University of Bristol
7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 24 ratings in 2017)
In a few words
"Careers service staff are enthusiastic and helpful to a certain extent. They offer schemes like the Bristol PLUS award aimed at increasing employability of students, which is great. There are careers fairs where big companies come to meet students and on-campus recruitment activity is pretty high."
Quality of academic facilities
8.2 / 10
Location of university
9.1 / 10
Night life
8.7 / 10
Student union
6 / 10
How diverse is your university
6.2 / 10
Quality of teaching
8 / 10
Preparation for a job
7 / 10
Quality of other facilities
7.3 / 10
Cost of living
5 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"The University of Bristol was the first university to take on female students."

Location of university

"The location is the city centre. However, there's not enough space for all the students..."

Night life

"There are clubs, pubs, concerts, food festivals, art exhibitions, musicals and pantos..."

Clubs and social environment

"The variety is huge and there's always room for creating new things too."

Diverse backgrounds

"Very middle/upper class. In my experience there are few people from state schools..."

Careers services

"We get the opportunity to attend drop-in sessions but they're poorly advertised."


"Getting great international support. The University of Bristol law clinic is outstanding..."


"It can be expensive to live in Bristol."

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