It’s summer, you’ve got your results, and now you need to find a graduate job! This can be a really exciting time for anyone who is looking to kickstart their career and fully-immerse into their industry pretty much asap. After a month of job searching, I was so happy to land a grad job at… Read more » about How to land your dream grad job
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 » about Oliver’s story – why I chose MSc Sport Management
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This is a guest blog by Thomas Dence. The idea of finishing University and heading straight out into the real world of work was for me, as I think it is for many, both nerve-wracking and exciting. So, when, at the beginning of my Second Year, I was given the opportunity to get a head… Read more » about Thomas Dence, our enterprising placement student, and his challenging year in industry
This is a guest blog written by Louise Gaff Calling all parents, this one’s for you! This is a guest blog from our of BU student’s parents perspective, talking about her daughters experience with Clearing. Are you a parent looking to share your views? Get in touch! My daughter Ellen had completed her A-levels in… Read more » about Clearing from a parental perspective
Fay’s just completed her MSc Investigative Forensic Psychology . Here she tells us why she chose BU and shares her advice with anyone thinking about studying here. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? To increase my skill base. Why did you choose BU? The course was exactly what I was looking… Read more » about Fay’s story – why I chose MSc Investigative Forensic Psychology
An inspirational guest blog by our very own Ebony Harding. Everyone has a different Clearing experience. Some people are prepared for Clearing and get what they want out of it immediately, and others are genuinely surprised by their results and may need to go through Clearing unexpectedly. For me, I was surprised by my results… Read more » about Ebony’s clearing story
Guest Blog by Bethany Pawson on accommodation and Clearing. Many people think that there is no chance that you will be able to get in halls if you have gone through Clearing because they fill up so fast, but did you know that Bournemouth University offer an accommodation guarantee for Clearing students too! When I found… Read more » about Getting into halls through Clearing isn’t as unlikely as you think!
Madison has just completed her MA Media and Communication. Before she left, we quizzed her about her BU experience. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? I’ve always wanted to continue my education. I thrive in academia. Why did you choose BU? BU is highly ranked for media, they provide a large… Read more » about Madison’s story – why I chose MA Media and Communication
This is a guest blog by Eleanor Townend, sharing her take on Adjustment. Do you want your say on anything ‘university’? Email BU Blogs or comment below and we’ll be in touch! Finally! A-Levels are done, the sun is out, and you’re looking forward to starting the next big chapter in your life: University! After attending… Read more » about What is adjustment and what is it for?
Everyone’s BU story is different. Rachael’s just graduated in MSc Events Management so hear why she chose BU. What was your main reason for studying a postgraduate qualification? To get into the Event Management profession. I’d also been working for a few years in entry level admin jobs and wanted to use my brain again…. Read more » about Rachael’s story – why I chose MSc Events Management
This is a guest blog by Kate Marchant, explaining everything ‘Clearing and Adjustment’. Email BU Blogs or comment below if you want to share your experiences or give advice surrounding university? Most of us have felt, at some point in our lives, that we are on the wrong path. Whether that be that we are in… Read more » about Know your plan B!