Top 5 things askBU were asked this week

Health and Social Care Mini Open Day If you haven’t quite made up your mind which Health and Social Care course is right for you and would like to visit BU to find out more, we’ll be holding a Mini Open Day at our Lansdowne Campus on Wednesday 13 February. You’ll have the opportunity to… Read more »

Top Three things askBU were asked this week…

Swapping Courses We can all be a little indecisive at times, if you’ve had a sudden change of heart and would like to swap your course choice, it may be possible. Just pop the programme administrator an email, you’ll find their contact details on your offer letter, and they’ll do their best to help. Please… Read more »

Top 5 things askBU were asked this week

Top 5 things askBU Enquiries have been asked this week… Late applications Although the UCAS applications deadline was 15 January, here at BU we are still happy to consider late applications, for most of our courses. As soon as a course is full, our website will be updated to show this. All of our courses… Read more »

What To Expect When. . .You’re Going To University

Written by Patricia Obawole, BU First Year Law LLB Student. Allow me to set the scene for you. You have taken the executive decision to go to university. Good. One of your choices could in fact be Bournemouth University. Great! All you’re going to do is party all day and not do any of the… Read more »

Finance… what’s it all about?!

It’s always a good option to do a bit of number crunching when you’re considering going to University… to save you a headache though we thought we’d give you a hand and hopefully put your minds at ease. In September 2012 the fees Universities in England are allowed to charge nearly trebled from £3375 to… Read more »

How to write a great personal statement

Writing a personal statement can be quite daunting, but knowing the best things to include will definitely make your application stand out. UCAS have a great video explaining what is involved in writing a great personal statement and we thought it was definitely worth sharing! Admissions teams want applicants to demonstrate a real love and… Read more »

Understanding UCAS

If you’re looking to start university in Sept 2013, getting your head around UCAS (University Central Admissions Service) early will make the process of applying to university much easier. All applications to UK universities comes through UCAS and it is a great way to research which ones across the country offer the subjects or courses you’re… Read more »

Life in Bournemouth

With all exams finally over, we are starting to think about how we can spend our rainy summer this year! We all know that Bournemouth and Poole have great beaches, and there is always so much happening in the area it’s no wonder that so many graduates stay here once they’ve finished their course. Throughout… Read more »

What have we got for you?

For any one who has visited our Talbot Campus recently, you will have seen the extensive works taking place to rejuvenate our facilities and the campus. It’s going to look amazing for the start of term! Our IT facilities are currently being upgraded so our computers will be quicker, the programmes more up-to-date, and the… Read more »

Open Day Follow Up!

Thanks to everyone who came to our Open Days over the weekend, we hope you found it really useful and had a chance to get all of your questions answered. There’s loads of things changing and improving here at BU at the moment, and one of those things is our Talbot Campus, and we wanted… Read more »

Ten Top Tips to making the most out of your Open Day

Hi, I’m Dan and I work in the Digital Communications Team. Now that we know each other better I thought I’d give you ten (well, 12, actually) top tips to help you make the most out of the Open Days that we’re holding tomorrow and Saturday. Think about all the questions you have about coming… Read more »