University of Bristol - UK

Senate House,Tyndall Avenue,Bristol,England,BS8 1TH

Year Of Estabishment



5,000 (approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent



College Address

Senate House, Tyndall Ave, Bristol, City of Bristol BS8 1TH, United Kingdom

College website

College Contact

+44 117 928 9000



Profile Dependent

No.of students

20,000-24,999 (approx)





University of Bristol is a public university which was established in year 1876. It has an urban set up in Bristol, England. University works on motto ?Learning promotes one?s innate power?. Its chancellor is Baronnes Hale of Richmond and vice-chancellor is Eric Thomas.

According to Academic Ranking of World Universities this university was ranked at #8 nationally and at #63 globally in year 2014. QS Rankings have ranked it at #7 nationally and at #29 worldwide in year 2014/15. Times Higher Education World University Rankings has ranked it at #9 nationally and at #74 globally in year 2014/15. University of Bristol has been ranked by The Guardian at #35, by Complete at #15 and by Times/Sunday Times at #19 nationally in year 2015/16. Times has ranked various courses of Bristol: Computer Science at #3, Psychology at #4, Electrical and Electronic Engineering at #3, Biological Sciences at #3, Civil Engineering at #5 and Psychology at #4.

This university is affiliated to Russell Group, Coimbra Group, Worldwide Universities Network, Universities UK and Partnership of a European Group of Aeronautics and Space Universities. It is spanided into six academic faculties: faculty of Arts, faculty of Engineering, faculty of Medical and Veterinary Sciences, faculty of Science, faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and faculty of Social Sciences and Law.     


Bristol?s campus is situated in Bristol, England, located in the heart of Bristol. Its campus was voted one of among the UK?s first five Centres of Cultural Excellence. It is located at just two hour drive from London and Birmingham.  


Bristol splits into following schools:

  • School of Arts
  • School of Humanities
  • School of Modern Languages
  • Graduate School of Arts and Humanities
  • Centre for English Language and Foundation Studies
  • Merchant Ventures School
  • Queens School
  • Biochemistry
  • Cellular and Molecular Medicine
  • Physiology and Pharmacology
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Centre for Comparative and Clinical Anatomy

The faculty comprises these schools:

  • Clinical Sciences
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Social and Community Medicine
  • Graduate School of Education
  • School of Economics, Finance and Management
  • School for Policy Studies
  • School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
  • University of Bristol Law School
  • School of Geographical Sciences


University?s department are:

  • Business Management
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Economics & Commerce (B Com/H)
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Linguistics (English Lit. & Hons)
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Medicine
  • Music & Dance
  • Psychology
  • Science

Teaching Standards

University of Bristol has facilitated their students with best world class faculty members. Main goal of faculty present here is to maintain academic integrity. Times Higher Education World University Rankings has ranked it at #9 nationally and at #74 globally in year 2014/15. QS Rankings have ranked it at #7 nationally and at #29 worldwide in year 2014/15.


Bristol offers over 200 undergraduate courses supported by various schools and departments. It is spanided into six academic faculties providing quality education to students. Some of university?s courses are:

  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Psychology
  • Humanities

Student Facilities

Bristol overlooks over 220 societies and more than 50 sports clubs which are run by students for the students. It has collaboration between University of Bristol, Bristol City Council, Bristol SU, University of the West of England Students? Union and Bristol SU for organizing annual campaign. Students of Bristol compete in The University of Bristol Athletics & Cross Country Club. Disability Services, University Nursery, Student Counselling Service, Miltifaith Chaplaincy and student Health Services are provided by university.   


Unlike other universities this university also provides on and off campus accommodation. It has three halls of residence: Wills Hall, Goldney Hall and Clifton Hill House. Goldney Hall was filmed in TV series Only Fools & Horses and Casualty whereas The Chronicles of Narnia, Truly, Madly, Deeply and The House of Eliott was filmed here. Bristol has provided all the amenities required by students at campus while living away from home. Students will never feel that they are away from home while living at university halls of residence.

 Notable Alumni

Some of university?s notable alumni are:

  • Sir Jonathan Evans, KCB, Head of MI5
  • Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer of the United Kingdom Government
  • Nancy Millis, Chancellor of La Trobe University, Australia
  • Ian Shapiro, Sterling Professor of Political Science, Yale University
  • Mary Watson, author
  • Kate Long, author
  • Alfred Marshall, economist
  • Jim White, newspaper journalist
  • Sheena McDonald, television journalist
  • James Blunt, musician, singer-songwriter
  • Harriet Wheeler, musician, singer for The Sundays


This university provides a wide range of scholarships to students, some of them are:

  • Humber International Entrance Scholarships
  • Westminster Full Fee Scholarships for International Students
  • Danish State Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships at Roskilde University
  • University of Otago International Research Master's Scholarship
  • Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS)
  • The University of Western Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships
  • DRD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans
  • La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
  • Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS)
  • Westminster International Scholarships

Applicants are classed as overseas students or national students for scholarship purpose. Applications for scholarships are submitted online.


Courses Offered

Pharmacology MSci (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)


Sociology with Quantitative Research Methods MSci

Bachelors |


History MPhil

Masters | Full Time (1 year)

Sep-17, Jan-18

Geography with Innovation MSci (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)


Geology MSci (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)


Cellular and Molecular Medicine MD

Masters | Full Time (2 years)

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