University of Bristol

The Fulbright University of Bristol Award covers the first year of any master's or doctoral degree programme offered by the university.

Founded in 1876, the University of Bristol offers a world-class learning environment. Students and staff come from more than 150 countries around the world, creating a friendly and diverse academic community. 

Bristol is one of the UK’s top 10 universities and 55th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2024). A member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Bristol is also a top five UK institution for research (THE analysis of REF 2021). 

Bristol is home to state-of-the-art facilities and academics who are leaders in their fields. Students can choose from more than 600 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and our 6 faculties offer a comprehensive range of subjects. 

Our Careers Service offers tailored careers support for up to 3 years after graduation. The University is ranked joint 7th in the UK for employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022), and Bristol graduates are the 3rd most targeted by top UK employers (High Fliers Research 2022). 

The University is at the heart of Bristol, a beautiful and vibrant city in the south-west of England. It's just 90 minutes from London but also close to beautiful English countryside. A friendly, historic and multicultural hub, Bristol is home to world-class culture and plenty of green space. 


Grant amount

Full tuition waiver

£19,027 living stipend

$1500 travel stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time) and PhDs are three-year programmes (full-time).

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