This Scholarship is for Graduate Study in any subject at either Masters or Doctoral level at the University of Bristol and will be for up to two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies). If awarded a Bristol Marshall Scholarship candidates would be expected to study at the University of Bristol.

The following Information has been provided by the University of Bristol.

General Information

The University of Bristol, founded in 1909, is now well established as a world-class university with centres of excellence spanning the whole range of disciplines. It is a member of the UK's Russell Group of leading research universities and of the Worldwide Universities Network.
The University has 19,173 undergraduate and 6,929 postgraduate students (4,800 taught and 2,129 research). The University has an outstanding reputation and supportive environment on offer to its students. As well as a wide range of taught postgraduate opportunities, the University offers PhD opportunities through a set of professional Doctoral Training Centres and Bristol Doctoral Centre, ensuring all PhD candidates receive both academic and professional support in their careers.
The University is located in the central part of Bristol, the largest city in the south west of England, a thriving business and cultural centre, and a beautiful and enjoyable place to live. Bristol is surrounded by attractive countryside, and within easy reach of London and other major cultural and academic centres in the UK. Bristol International Airport provides an easy and low-cost link to Europe, giving access to a wealth of opportunities for investigation of new countries, new cities and new cultural experiences.

Fast facts

  • University of Bristol is in the top 5% of universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2019
  • A world top 50 university (QS Ranking 2018)
  • Graduate Market in 2018 study, which named Bristol graduates as the 4th most-targeted by Britain's top 100 employers
  • QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019 place Bristol at 47th in the world and 6th in the UK

Life in

As well as boasting an exceptional university, Bristol is also one of the best places to live in the UK.

Crowned European Green Capital for 2015 Bristol has also won plaudits in the national press. Bristol was named the best place to live in Britain by Sunday Times Best Places to Live Guide 2017.

Bristol has a thriving creative scene and has many different things to explore including Culture and the Arts, festivals, nightlife, green city, shopping and sports.

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