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Visit us on campus or attend an online event to find out about the student experience at Bristol. Find live talks or watch on-demand, chat with our expert staff and students, explore our virtual tours and find out more about the courses we offer.

Postgraduate events
Discover online events or register your interest in our upcoming on-campus open day.

Undergraduate events
Find out about our events and tours for prospective undergraduate students.

A university for a progressive city

We're ranked 55th in the worldQS World University Rankings 2024
We're ranked 9th in the UKQS World University Rankings 2024 (UK)
One of the 4 most targeted by top UK recruitersHigh Fliers Research 2023
We’re a top 5 UK university for research qualityTimes Higher Education REF 2021 quality ratings

A chance to reform global HIV treatment

Thanks to the £5 million Wellcome Discovery Award, researchers from seven international institutions, including Bristol, hope to transform traditional HIV prevention strategies.

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Why is this newly discovered planet surprising scientists?

A Neptune-sized planet denser than steel has been discovered at Bristol. An international team of astronomers believe its composition could be the result of a giant planetary clash.

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Our academics and students regularly make the headlines. From life-changing research to enterprising partnerships, major awards to charitable endeavours, Bristol is bursting with inspiration.

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