Ranking and reputation

Find out more about UWE Bristol's employability figures, league table positions and other important University rankings and metrics.

Why you should study at UWE Bristol

36th in the Guardian league table 2022

36th in the Guardian League Table

We are ranked 36th out of 121 UK institutions in the Guardian League Table 2022.

300 million pound investment in new and improved facilities across our campuses

Over £300 million invested in new facilities up to 2020

Incredible new facilities continue to be developed across all of our main campuses.

Bristol voted number one place to live in the UK

Bristol judged number one place to live

Bristol comes top in the Best Places to Live 2017 survey by The Sunday Times.

79 per cent of graduates in professional or managerial jobs

79% of UWE Bristol graduates in professional or managerial jobs after six months

The Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey shows the value of a UWE Bristol degree in kick-starting a career.

90.2 per cent of graduates are in employment or further study

90.2% in work or further study after 15 months

UWE Bristol has been ranked in the top 30 of UK universities for graduate employability according to the Graduate Outcomes Survey.

79 per cent of our research is considered to be world leading

79% of our research is considered to be world leading or internationally excellent

Our research has resulted in real benefits to the economy and society as well as increasing academic knowledge, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Ninth in the UK for postgraduate student satisfaction.

Top 10 for postgraduate taught student satisfaction

UWE Bristol remains in the top 10 for student satisfaction for its postgraduate programmes for the third consecutive year, according to the latest Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES).

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