UWE Bristol offers you the chance to prepare for a successful career, thanks to its excellent facilities and great teaching. The city of Bristol itself is a fantastic environment for students, and is frequently named as one of the UK’s best cities in which to live.
The University of the West of England, Bristol is a public research university, located in and around Bristol, England, which received university status in 1992
University College Nottingham students received their degrees from the University of London. However, in 1948, the University was granted its Royal Charter, which endowed it with university status and gave it the power to confer degrees in its own name as The University of Nottingham.
In the 1940s, the Midlands Agricultural and Dairy College at Sutton Bonington merged with the university as the School of Agriculture, and in 1956 the Portland Building was completed to complement the Trent Building. In 1970, the university established the UK’s first new medical school of the 20th century.
In 1999, Jubilee Campus was opened on the former site of the Raleigh Bicycle Company, one mile (1.6 km) away from the University Park Campus. Nottingham then began to expand overseas, opening campuses in Malaysia and in China in 1999 and 2004 respectively. In 2005, the King’s Meadow Campus opened near University Park.
Organisation and governance
Faculties and departments
The university is made up of a number of schools and departments organised into five faculties: Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science, and Social Science. Each faculty encompasses a number of schools and departments.