Category: Student blogs

Graduate story: Promoting peace across the globe

In 10 years since graduating from BU, Luke McMillan’s career has taken him across the world to support humanitarian efforts in areas affected by conflict and natural disaster. In his latest role, he is managing the UN campaign behind an International Day of Peace. Luke originally qualified with a MSc Biodiversity Conservation in 2009. During the… Read more »

Chen Hua Yang

Looking back at my BU experience

Originally from Taiwan, Chen Hua Yang (Judy) has written a short profile about her experience of studying MSc Tourism Management at BU. Hear what she has to say. My experience of studying MSc Tourism Management in Bournemouth University was very challenging but extremely wonderful. The course not only helps me to build up my management,… Read more »

Graduate story: Passion for social justice leads to British Red Cross role

A postgraduate law qualification has helped Keziah Gitonga pursue her passion for social justice by taking up a role with the British Red Cross. Since completing the LLM Law Framework in 2015, Keziah has joined the charity as a Service Co-ordinator within the International Family Tracing Team. The team helps to connect people in the… Read more »

Cafés, SUBU and Lectures

Hi there, I am Stephanie Cremer from Germany and I am doing my MSc in Tourism Management and Marketing. First of all, you need to know that I did my Undergraduate degree back in Germany, as an integrated degree, so I was working and studying full time at the same time. That also meant that… Read more »

Global Talent Programme: nurturing and developing your talent

I am Mitchell David from United States doing my MBA. At Bournemouth University, there are great students from all around the world. Coming to BU as an international student,  I wanted to find other students in similar situations. That’s when I found the Global Talent Programme. What is the Global Talent Programme about? The Global… Read more »

Andreea

Andreea’s story – why I chose MSc Management with Project Management

A Q&A with recent MSc Management with Project Management graduate Andreea. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? The main reason of getting a Master’s degree in Project Management was to allow me to pursue the career path I want to follow. Why did you choose BU? BU had the courses I… Read more »

Alexandru-Cristian Petrisor

Alexandru-Cristian’s story – why I chose MSc Management with Human Resources

Alexandru-Cristian, originally from Romania, has just completed his MSc Management with Human Resources. Find out why he chose BU and what his favourite things about living in Bournemouth are. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? To further not only my knowledge in the area but to become more eligible for a… Read more »

Ollie Evans

Oliver’s story – why I chose MSc Sport Management

Before Ollie completed his MSc Sport Management, we quizzed him about his BU experience. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? To improve career opportunities. Why did you choose BU? Location and the reputation of Bournemouth University, plus the unique variety of the course. What are the best things about your course… Read more »