UWE Bristol basketball player Aistis Keliauskas

About Performance Sport

Taking care of every detail, the Performance Sport programme provides a package of support, services and funding to help you achieve your sporting ambitions while studying here at UWE Bristol.

The Performance Sport programme encompasses our scholarship programme, professional services, performance sport facilities and support for high performing sports teams. We are constantly striving for excellence across our teams and for individual athletes, and are committed to helping you improve and perform in your chosen sport.

Performance Sport scholarships

The Performance Sport Programme at UWE Bristol is tailored to the individual needs of each student athlete, providing a unique environment to help you achieve your sporting and academic aspirations. A scholarship provides a whole host of benefits, offering financial assistance and a holistic support package.

You will need to meet certain criteria depending on your sport to be considered for a Performance Sport scholarship.

Find out more about the Performance Sport scholarship.

Facilities and services

As an athlete on the Performance Sport programme you will have access to a number of professional and support services and facilities.

Sports clubs

The Students' Union at UWE run the clubs for team and individual sports. Competing in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) framework, the sports clubs and teams represent UWE Bristol in national competitions against other institutions across the UK.

Currently we have three Performance Sports at UWE Bristol, these teams compete in the Premier League within the BUCS framework:

Performance teams receive additional sports science support and facility use, and free video analysis.

Further information

If you have any questions about the Performance Sport programme email performancesport@uwe.ac.uk.

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