When it comes to starting University, it may seem like the hardest thing that you have done in your life so far. For me, that was very true. I had never done something so challenging in my life. Leaving my family, my friends, my partner and my home; to kickstart my life and make a… Read more » about My First Term As A Fresher
My executive dean’s scholarship
There are a lot of factors that play an important role in choosing a university. For some it can be the course and others it can be the ranking of the university. For some students it’s the proximity to their home, while for others it is the fees. When I was making my choice for… Read more » about My executive dean’s scholarship
What made BU stand out for me
Hello everyone. I am Talya from Turkey, and I am currently studying MSc foundations in clinical psychology at BU. I received unconditional offers from all the universities that I applied to in the UK. Why did I choose BU? Here are my top reasons: Ranking and reputation As someone with a first-class degree, I wanted… Read more » about What made BU stand out for me
Yes, postgrads can and do have social lives!
They really do! They may not involve quite as many wild nights as your undergrad degree, but watch Talya’s vlog to see just a flavour of the things you can get up to as a BU postgraduate student.
Funding options in the United States
The United States boasts that it is the educational hub for local and international students alike with various commercialised funding options coming in to your mailbox regularly as well as information about federal loans and grant opportunities. However, based on your income, federal loans and grants after applying on FAFSA do not cover all the… Read more » about Funding options in the United States
Best ways to bring the Christmas spirit to your student halls
Watch my vlog about bringing Christmas to halls!
Sports scholarship opportunities
My name’s Garrett Bucklin, I am from the United States and I am currently undergoing the masters of business administration program at Bournemouth University. There are many opportunities and options on the side of funding for each individual to attend this university. It is very diverse and they value a number of different skills and… Read more » about Sports scholarship opportunities
Communications and Media student Will demonstrates a passion for healthcare
Hi! I’m Will Vallins, a BA (Hons) Communication and Media student. Although I was initially nervous at my placement interview, I was so delighted that I was able to impress Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust. I was really happy that it meant I was able to secure a year-long placement working with healthcare professionals on projects,… Read more » about Communications and Media student Will demonstrates a passion for healthcare
My BU Dean’s Scholarship – always give yourself credit
My name is Garrett Bucklin, I come from the United States and am studying at Bournemouth University. The Deans Scholarship is one of the most prestigious awards given out to applicants. It is an academic scholarship and pays up to fifty percent of an applicants’ tuition. I myself have never been one known for achieving… Read more » about My BU Dean’s Scholarship – always give yourself credit
Working and living in New York as a BU graduate
Hey everyone! My name is Agata and I graduated from Bournemouth University in 2017, in BA (Hons) Events Management. Some of you might have seen posts I’ve previously written during my time at BU. Whilst I was finishing my degree I had no idea that a year on I would be writing this blog post… Read more » about Working and living in New York as a BU graduate
Top tips for writing your UCAS application
In this vlog I talk personal statement do’s and don’ts!
An enjoyable comparison of Turkish and British culture – My adaptation so far – Part II
Hello everyone. As some of you may remember, I wrote a blog about the comparisons of Turkish and British life from my perspective as an international student. Here is part II! Punctuality Timing is really important for British people, and they have odd rules around meal times. For instance, it appears to be acceptable to… Read more » about An enjoyable comparison of Turkish and British culture – My adaptation so far – Part II