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University of Bristol 1876 [email protected]

Bristol (United Kingdom)

BS8 1TH University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, United Kingdom

Tel. 00441179289000

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/

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Year of establishment: 1876

A globally ranked university with an international outlook, the Univerisity of Bristol offers a wide selection of high standard academic courses and has a strong reputation for outstanding research.

The University of Bristol ranks in the top 30 universities globally (QS World University Rankings 2014) and in the top 10 in the UK (Times Higher Education World Rankings 2014) due to its outstanding teaching and research, superb facilities and highly talented students and staff. The University is ranked amongst the top 5 institutions in the UK for its research, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. This framework measures each institution’s research intensity – one of the defining characteristics of the Russell Group – and Bristol is placed 5th. Our academics are renowned for their expertise at home and abroad, which means superb learning opportunities for you and the chance to be part of some exciting discoveries. We continually enhance our global reputation through our research and by recruiting the best academics. As a leading university, we attract students from all over the world, creating a rich and exciting international community.

Bristol welcomes over 3,000 international students from over 120 countries adding to our student population of just under 20,000 students. Over 3,000 of these students are on taught postgraduate programmes and 2,000 on research postgraduate programmes. We aim to give you the best student experience possible and we continually invest in new and existing facilities, training, technology and services. Studying at university is a significant investment and we will ensure that you are prepared for your chosen career: a Bristol degree is highly attractive to employers both within the UK and internationally.

The University sits in the heart of the historic and buzzing city of Bristol – the largest city in the south west and just 90 minutes from London by train. You will be surrounded by all that a city can offer, with a friendly feel and a strong sense of community that students love. The city centre and attractive parks and harbourside are close by, and you can enjoy Bristol's famous festivals, including the Harbour Festival, International Balloon Fiesta and St. Pauls Carnival. Bristol is also one of the safest cities of its size in the UK; we were voted best city life in the 2015 WhatUni Student Choice Awards. Named by The Sunday Times in 2014 as “the best city to live in Britain”, Bristol is the leading city for business, culture and education in the south west of England. It is home to a wide range of industries including engineering, aerospace and new technologies, along with financial services, media and tourism. The University enjoys strong links with companies in the local area, further afield in the UK and beyond, providing you with the chance to experience cutting-edge teaching, research and industrial exposure.

We guarantee an offer of accommodation to all new undergraduates and international postgraduates who firmly accept their offer and apply by the deadline. Our residences are more than just a place to eat and sleep, they are communities that will become your home for your first year. You will have the chance to mix with students from around the world and meet some of the people who will become your friends for life. In the newly-refurbished Richmond Building, the Bristol Students’ Union helps you get the most out of your time at university. You can choose from over 300 social, cultural and sports societies, or just use the social and study spaces designed with your needs in mind. There are nearly 50 culture and language societies active within BSU, including the Asian Cultural Society, the Hindu Society and the Bollywood Dance Society. People of all nationalities are welcome to join to experience culture and religion, alongside fun social events activities, debates and festivals.

HEI International Masters
HEI International Bachelors
PhD
Accounting and Finance Accounting and Finance
Anatomy and Physiology Anatomy and Physiology
Anthropology Anthropology
Biosciences Biosciences
Business, Management and Marketing Business, Management and Marketing
Chemistry Chemistry
Classic and Ancient History Classic and Ancient History
Computer Science and Information Systems Computer Science and Information Systems
Dentistry Dentistry
Drama and Dance Drama and Dance
Earth and Marine Sciences Earth and Marine Sciences
Economics Economics
Education Education
Engineering: Civil Engineering: Civil
Engineering: Electronic and Electrical Engineering: Electronic and Electrical
Engineering: Mechanical Engineering: Mechanical
English and Creative Writing English and Creative Writing
Film Production and Photography Film Production and Photography
Forensic Science and Archaeology Forensic Science and Archaeology
Geography and Environmental Studies Geography and Environmental Studies
Health Professions Health Professions
History History
History of Art History of Art
Law Law
Mathematics Mathematics
Media and film studies Media and film studies
Medicine and Health Medicine and Health
Modern languages and Linguistics Modern languages and Linguistics
Music Music
Pharma and Pharmacology Pharma and Pharmacology
Philosophy Philosophy
Physics Physics
Politics Politics
Psychology Psychology
Religious studies and theology Religious studies and theology
Social policy and administration Social policy and administration
Social work Social work
Sociology Sociology
Veterinary science Veterinary science

