Country: England

Location: Bristol

University Information

About the University

University of Bristol is a red brick research university founded in 1595 as Merchant Venturers School until it became a university in 1909. The university accommodates over 26,000 students with 7,000 being postgraduates.


There is a large selection of accommodation offers available at University of Bristol that you can choose from. As an undergraduate or international student you will have priority for a place in the accommodation provided by the university for your first year of study:

  • Your accommodation preferences can vary and include a flat that is: Single sex, Mature students only, Alcohol-free, Kohser and or LGBT+. 
  • Accommodation fees range from £111-£210 per week for 40 weeks.
  • Accommodation fees include all gas, electricity and water rates, internet, a bus pass, basic contents insurance and a Social Fund contribution.

International Student - Finance

University of Bristol boasts a ‘fixed fee structure’ meaning any new international  undergraduate (excluding medicine) and postgraduate research students commencing in 2020/21 are charged the same tuition fee for each year.

  • Undergraduate tuition fees cost £24,700.
  • Postgraduate (Taught) programme tuition fees cost £22,300.
  • Postgraduate (Research) programme tuition fees cost £23,900.
  • Placement year costs £1,400.

Pathway Providers

For any student that has had their education disrupted or have no recognizable qualifications however meet the minimum English requirements of IELT 5.5 and required Maths skills you may still be eligible to progress onto university. With SkillMe we can provide you a pathway to a degree using our pathway provider partnerships.
University Pathway providers:

  • Kings Education


If you are student from a financial background that cannot support your education at the University of interest, you can apply for scholarships. Depending on the scholarships eligibility requirements and you successfully achieving them can grant you funding for your living expenses and tuition fees. Depending on the selected course and scholarships available, the various funding opportunities are varied. 

University of Bristol offers scholarships:

  • Think Big Undergraduate/Postgraduate Scholarships
  • Aviva Scholarships
  • Beacon Scholarships


All universities are involved in international collaborations with university institutions, government and private industries. Each university is usually engaged in research projects which are good indicators of the specialties that the university has. It is a good indicator of what degree programmes offered could have additional learning resources if the subject is aligned with the research. This can promote and improve the quality of learning and open opportunities for your career. University of Bristol is leading research in:

  • Business & Economy
  • Environmental Change
  • Global Challenges
  • Technology


University Ranking

RANK - 2021

RANK - General Engineering

RANK - Geography & Environmental Science

RANK - Psychology


University Student Statistics

Undergraduate (All) Students

Postgraduate (Research) Students

Postgraduate (Taught) Students

University Courses

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