Navigating university life: things I wish I knew before I arrived

University for many people is a new experience, and in the time approaching your transition, other students will offer their experiences as encouragement for you to be prepared and know what to expect. Embarking on the journey to university can be a daunting yet an exhilarating prospect. Now being 3 years into my degree, I… Read more » about Navigating university life: things I wish I knew before I arrived

The benefits of being a Student Ambassador at BU

What exactly is a Student Ambassador? Student Ambassadors are the student faces of the university, representing it both in person and online. They are a diverse group, each bringing unique skills and characteristics to the table. Being a Student Ambassador is about communication, leadership, and adaptability, but also the willingness to inspire and connect with… Read more » about The benefits of being a Student Ambassador at BU

Embracing the BU community, from start to finish

Being part of the Bournemouth University (BU) community begins when you first apply to be a student, throughout your studies and even after you have graduated. Embarking on my journey at BU, the sense of community began long before arriving as a student. From receiving your application, BU welcomes you into its community, sending emails… Read more » about Embracing the BU community, from start to finish

Travel trips for students – Bournemouth and Beyond

Embarking on your student journey in the UK reveals an array of transport options, crucial for navigating the city of Bournemouth and beyond. Transport Types Buses When it comes to public transport, buses are one of the most common forms of transport and are often cost-effective, especially for longer trips. A bus network is a… Read more » about Travel trips for students – Bournemouth and Beyond

How I chose my Media degree

Choosing the right university and course is both thrilling and challenging, demanding thought and planning to align your academic path with personal interests and aspirations. Here are some of the things I did when I started this journey. Step 1: Deciding What You Want The first step in my university selection process involved defining my… Read more » about How I chose my Media degree

Expectations: School or College to University

Going from sixth form or college to your first year at a university is a big transition. Today I’m going to explain some key differences and some things that you can expect before and during the transition process. Studying School/College One of the key differences between school/college and university is the structure of the day…. Read more » about Expectations: School or College to University