Get experience that matters

Get experience that matters

Get experience that matters

At UWE Bristol, we’re focused on getting you to stand out from the crowd – which is why we’ve created a learning experience that does exactly that.

Real-world experience is at the centre of it all. From our practice-led facilities, to placement and internship opportunities through our links with almost 12,000 employers. You’ll not only gain skills and knowledge, but also the experience and connections you need to achieve your career goals.

And it doesn’t stop there. To be successful in today’s job market, you need strong enterprise skills too, so we’ve incorporated this throughout our curriculum and also provide many opportunities to grow and showcase your entrepreneurial skills.

We’re here to challenge you to think big and expand your horizons, so that you leave us set up for the future you want.

At UWE Bristol, we’re focused on getting you to stand out from the crowd – which is why we’ve created a learning experience that does exactly that.

Real-world experience is at the centre of it all. From our practice-led facilities, to placement and internship opportunities through our links with almost 12,000 employers. You’ll not only gain skills and knowledge, but also the experience and connections you need to achieve your career goals.

And it doesn’t stop there. To be successful in today’s job market, you need strong enterprise skills too, so we’ve incorporated this throughout our curriculum and also provide many opportunities to grow and showcase your entrepreneurial skills.

We’re here to challenge you to think big and expand your horizons, so that you leave us set up for the future you want.

External view of the School of Engineering building on Frenchay Campus
External view of the School of Engineering building on Frenchay Campus

First-class facilities.

How can we help you be the best you can be? By creating the best environment for you to study in. That’s why we’ve invested £300 million into our facilities in recent years to create the most effective setting for your studies. From stylish cafés and lounges to our 24-hour library, robotics laboratories, study zones and simulation suites – we’ve set you up for success.

Getting you ready for your future career.

With the right mindset and our support, we believe you can achieve anything you want. Whatever your career goals, we’ll support you every step of the way - from helping you arrange your placements, taking up opportunities abroad, to accessing enterprise mentoring. There’s lots available to help you kick-start your career.

A group of multi-ethnic students on a field trip at Airbus
A group of multi-ethnic students on a field trip at Airbus

Developing your enterprise skills.

Whether or not you want to start your own business, being enterprising is crucial to your future success. That’s why it’s central to what we do. For us, enterprise is about being able to identify new opportunities, think creatively and bring ideas to life. It’s about having the skills you need to get the job. From leadership to innovation, commercial awareness and problem solving, to decision making and planning.

Woman wearing a VR headset while a man watches on
Female student pitching to two males at an enterprise event
Female student pitching to two males at an enterprise event

Getting your dream job.

From practical career advice and mentoring, to CV writing workshops and tools that help you find out where your talents lie – our Careers Service is here to help you get your dream job.

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