?
University dates and calendar, open day dates, academic dates, closure days.
How the University is governed and managed, including the constitution, decision-making bodies, organisational structure and the Executive Group.
Anti-racism at the University of Bristol
The University is committed to tackling racism across the entire institution. We will work with our communities to create long-lasting, positive change.
Women at Bristol
Find out about the history of women at Bristol, women at Bristol today and how we are striving for gender equality.
Sustainability is part of everything we do: our research, our curricula, our buildings and the student experience.
History of the University
The University was the first higher education institution in the UK to admit men and women on an equal basis.
Nobel Prizes and Fellowships
The academic quality of the University is reflected partly in the Nobel Prizes and Fellowships associated with the University community.
Rankings and reputation
Bristol consistently ranks in the world's top 100 and UK's top ten universities in league tables that draw on information about both research and teaching excellence.
Facts and figures
Student numbers, application ratios, UCAS tariff scores, graduate destinations, staff statistics, financial figures.
Vision and strategy
Our mission explains why we exist, our reason for being and what we do. Our vision states where we want to be, and what we set out to achieve by 2030.
Publications and reports
The University's Annual Report and Financial Statements are published every autumn.
Bristol SU is our active union that looks after students’ interests and co-ordinates a huge range of activities.