Open, Collaborative, Resourceful
GW4 is an alliance which combines the intellectual capacity and physical resources of the four leading research-intensive universities in the South West of England and Wales: Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter.
We employ over 8,000 academic staff members, who in turn support over 22,000 postgraduate taught and research students. We have a combined turnover well in excess of £1 billion, and £296 million in research grants and contracts income.Discover the Benefits of GW4
GW4 hosts 24 Research Councils UK-funded doctoral training programmes and are involved in a further eight hosted by other universities.More about doctoral training