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Coronavirus cases at Bristol city centre student residence

Forty students have tested positive which means, in accordance with Public Health England advice, all 300 residents will now have to self-isolate, remain in their flats and only socialise with those in their living circle from this afternoon [Friday 9 October].

Bristol part of new £4m FDA study to advance understanding of severe coronavirus infection

The three-year project will bring together collaborators from the University of Liverpool (@LivUni),  Public Health England (@PHE_uk), the University of Bristol (@BristolUni) (Dr David Matthews and Dr Andrew Davidson), the University of Oxford (@UniofOxford), A*STAR (@Astarhq) in Singapore, and King Fahd Medical City (@KFMC_RIYADH) in Saudi Arabia.

University of Bristol launches interactive platform to connect new students and staff to the city’s diverse heritage

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£1 million scholarship programme launched to support Black-heritage students

The Black Bristol Scholarship Programme seeks to address the lack of representation of the Black heritage community at every level of study in higher education across the UK, from undergraduate students to those completing PhDs. It will annually fund Black and mixed-Black heritage students across five areas:

Young adults needed to take part in digital technology study

The study, led by the University of Bristol and supported by the Elizabeth Blackwell Institute, will work with key stakeholders, including health and social care practitioners and young people themselves, to explore questions around how use of digital technology could benefit young people's mental health consultations and improve the delivery of care and manage risk.

Bristol rises two places in Good University Guide 2021

Excellent graduate prospects and outstanding research were some of the factors that attributed to the University’s rise in the rankings, published today [18 September].

Stopping the spread of coronavirus in universities

This month, thousands of university students are due to start the 2020/21 academic term and will arrive on campus from across the UK and internationally. As COVID-19 continues to circulate around the globe, universities are actively developing plans to keep students, staff and the wider community safe, while providing a high-quality student experience.

How can we get pupils and staff back-to-school safely during COVID-19?

The project, COVID-19 Mapping and Mitigation in Schools (CoMMinS), will be led by the University of Bristol and is funded by a £2.7 million NIHR-UKRI COVID-19 rapid response initiative.

University of Bristol fund helps local businesses through COVID-19 challenges

The COVID-19 SME Internship Fund, which totalled over £100,000, opened for applications in April with the aim of supporting charities, social enterprises and start-ups to navigate the challenges brought about by the pandemic.

World university rankings puts Bristol in UK top 10

The latest results, from the Times Higher Education (THE) World Universities Rankings, place Bristol 91st overall. THE has one of the most respected and cited international league tables in the world.

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