The University of the West of England is a University Alliance university with a common mission to make a difference. Their aim is to provide high quality teaching and research with real world impact to shape higher education and research policy for the benefit of its students, and business and civic partners. University members innovate together, learn from each other and support each other to transform lives and deliver growth.
Why University of the West of England - UWE Bristol - Glenside Campus
- Location: Bristol is a big pull for students and employers alike. One of the UK’s most diverse and desirable cities to study and live in, it’s also a city that’s buzzing with industry – with interesting networks, opportunities and graduate employment options right here on its doorstep.
- Facilities: The Glenside Campus boasts an Optometry and Clinical Skills Centre, a Skills and Simulation Centre, a Crime Scene House and a Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training Facilities, which will allow students to apply the skills and knowledge acquired in the classroom into a real world, clinical setting.
- Research and Development: The University is actively working on nationally and internationally-renowned research in many interesting areas – from robotics to appearance issues. Their research contributes to society and the economy through knowledge exchange, science communication, partnerships and supporting business innovation and growth.
- Industry Connections: The University also plays a very active role in their city and wider region, and are seen by many employers and organisations as the ‘go to university’ for graduate recruitment.