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Graphic Design (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W22F
BA(Hons) Graphic Design (with Foundation Year) 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 ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
33rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
61st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
26th

Start date and duration

Start date
11-SEP-23
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 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 - 87 = 13% 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, September 2022

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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Aleksandar
28 Mar 22

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

It's an amazing location, my campus is in the centre of the city and makes it really convenient for everyone to attend....
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Tiffany
10 Mar 22

Graphic Design (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

It’s a friendly environment and the teaching is good however the site of the campus is not ideal for me personally....

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 3 reviews

5 star 67%
4 star 33%
3 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,134 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 60%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
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Bristol, University of the West of England
CUG ranking
61st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
UWE Bristol is an ambitious, progressive university based in one of the UK’s most vibrant and creative cities. It’s an institution that empowers students to not only push their limits academically, but also to develop the personal and professional skills needed to fulfil their potential and achieve success in life. Courses have been developed with a real career focus, aimed at ensuring students are fully equipped to enter the world of work and fill the skills gaps in the workforce. To ensure that students have the best chance of success, they will learn in an exciting and thriving environment with contemporary facilities that inspire minds to grow. Students will be challenged and supported as they enhance their skills and prepare to graduate with the best platform to not only begin a career but to stand out and truly succeed.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Kennel Lodge Road Bristol
BS3 2JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Parson Street  0.7 miles away

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