Bristol. Your new home.
Bristol is a city that's famous for its rebellious streak, independent thinking, and edgy creativity. What's more, it's a welcoming place to be and great place to work, with polls to prove it:
- best place to live in the UK (outside of London) for under 25s (Independent, 2019)
- Britain's greenest city (Good Move, 2020)
- one of the best cities to visit (Independent, 2019).
A city booming with potential, it's the perfect place to discover yours.
Things to do in Bristol
Like music? Arts? Culture? Sports? Whatever you’re into, you’ll find it – and then some. Inspiration, fitness, food, green space, and the best free festivals to boot.
"I love Bristol. It’s big but not too big. You get the best of both worlds here; lots of career opportunities along with great festivals, a mix of independent shops and lots of free events going on."
Rita UWE Bristol student
Where is Bristol?
Bristol is a city located in the South West of England.
Bath is 15 minutes by train from Bristol Temple Meads station.
London is 90 minutes by train or a couple of hours by coach – we even have our own Megabus stop at Frenchay Campus.
4. Bristol International Airport
Bristol International Airport connects the area to the world.