Student city guide to Bristol

A unique vibe and a stand-out creative scene make Bristol the city of choice for more than 50,000 students. Our student accommodation at iQ Bristol is the place to make the most of it all.

With nearly 60,000 students, Bristol has a buzzing student scene

Featuring some truly stunning buildings, the University of Bristol makes up a big part of the look and feel of the city. The university is ranked among the Top 10 in the UK, counting no less than 13 Nobel laureates among its alumni. And with nearly 60,000 students, the scene is buzzing.

Bristol is renowned for its excellent music scene, with something for all tastes. A hotbed of electronic talent in particular, it has great record shops and diverse clubs. You’ll find gigs and club nights in places ranging from skate parks to boats.

Our student accommodation iQ Bristol is within easy walking distance of The University of Bristol's campuses. There’s also a bus stop outside that takes you direct to the University of West of England (UWE)’s Glenside campus.

In keeping with the city’s musical heritage, it features a music practice room, plus study and dining spaces and an onsite gym

Student city guide to Bristol