University Of Bristol

    University Of Bristol
    World Rank: 61st by QS
    Established on: 1876

    The University of Bristol is a red-brick Russell Group studies college in Bristol, England. It acquired its royal constitution in 1909, even though it could hint its roots in a Merchant Venturers' college based in 1595 and University College, Bristol, which had existed considering that 1876.

    Bristol is prepared into six educational schools composed of more than one faculty and department strolling over two hundred undergraduate courses, particularly within the city's Tyndalls Park location. The college had a total profit of £752 million in 2020–21, of which £169.8 million came from studies offers and contracts.

    It is the most critical impartial corporation in Bristol. Current teachers consist of 21 fellows of the Academy of Medical Sciences, thirteen fellows of the British Academy, thirteen fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and forty-four fellows of the Royal Society. Among alums and faculty, the college counts nine Nobel laureates.

    Bristol is a member of the Russell Group of studies-extensive British universities, the European-extensive Coimbra Group, and the Worldwide Universities Network, of which the college's preceding vice-chancellor, Eric Thomas, became chairman from 2005 to 2007.

    In addition, the college holds an Erasmus Charter, sending greater than 500 college students in step with 12 months to accomplice establishments in Europe. It has a median of 6.4 (Sciences faculty) to 13.1 (Medicine & Dentistry Faculty) candidates for every undergraduate place.

    Excellent teaching, research relevant to the real world, close collaboration with professors and instructors, and participation in various recreational and extracurricular activities contribute to developing students' educational and personal needs.

    Students who enroll at the University Of Bristol will be in an unrivaled position to flourish academically or enter the professional or research sectors with promising possibilities, depending on their chosen path.


    The earliest antecedent of the college changed into the engineering branch of the Merchant Venturers' Technical College (based as a faculty as early as 1595), which became the engineering college of Bristol University.

    The college changed additionally preceded with the aid of Bristol Medical School (1833) and University College, Bristol, based in 1876, in which ninety-nine college students attended its first lecture.

    The college became capable of following a royal constitution because of the economic guide of the Wills, Fry, and Colston families, who made their fortunes in tobacco plantations, chocolate, and (through Edward Colston) the transatlantic slave trade, respectively.

    A 2018 look commissioned with the aid of using the college predicted 85% of the philanthropic price range used for the institution's basis had been immediately linked with the transatlantic slave trade.

    The University Ranking

    The University Of Bristol is one of the UK's finest public institutions. The QS World University Rankings for 2022 are placed at 62.

    University highlights

    University Type


    Established Year


    No of Students


    Number of Courses


    Tuition Fees for International Students Yearly

    12,000-44,000 GBP


    September, January, and May.

    Main intakes

    The main intakes are in September, January, and May.



    • Think Big undergraduate awards
    • Global Economics undergraduate scholarships
    • School of Policy Studies international undergraduate scholarships
    • Think Big bursaries for sciences


    • Think Big postgraduate awards 
    • Global Economics postgraduate scholarships
    • Michael Wong Pakshong bursary
    • Phyllis Mary Morris bursaries
    • School of Policy Studies postgraduate international scholarships 
    • Think Big about Global Justice postgraduate scholarships

    Application Process/ documents needed for admission

    Academic Documents (For Bachelor)

    • SLC Mark sheet
    • School Leaving Certificate
    • SLC Character Certificate
    • Transcript of 12th grade
    • Individual Mark sheet of 12th grade
    • Character Certificate of 12th grade
    • Provisional Certificate of 12th grade
    • Migration Certificate of 12th grade

    Academic Documents (For Masters)

    • Transcript of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Individual Mark sheets of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Character Certificate of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Provisional Certificate of Bachelor’s Degree and 12th grade
    • Migration Certificate of Bachelor’s Degree and 12th grade

    IELTS/TOEFL/PTE scores


    Experience letter

    Statement of Purpose

    Application Fees

    Proof of Scholarships - If any

    Marriage Certificate (if applicable)

    College Recommendation (if a current student)

    Language Requirement


    TOFEL Requirements

    IELTS Requirements


    Profile A

    7.5 overall with 7.0.

    103 overall with R24, L22, S25, W24

    78 overall with 71 in all skills.

    Profile B

    UG: 7.0 overall, W7.0, and 6.5 overall.

    PG: 7.0 overall, with a total of 6.5

    UG: 95 overall, with R22, L21, S23, and W24.

    R22, L21, S23, and W22 for a total of 95 points.

    UG: 67 overall, W71, and 64 overall

    Overall PG: 67, with 64 in all talents.

    Profile C

    6.5 with 6.5 in all skills,

    88 overall with R22, L21, S23, and W22,

    and 67 in all skills

    Profile D

    6.5 overall, including 7.0 in R and W, and no score lower than 6.0,

    89 points total, including R24, L20, S21, and W24.

    67 overall, including 67 in R and W and no score lower than 60

    Profile E

    6.5 overall with no score below 6.0,

    85 overall with R20, L20, S21, W20

    67 average with no skill below 60

    Profile F

    6.0 with either L or S at 6.5, with no score below 6.0.

    83 with either R20, L21, S21, and W20, or L20, S23,R20 and W20.

    64 with either L or S at 64 and no skill below 60.

    Profile G

    6.5 overall with 7.0 in R and L and no score below 6.0

    88 overall with R24, L22, S21, W20

    66 average with 67 in R and L and no skill below 60

    Profile H

    6.5 with no score below 6.0

    90 with a minimum of 20 in all parts

    67 with no skill below 60


    6.0 overall, minimum W 5.5 and 5.0 in any band




    Q. Can I work as a student in the UK?

    Yes, international students in the United Kingdom can work part-time (20 hours per week, seven days a week) throughout the academic year.

    Q. Does the University Of Bristol offer financial aid to International Students?

    Yes, the University Of Bristol offers scholarships to international students. You can find details about scholarships in our scholarship section.

    Q. What are the different intakes at the University Of Bristol?

    Generally, September, January, and May are the time when intakes occur.

    Q. Do I have to meet language requirements?

    Yes, the applicant must satisfy the language criteria mentioned above in the language requirements section. 

    Q. How much will it cost to live in the United Kingdom?

    The cost of living will vary depending on where you choose to study. These will cover necessities such as shelter, food, and transportation. You should also budget for adequate money to spend on the vibrant university and college social scene, and any trip plans you may have.

    To qualify for a student visa, the UKVI estimates that you will require GBP 1020 per month if you reside in London and GBP 820 per month if you live elsewhere. This amount does not include course costs.



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