UWE Bristol + India
UK university education at UWE Bristol
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is proud of its international reputation. With a thriving international community of students from over 140 countries worldwide, UWE is the perfect UK university to study.
UWE regularly attends education fairs and exhibitions, arranges interviews and gives presentations.
UWE Scholarship Programme
The UWE Scholarship Programme offers more than £600,000 worth of scholarships for international students each year.
There are also a number of scholarships available outside of UWE to international students wishing to study at a UK university including British Council Scholarships and the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan.
UK/India Gradlink Scholarship
To promote the launch of the Gradlink India, UWE will be providing five £2,000 scholarships and one 50 per cent scholarship to Indian students starting a course in January who are focused on obtaining a degree from the UK and returning to India for employment.
To be eligible, you will need to have an offer
with UWE and mention in your personal statement your career pathway
back to India (please note that successful applicants will not be
eligible for the Full Payment Discount).
Gradlink is a comprehensive careers website for Indian students at universities across the UK. This scholarship is being awarded as part of Gradlink and the successful candidate will support the Global Careers Consultant in the development of the UK/India Gradlink.
The student will spend up to 5 hours per week helping to develop key areas of the UK/India website. Work will include:
- Identifying, sourcing and contacting Indian graduates who have studied at universities in the UK in order to gather their 'graduate profile' for the website.
- Identifying, sourcing and contacting employers based in India in order to encourage them to complete an ‘employer profile’ where they can give advice to students and advertise their vacancies.
- Using the web to find key vacancy sources and the application process for India in order to develop the advice section of the website.
- Reviewing the website and looking at how to introduce/ expand new features such as social networking, skype/virtual interview opportunities etc.
- Generally raising the profile of Gradlink across all areas.
The successful recipient should have the following skills:
- Be a self-starter with excellent communication skills and the initiative, confidence and ability to develop networks.
- Have good research skills.
- Having the ability to offer contacts with Indian employers would also be a distinct advantage.
The deadline for submission is the 6 December 2013 and we will let you know if you have been successful by the 13 December 2013.
To request an application form or to return your completed form, please e-mail email@example.com.
Careers and employability
The Careers Service at UWE provides a specific programme of careers advice and events for international students during your time at the university; including guidance interviews, workshops, careers fairs and work placement opportunities.
Areas of help include advice on writing CVs, where to find graduate opportunities in the UK and overseas, and how to get work experience.
What our students say
Name: Deepshica Vasumathi Jagannathan
Course: MSc Forensic Genetics
"The large international community at UWE helps international students like myself blend in. It is the best educational institution I have ever been in and I have memories to cherish for a long time to come."
Student profile videos
Stefan Tyrie talks about his Law studies and his role as President of the UWE cricket team.
Sanjay Mistry explains how UWE student life offers many opportunities outside the course.
Rashmi Rajyaguru talks about her involvement in the Graduation Ball and how it helped her career prospects.
After you complete your studies here, you automatically become part of our worldwide Alumni network. This is the best way to stay up to date with UWE news and keep in touch with fellow graduates. Our Alumni profiles give an inspirational insight into the many achievements and exciting career paths of our graduates.
Course: MSc Information Technology (graduated 2004)
"I knew I was in a great place to develop my skills and knowledge, and further my career." Read Varun’s profile.
The experienced UWE International team will be happy to give you advice on the suitability of your qualifications for your chosen programme of study. Qualifications listed under each section may satisfy UWE entry requirements to that level of study. This is not a guarantee of an offer of a place, which is at the University's discretion.
English Language requirements
All students must also have a recognised English Language qualification.
For postgraduate entry requirements, please refer to individual course descriptions within the courses database.
We accept those who have scored 70% and above in Standard XII for Undergraduate entry. For Postgraduate entry you will need to have achieved the Undergraduate requirements and been taught in the medium of English at university level in the last three years.
- Entry onto Undergraduate
Higher Secondary School Certificate/Indian School Certificate (standard XII) from the following boards CBSE / CISCE / WBCHSEB with 65% including grade C in at least 5 subjects. Students with lower grades may be considered for entry onto a foundation degree.
Applicants who have standard IIX from other state boards should contact the International Development Office for further information. If you have studied A-levels or IB, information on entry requirements can be found on the specific programme webpage.
Entry onto Postgraduate
Holders of a Bachelor degree awarded by an Indian University or Bachelors of Engineering who have 50% or more will be considered for postgraduate study.
Holders of a Bachelor of Science/Commerce/Art or LLB who have 55% or more will be considered for postgraduate study.
