Facts and achievements
The following list provides a snapshot of successful initiatives, schemes and improvements completed at UWE. We continue to plan and work towards many accomplishments in the future.
- UWE is the largest provider of Higher Education in the South West of England.
- UWE offers over 600 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and short course levels.
- UWE is in the top 12 universities for lowest levels of graduate unemployment.
- UWE has been certified with the Carbon Trust Standard.
- UWE has Fair Trade status and is a double winner in the Fairtrade Business Awards.
- UWE has been placed in the top 50 of the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index.
- UWE has moved up the university ranking tables for 2013 in the Guardian and Complete University Guide.
- UWE offers more than £100,000 worth of scholarships for international students each year.
- UWE's investment in improving the student experience and new facilities continues with a new campus masterplan.
- UWE has a number of awards and prizes under its belt including winning two prestigious Intellectual Property Awards and European HR Excellence in Research Award in 2012.