A student working in a laboratory About postgraduate study

Learn more about your options for postgraduate study, and discover our world-class facilities and faculties.

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We host events for prospective students throughout the year. Register for an upcoming event or find on-demand resources.

A student relaxing on campus, holding their mobile phone How to apply

Read guidance on how to complete our online application form, or log in to continue an existing application.

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Support for our community of postgraduate research students, from funding advice and skills training to researcher development.

Why choose Bristol?

Find out what makes Bristol one of the UK’s top ten universities.


Discover where a postgraduate degree from Bristol could lead.

International students

Help and advice for incoming international students.


University residences and private rented accommodation.

After you apply

Your next steps after submitting an application.

Register your interest

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In the UK's top ten universities
QS World University Rankings 2023

Linked to 13 Nobel prize winners
Nobel prizes and fellowships

Top five university for research
REF 2021

Best place to live in the UK
Sunday Times 2017

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