masters

At the University of Bristol we offer over 120 one-year taught masters degrees over six academic faculties: Arts, Engineering, Science, Social Sciences and Law, Health Sciences and Biomedical Sciences. Most of our taught masters programmes require a first-class pass in an undergraduate degree (60% or higher, depending on the university) from a recognised Indian institution. More competitive degrees may require a first-class pass with distinction. Applications for degrees by research (Masters or PhD) are directed straight to the receiving academic school as outlined in the online prospectus. All postgraduate applications, whether for taught or research degrees, are completed online at: bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply

bachelors

At the University of Bristol we offer a choice of over 300 undergraduate degrees over six academic faculties: Arts, Engineering, Science, Social Sciences and Law, Health Sciences and Biomedical Sciences. Entry requirements vary depending on your subject of interest and the year XII examination board studied. The majority of our courses require average year XII grades of 80% or higher, with more competitive programmes looking for 85% and above. Most departments will make conditional offers that include a specific grade in year XII for English, so students may not need to take an additional English language test to demonstrate their ability. Applicants with the International Baccalaureate Diploma will require a minimum of 32 points with 16 points at higher level, although most degree programmes have higher entry criteria. The most competitive programmes require up to 38 points overall with 18 at higher level. All applications for undergraduate study must be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS.com). International applications close on 30th June, after which time applicants should contact the University directly to see if there are any remaining opportunities.

scholarships

Each year, the University of Bristol has a number of scholarships available for high-achieving international (overseas fee-paying) students. The scholarships are available to both undergraduate and postgraduate students on taught programmes. Many departments have access to programme-specific funding, and the University of Bristol Postgraduate Research Scholarships are available annually for students undertaking research study. The University’s Student Funding office is a team dedicated to helping and advising students on monetary aid sources, budgeting and loans. Their website provides a scholarship search engine for students to find the right source for their needs.

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RECENT QUESTIONS

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hello sir/ madam I am currently in my final year of Msc. Biotechnology. I am interested to do Phd in psychology so please help me with the required documents and other documents required and scholarship programmes available. Thank you

A:

Thank you for your question. You can read about the research areas covered with our PhD Psychology programme in our prospectus, here: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/2016/sci/phd-experimental-psychology/. There may be funding available however this depends largely on the area of research you are intending to study. You would also usually need to have submitted an application for study and have an offer to be considered for funding where this is available. You can submit an application for study through our online application system, here: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/ The application system is open now; there is a section in the application form where you will be able to indicate that you would like to be considered for any scholarships that are available.

Q:

Respected Sir/Mam I completed my Bachelors in business administration this year (from India). I am interested in doing my masters in business administration programme from marketing and banking subjects. Kindly let me know about the eligibility criteria and other required information.

A:

Thank you for your question. You can read about our programmes in Economics, Finance and Management on our website here: http://www.bris.ac.uk/efm/courses/postgraduate/ The entry requirements will depend on the course you want to apply for, and also on the university you are studying for your Bachelors degree at. If you would like further information about the requirements, please get in touch again with these details and we will be happy to help. Best wishes, Steph

Q:

is there any opportunity for research work ?i have done many researches in my undergraduate programe in MBBS,yet there is no opportunity to be enrolled for research programe.is there any opportunity for research scholarships?

A:

Thank you for your question. Yes, we do offer a PhD in Clinical Sciences that you may be interested in. You can find our more about the programme here: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/2016/health-sciences/phd-clinical-sciences/. There may be funding available however this depends largely on the area of research you are intending to study. You would also usually need to have submitted an application for study and have an offer to be considered for funding where this is available. You can submit an application for study through our online application system, here: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/ The application system is open now; there is a section in the application form where you will be able to indicate that you would like to be considered for any scholarships that are available. I hope this is helpful to you, as a starting point. If you need anything further, please do let me know. Best wishes, Steph

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