How Clearing gave me a second chance to study at university.

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By Chris, BSc(Hons) Biomedical Science and MSc Science Communication

UWE Bristol student, Chris, tells us how Clearing enabled him to apply to university after he decided to make a career change. He shares what it’s like phoning the Admissions team on results day, and how they helped him to narrow down his options. Read Chris’s story.

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How the learning opportunities at UWE Bristol have enhanced my student experience.

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By Ilaria, BA(Hons) Criminology and Sociology

Our student, Ilaria, tells us how the opportunities at UWE Bristol have helped her to make the most of her time of university. She shares how her learning experiences outside of her course have supported her studies, from guest speakers to internships. Read more about Ilaria’s story.

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How Clearing gave me back my control on results day.

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By Saffron, BA(Hons) Education

UWE Bristol student, Saffron, tells us how Clearing gave her different options when she narrowly missed the grades she needed for her course.  She shares her experience of calling the Admissions team on results day, and how Clearing enabled her to move to another course. Keep reading to hear Saffron’s story.

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How running 27 miles in March has helped UWE Bristol student Chloe raise awareness of student mental health.

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By Chloe, BA (Hons) Creative and Professional Writing.

Student Chloe, talks about what inspired her to run 27 miles in March for the charity, Mind. She shares how this has helped her to become more aware of her own mental health and how she hopes to inspire other students to talk about mental health and find their own coping strategies. Keep reading to find out more.

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How going straight from undergraduate to postgraduate study at UWE Bristol helped Brodie find career success.

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By Brodie, BSc(Hons) Biological Sciences and MSc Public Health alum.

Our alum, Brodie, tells us about her new role working at Public Health England, where she provides epidemiological support in the fight against COVID-19. She shares how studying at UWE Bristol has helped her find career success in the public health sector. Keep reading to find out more about Brodie’s story.

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How working in UWE Bristol’s Covid-19 testing facility has prepared me for my future career in science.

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By Daniel, BSc(Hons) Forensic Science.

UWE Bristol student, Daniel, tells us what it’s like to work at the new walk-in Covid-19 testing facility on Frenchay Campus. He shares his experience of helping the local community during the pandemic and how the skills he’s gained have boosted his employability. Keep reading to hear Daniel’s story. 

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How stepping out of my comfort zone has helped me to be the best I can be.

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By Rapha, BSc(Hons) Urban Planning. 

UWE Bristol student, Rapha, tells us how trying new things at UWE Bristol has helped her confidence to grow. She shares her experience of trying new activities outside of her course and how her lecturers have been an important support network. Keep reading to hear Rapha’s story. 

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How UWE Bristol helped me find my internship.

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by Alice, BA(Hons) Marketing

This year, I was lucky enough to get an internship through the UWE Bristol internship scheme*. After enjoying the first year of my marketing degree, I wanted to spend the holidays getting involved in something marketing-related. Here are my experiences of my internship and career development opportunities at UWE Bristol.

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How I gained hands-on engineering experience at UWE Bristol.

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by Razaan, MEng(Hons) Civil and Environmental Engineering

When asked what I love most about my course as a Civil and Environmental Engineering student, the first word that comes to my mind is: opportunities. Everything from educational trips* to actual hands-on projects, I’ve had experiences that I don’t think I’d be able to find elsewhere. Keep reading to find out about my engineering opportunities at UWE Bristol.

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