The University of Bristol opened on the basis of the University College in 1909. The institution was the first in the province, which taught women and men equal rights. Today, Bristol University, along with Oxbridge, is considered one of the most prestigious and famous universities in the United Kingdom. The educational institution offers 330 educational programs.
The university combines high quality of teaching, seriousness of research activity. The university graduates specialists ready for effective practical work. This results in high employment rates for holders of the University of Bristol diploma.
Today, more than 20,000 students study at a multidisciplinary university. Among them, more than 25% are foreigners. The student community of Bristol University brings together representatives of more than 100 countries.
Brief information. Language courses for those who want to improve their English before entering the university.
About the program. The program provides for the study of English in the academic field. Students are offered not only lessons in vocabulary, grammar, communication (oral, written), but also special interactive classes that simulate situations from ordinary university life. They focus on developing skills in understanding English speech, formulating judgments, fluency of speech and accuracy of pronunciation.
Students age: 17+Start date: September, January, April
Admission requirements: English - intermediate.
Study result: improvement of language skills, .
Short information. One-year preparatory program for applicants of all academic directions.
About the program. The program is of a complex nature. It provides for the possibility of improving English to the level necessary for training in the university, updating knowledge on core subjects, filling knowledge gaps. The intensity of training on the program is at least 30 hours / week.
Students age: 17+
Start dates: September, January
Requirements for admission : English - from the intermediate.
The result of the training: the development of teaching skills, the improvement of English, the guarantee of enrollment in the undergraduate program.
Cost: 12000 GBP Per year.
Brief information. A full-scale profile higher education program without a narrow specialization.
About the program. Bachelor's programs at the university are offered at the faculties:
The program provides theoretical, practical training of specialists. The emphasis in the first years of training is made on theory. Specialization at the final stage of the program allows students to acquire the skills necessary to work in the chosen field.
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September
Admission requirements: IELTS 6.5- 7.5, certificate or EB, A-level, IB, GCSE - C-B.
The result of the training: obtaining a demanded profession with the possibility of further specialization at the master's degree or at the place of work.
The cost: of 14700 GBP per year.
Brief information. Special preparatory program for the magistracy applicants.
About the program. The comprehensive program provides for the study of academic English and specialized disciplines, the development of academic skills. A third of the course is occupied by language modules. In specialized classes, students are encouraged not only to update knowledge on special subjects, but also to determine the priority approach to subsequent academic development.
Students age: 21+
Start dates: September, January
Admission requirements: IELTS 6.5 - 7.5 or equivalent (TOEFL iBT 90-100) , Bachelor's degree.
The result of the training: academic readiness for study at the master's degree.
Cost: from 5000 pounds per term
Short information. The educational program of the research profile with an emphasis on practical activities within the chosen direction.
About the program. Master's programs in the field of medicine (clinical, veterinary, dentistry), public, natural, exact sciences, art, law, and engineering provide for highly specialized theoretical, practical training for students. The course includes lectures, seminars, workshops, participation in projects and internships.
Students' age: 21+
Start dates: September
Requirements for admission: IELTS 6.5 - 7.5 (equivalent), bachelor's degree, recommendations (professional, academic), resume, Motivation letter.
The result of the training: a diploma that is quoted throughout the world, career prospects in the field of science, research activities.
The cost: of 17,000 GBP per year
The university offers a variety of accommodation options. Freshmen are guaranteed places in residences on campus. Students are also provided with rooms in apartments, private apartments. Accommodation is offered for self-catering (cleaning, meals). The objects of the housing stock recommended to the students of the University of Bristol are located in the center of the city, in prestigious areas.
The extracurricular program is presented by entertaining, cognitive, sports, other events. There are more than 180 interest clubs open for students in the university. Among them are creative workshops, natural science societies and other communities. Virtually unlimited opportunities for choosing a sporting direction. Lovers of cognitive rest at the university are offered guided tours. Among the popular destinations are Bristol, London, Oxbridge, British castles and natural sites (sanctuaries, parks, botanical gardens, etc.).
The student's day schedule includes theoretical, practical classes, electives, sports (optional), self-study, leisure.
Bristol University is a complex of more than 300 buildings. The campus includes academic buildings (each faculty has a separate building), residences, sports, entertainment, shopping, and other infrastructure. There are more than 1000 Wi-Fi access points in the territory. For academic studies (theory, practice) equipped with 2500 special zones. On the campus, students can access 2000 computers to solve educational problems and use for personal purposes. 10 libraries with a fund exceeding 1.4 million books were opened at the university.
Sports infrastructure is represented by a specialized center, which accommodates 50 clubs, playing fields, playgrounds, courts and a swimming pool. Also on campus there is a separate building for optional classes in applied art.
Training period: September - June.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.