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  • UWE Bristol wins two Intellectual Property Awards

    12/03/2012

    UWE Bristol has received two prestigious awards from the Intellectual Property Office for the Bloodhound@University project and a joint win for the Knowing and Growing project which is a collaboration with the University of York, the University of Sheffield and Southampton Solent University. UWE Bristol is the only university in the UK to pick up two Intellectual Property Awards.

  • UWE Bristol are double winners in Fairtrade Business Awards

    12/03/2012

    UWE Bristol has won two awards in the first ever Fairtrade Business Awards held in Bristol and sponsored by The Co-operative. The Awards were presented by the BBC's George Alagiah at a ceremony at Leigh Court on Friday 9 March [2012].

  • UWE Bristol and Bristol Law Society launch Legal Practice Work Placement Scheme 2012

    24/02/2012

    UWE Bristol and Bristol Law Society have jointly launched the 2012 work placement scheme exclusively for UWE Bristol Legal Practice Course students.

    UWE Bristol's LPC students will again be placed with firms in Bristol and beyond. Last year a number of students were able to secure legal employment on the basis of the scheme.

  • Meet the leaders of industry at UWE Bristol

    20/02/2012

    Wednesday 22 February 2012, 18:00-20:30, Frenchay Campus

    Peter Rogers, CEO of Babcock plc, will share his experience of transforming a business at the next Distinguished Executive Address at UWE Bristol.

  • 'From screen stands to headphones, understanding the customer is key to great design' say UWE Bristol graduates

    14/02/2012

    UWE Bristol graduates, David Hayhurst and Gemma Beeching, have combined their expertise to form Product by Design, a company based in Bristol that specialises in putting the user at the heart of the product design process.

  • Meet the leaders of industry at UWE Bristol

    07/02/2012

    Thursday 9 February 2012, 18:00-20:30, Frenchay Campus

    Mitie Group Chief Executive and UWE Bristol honorary graduate, Ruby McGregor-Smith CBE will launch the University's Distinguished Executive Address Series with an inspiring insight for budding entrepreneurs.

  • UWE MBA programme offers expertise to SW advanced engineering companies

    01/02/2012

    UWE Bristol's MBA programme is linking up with the South West's Advanced Engineering and Aerospace iNet (AAE iNet) to offer free business expertise to advanced engineering companies.

    The Bristol MBA is designed to allow postgraduate students to take a step toward senior management by providing them with the skills they will need to improve business and service performance, achieve change, bring out the best in people, boost profitability and deliver long-term success through innovative strategic thinking.

  • UWE Bristol recognised with European HR Excellence in Research Award

    30/01/2012

    UWE Bristol has been granted the European Commission's HR Excellence in Research Award. The award recognises the University's outstanding work in developing and supporting its research staff.

  • New chair of University Alliance to be Professor Steve West

    20/12/2011

    University Alliance has elected Professor Steve West, Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West of England, Bristol, as their new Chair. Professor West will take up the three-year position in August 2012, succeeding current chair Janet Beer, Vice-Chancellor of Oxford Brookes University, who has been chair since 2009.

  • Club, UWE and Sainsbury's agreement and consultation on Memorial Stadium to get underway in the New Year.

    13/12/2011

    Bristol Rovers Football Club, the University of the West of England and Sainsbury's have reached legal agreement regarding the proposed new stadium at UWE and the redevelopment of the Memorial Stadium.

  • UWE supports College £1 million win to launch high flying apprenticeships

    29/11/2011

    Local colleges and UWE Bristol have been awarded a grant worth £1.1 million as part of a new scheme to establish Higher Apprenticeships, offering young people and adults a means to gain a higher education qualification whilst in work.

  • UWE Bristol's KTP with Blue Sheep is rated 'outstanding'

    25/10/2011

    A joint project between Blue Sheep, a marketing data company based in Cheltenham, and UWE's Bristol Business School has been classed as 'Outstanding' by the funders, the Technology Strategy Board.

  • UWE hosts 'Knowing and Growing 2011'

    21/10/2011

    Knowing and Growing 2011: The Rise Annual Conference and Exhibition

    UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre

    1 November 2011 (08:30 -16:00)

    Around 100 social enterprises and charities from across the South West will get the advice and expertise they need to compete, flourish and grow at a unique one day exhibition on 1 November 2011 at the UWE Bristol Exhibition and Conference Centre.

  • After-school robotics club wins Universities South West award for UWE graduate

    18/10/2011

    Robotics graduate Zan Nadeem from the University of the West of England has won a prestigious regional enterprise competition with her idea to provide after-school robotics clubs and workshops for pupils aged 10 -15 years.

  • What would it take to grow giving in the UK?

    14/10/2011

    Much more can be done to grow giving in the UK, say the authors of a report 'Growing Philanthropy in the United Kingdom' published today by researchers at the University of the West of England (UWE) and Indiana University's Centre on Philanthropy.

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