Why choose Bournemouth University?
A creative environment
Bournemouth University is at the forefront of the UK’s world-famous creative industry, with a great reputation in disciplines such as Animation, Art, Media, Journalism and Advertising. Bournemouth alumni have gone on to work on Oscar and BAFTA-winning productions, and the town itself has a lively cultural scene with concerts, festivals and carnivals.
Technology and innovation
In the fields of digital innovation and new technology, BU is a true pioneer. Home to the world-renowned National Centre for Computer Animation, and a winner of the award for Outstanding Digital Innovation in Teaching or Research (Times Higher Education), BU is always looking to the future.
A beautiful location
Bournemouth University campus enjoys a seaside location in a picturesque part of southern England, complete with 11 km of sandy beaches. The town of Bournemouth features 2,000 acres of parks and gardens, making for a tranquil and inspiring setting in which to study.
Top 10 for Business and Management
BU has a great reputation for Business and Management, and its research in the field was ranked in the UK top 10 for impact by the Research Excellence Framework. BU is also strong in areas such as Hospitality and Tourism, Media Studies, and Sociology, and is a winner of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize, the UK’s most notable award for higher education.