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.

The University of Bristol is one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK. It was ranked 61st in the world in the QS World University rankings 2023 and in the top 100 for 26 different subjects. In the UK, it is in the QS top 10 and is one of the most targeted British universities for employers. 

The university has had a reputation for innovation since its founding in 1876. It is a member of the prestigious Russell Group and much of its research has been classed as world-leading by the Research Excellence Framework 2021. University of Bristol researchers challenge some of the world’s most pressing issues in areas as diverse as infection and immunity, human rights, climate change, and cryptography and information security. 

Students always say how much they love the city of Bristol - from its friendly people and fantastic music scene to its vibrant harbourside, green spaces and buzzing centre. Best of all, Bristol is the perfect size, offering all the excitement of a big city packed into an area you can easily explore on foot or by bike. 

Grant amount

Full tuition waiver

£18,110 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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