About University of West of England
In UWE they believe in the power of partnerships- they know that great things can be achieved through working together. They are at the heart of some truly dynamic and engaging collaborations that have a real impact on the world around us to prepare their students for success in their future careers.
They work with over 1,000 employers and professional bodies. This is so you can be sure that you will be exposed to industry and employer needs from day one.
Their employers fair is one of the biggest, attracting over 130 employers every year.
Every 4,000 UWE students take up the chance of placements and internships in business and community programmes.
They are the 11th best university for employment performance in England (HESA)
93.5% of UWE graduates are employed or doing further study within first six months of graduation (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey)
The University offers more than 600 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, professional and short course levels and prides itself on consistently high assessment scores for teaching quality. UWEs focus on partnerships and links with major employers and a unique Graduate Development Programme bridges the employability gap, offering opportunities for students to get real world experience and develop the skills they need to succeed in their chosen career.
UWE has an active research community which makes a significant contribution to advances in industry, commerce, public services and the professions, both nationally and internationally. Through the breadth and quality of its teaching and research, and by providing expertise for businesses, UWE makes a major contribution to the social and economic development of Bristol and the region.
The city of Bristol is a hugely popular student town, an attractive and lively city with a community feel to it and a thriving social scene.