Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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Course info

UCAS CODE W211
BA(Hons) Graphic Design is based at the Arnolfini, at the heart of Bristols creative and cultural community. You’ll learn from practising graphic designers in a professional studio environment. Past students have won awards in prestigious national competitions such as the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) Student Design Awards and the course ranks very highly in the National Student Survey (NSS).In recent years, graduates work has been exhibited at D&AD New Blood, London, where they won Best in Show ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
104th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
55th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
22nd

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
42%
Mathematics
24%
Product Design
14%
Physics
13%
Photography
13%

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Latest Graphic Design reviews

Graphic Design
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Holly
18 Nov 19

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Very good. Enjoyed all years and will be sad to leave. It has become my home and the best experience I’ve ever had....
SR
Student Reviewer
08 Jan 17

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

I'm really glad I've chosen this uni. It's perfect for me as it has great facilities, tutors and offers amazing student...

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Bristol, University of the West of England
CUG ranking
55th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
The University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE) is an ambitious, progressive university based in one of the UK’s most vibrant and creative cities. The university empowers its students to push themselves academically, and to develop their personal and professional lives so that they may fulfil their greatest potential. The university has developed its courses with students’ future careers in mind, and has created an impressive learning environment with facilities that inspire. Students are welcomed into a community which will challenge, excite and support them, graduating with the skills and experience needed to stand out from the crowd and succeed in their future careers. With three campuses spanning the city, students benefit from the freedom of living in a lively and exciting location, with a secure and supportive campus community.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Bush House Floors 3, 4 & 5 Bristol
BS1 4QD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bedminster  0.4 miles away

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