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Bournemouth University International College

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Bournemouth University International College

Prepare for a degree at Bournemouth University with a course at the on-campus International College.

How it works:

Step 1

Study a degree preparation course

at Bournemouth University International College. 

Step 2

Pass your degree preparation course  

at the required level with good attendance. 

Step 3

Enjoy guaranteed admission

to your chosen degree at Bournemouth University. 

Where is Bournemouth University International College?

Bournemouth University International College is located on Bournemouth University’s Lansdowne Campus.

  • The campus is just a 15-minute bus ride from Bournemouth town centre. 
  • Enjoy the beach, nightlife and cultural hotspots on offer in this stunning seaside town. 

What is it like studying at the International College?

Bournemouth University International College has excellent facilities and is full of students from across the world. It’s a great environment for developing your creativity and independence, as well as making lifelong friends.  

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“We look forward to welcoming you to Bournemouth University International College”

Rachel Woodward-Carrick, College Director

Why choose Bournemouth University International College?

39 nationalities

represented by new students at the College in 2022

Expert teaching 

from experienced tutors  

Access to university facilities

from your first day at the College

Excellent support

from staff who understand international students’ needs

Great campus location

near the town centre and beach

Close to London

at two hours away by train 

What can I study at the College? 

Your degree preparation course prepares you for a related undergraduate or postgraduate degree at university. Progression degrees at Bournemouth University are available in the following subject areas:

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Art and Design

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Business and Finance

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Environment and Agriculture

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Hospitality and Tourism 

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Marketing and Media 

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Music and Performing Arts

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Science and Health 

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Social Sciences and Humanities

Explore life at the International College

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Yamna’s experience in Bournemouth

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What Bournemouth University International College students think 

We care about your experience at the College! Learn more about student support.

Student satisfaction


agreed they were happy with their overall experience.* 


agreed that College staff cared about helping them succeed in their studies.* 

*We surveyed our students in 2023.

How many students get an offer to study at the University? 


of students who successfully passed their preparation course at the required level received an unconditional offer from the University in 2023.

Students who pass their degree preparation course but don’t meet the progression requirements for their chosen Bournemouth University are guaranteed a place at a UK university through our University Placement Service

Download useful information

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  • Bournemouth University brochure
  • Course information
  • Bournemouth University flyer 

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