Visas and coming to the UK
Most popular courses
Representatives in your country
UWE Bristol has welcomed students from overseas for a number of years and strives to provide the necessary advice and guidance to help make your arrival in the UK and Bristol as easy as possible. UWE Bristol has developed an extensive overseas representative network offering enquirers and applicants a variety of services:
- Counselling in programmes of study and academic issues
- Resources and information on courses, accommodation, finance, scholarships and life in Bristol
- Help with applying to the University and assistance throughout the application process
- Information and advice on UWE’s progression links and partners in your country
- Assisting with the visa application process
- Pre-departure briefings for students travelling to the UK
|Representative Name||Contact Details|
101, Sapphire, Behind Bank of Baroda, Main Market,
Ram Mandir Road, Vile Parle (East) Mumbai 400 057 Maharashtra India
|Telephone: +91 (022) 6570
SCO 83-84, Sector 17-D, Chandigarh, Pincode:160017
Telephone: +91 (0172) 3067800/3067815
Other Canam International offices are located in: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi, Pune
|Education Abroad (Hyderabad and
H Education Abroad, 1-2-382/2/A Domalguda, Hyderabad - 500 029, India.
|Education Worldwide Inc. Ltd.
161, Shakar 7, Ashram Road,
Near Reform Club,
Ahmedabad 38009, India
|Telephone: +91 79 3000 5898, 5897
Mobile: +91 9662023720
|Education Worldwide Ltd
Edwise International (Head Office)
Other Edwise International offices are located in: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Baroda, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Malad, New Delhi, Pune, Santacruz, Surai, Thane and Vizag
|Foster Education Consultants PVT.
23/1 East Canal Road,
|Telephone: +91 13 5271 0814, +91 98 9750
Fax: 91 135 2710814
27, Vaswani Mansions, 5th Floor, Opp. K. C. College, Dinshaw Vachha Road, Churchgate, Mumbai - 400 020.
Telephone: +91 (22) 4322 2333 / 2282 6667
|Global Reach - Kolkata
Unit 7W, The Millennium, 235/2A AJC Bose Road, Opposite to Hotel Hindusthan International, Kolkata 700 020
Other Edwise International offices are located in: Bhubaneswar, Patna, Guwahati, New Delhi, Ahemadabad, Baroda, Hyderabad, Chennai
Consultants (Head Office)
601 Bhakaji Cama Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, Near Hotel Hyatt Regency, New Delhi 11066
Other IPC offices are located in: Bangalore, Hyderabad and Jaipur
|Neasterns Pvt Ltd
Radha Apartments, Block B,
|Overseas Education Centre
203, ALANKAR TOWER, SAYAJIGUNJ
VADODARA 390005, GUJARAT
Other OEC offices are located in:
Ahmedabad, Surat, Mumbai, Bangalore & Hyderabad
|Telephone: 0265 654 5447
|PAC Asia Services Pvt. Ltd
E-249, 1st Floor, Subedar Bhawan, Nelson Mandela Road,
Opp. Vasant Vihar Depot,
|Telephone: +91 11 45758000
Fax: +91 11 26181085
66 - SF, Ashiana Greens, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad,, 201010, India
|Contact: Ms. Monika
Mobile: +91-9999398986, 9910518655
|SIEC HEAD OFFICE
B-2/9, 1st Floor, Opp. Happy Model School, Janakpuri, New Delhi - 110 058
Telephone: +91 (11) 25572009 / 25546927/
Other SIEC offices are located in: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata
Middle Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi, 110001
|Study Overseas Ltd
S-2 Level, Block E, International Trade Tower, Nehru Place, New Delhi 110 019
Other Study Overseas offices are located in: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Gurgoan, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune
|Trivedi Educational Consultants Pvt.
1-2, Aum Jaydeep Heights
N.S. Road # 1, JVPD Scheme, Juhu
Vile Parle (West)
|Telephone: +91 (0) 22 26636600|
|The Chopras (Head Office)
1006 Chiranjiv Towers, 43 Nehru Place, New Delhi 110019
|Telephone: +91 (11) 4160 8466
Other Chopras offices are located in: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Gurgoan, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune & Trivandrum, Vijayawada
|Widen Ur Horizon
The Grand Forte
Plot No-76, Sigma IV
Greater Noida (UP)
Telephone: +91 7716501177E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
UWE is proud of its international partnerships and has focused on developing strong relationships with partner institutions around the world, offering students the opportunity to study a wide range of subject areas both overseas and at UWE. UWE is currently in partnership with the following institutions in India:
For more information please contact Sophie Turnbull, International Development Officer, UWE.
UWE International Development Office
Telephone: +44 (0)117 32 81258
Fax: +44 (0)117 32 81262
Visits to your country
- SIEC Interviews - New Delhi, India