Students in trade room

The Bristol Business School has a wide range of fantastic facilities aimed to enhance your student experience.

Bristol Business School

The £55m project to build an outstanding building to house the Bristol Business School and Bristol Law School is now complete.

Students, staff and business people now have the social and learning spaces to work collaboratively within close proximity. Located in the heart of Frenchay Campus, the new Bristol Business School building offers an innovative way of studying and working.

Computer facilities

Extensive computer facilities are available to all students. BBS has six undergraduate and one postgraduate computer room, with additional facilities available throughout the University. We also operate a 24-hour access computer room. Our computers are equipped with a range of standard business software as well as specialist software packages such as a statistics package and applications for questionnaire analysis.

You can link your own computer into the University network using either wireless or wired connections and all the on-campus student accommodation features a broadband connection.

Teaching rooms

We have a wide range of teaching rooms for delivering large lectures and small tutorials for group work. All rooms are equipped with white boards and have wireless connection.


UWE Bristol has one of the largest libraries in the country – and it is particularly well-equipped for serving the needs of business students. In addition to books, journals and magazines, information aids include electronic journals, CD-ROMS, government publications, newspapers, market reports and videos - as well as internet access.

Student learning spaces

‘The Space‘ is ideal for practising group presentations and for focus group use. ‘The Forum‘ is a flexible learning space with wireless internet access and study areas, a meeting table and sofas. Find more places to study at UWE Bristol

Executive Education Development Centre

This centre benefits from four fully equipped training rooms, a communications room and relaxed reception area. It provides dedicated facilities and a professional environment for all your training needs.

Postgraduate Resource Centre

The school has a dedicated centre which provides PCs, fax machine, photocopiers, binding machines, wipe boards and flip charts as well as meeting rooms.

Trading room

We have invested in an impressive new financial trading room built around the Bloomberg Professional service. This latest state-of-the-art service is the same system used by large city investment banks, and provides students with a commanding view of the global financial data, news and information. The trading room helps put UWE Bristol at the forefront of business teaching and research among the universities in the UK.


The Cribbs cafe, based in BBS, is open to students throughout the week and serves a variety of hot and cold food, sandwiches and refreshments.

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