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Partnerships and connections in Journalism, Media and PR

As one of the biggest creative hubs outside London, Bristol is home to a huge variety of cultural and media organisations. 

Partnerships and collaborations

Our collaborations and partnerships with businesses and organisations across the creative and cultural industries mean your learning will be real-world focused, with opportunities ranging from exciting work placements, work on multi-disciplinary projects, access to professional working environments, developed networks and professionally-led masterclasses.

Watch our film to see our students learning with our partners:


Bristol is the global centre for natural history filmmaking, and is home to the world renowned BBC Natural History Unit and the biggest factual media hub outside London.

As part of our collaboration with the BBC, we’ve set up three bespoke Masters programmes - MA Wildlife Film-making, MA Documentary and Features, and MA Journalism.  This postgraduate partnership scheme is unique to UWE Bristol. 

Bristol Post

The Bristol Post is a newspaper covering news in the city of Bristol, including stories from the whole of Greater Bristol, Northern Somerset and South Gloucestershire.


MShed - a museum all about Bristol where visitors can explore the city through time: its places, its people and their stories. The museum is home to displays of 3,000 Bristol artefacts and stories, showing items on transport, people, and the arts. The museum teamed up with our film making students and quizzed the Bristol public on their favourite children’s TV shows and characters.

Tobacco Factory Theatres

Tobacco Factory Theatres produce and present a jam-packed programme of excellent theatre in unique, intimate spaces, in Bristol and beyond, with exciting opportunities for artists and young people.

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