An overview of my time as a student at BU

This is a guest blog by current student Laura Mann. I’m a third year student ambassador, studying computer visualisation and animation. Bournemouth University was definitely the right choice for me as it is home to the National Center for Computer Animation (NCCA) which has won several awards and has unrivalled industry links (something that applies… Read more »

More than just an internship, 15 months on…

This is a guest blog by Oliver Tunmore, explaining how he was able to get his placement with Magenta whilst studying BA (Hons) Media Production.  I can remember my interview at Magenta as if it were only a few months back, and it’s terrifying to think that it was actually February 2017. I remember pulling up… Read more »

Getting into halls through clearing isn’t as unlikely as you think!

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 »

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Ellie talks placement during her sandwich year

A little bit about Ellie: Studying: Media and Communication Placement: Bureau Veritas UK Placement job title: Marketing Intern Placement duration: 12 months Why did you choose to study at Bournemouth? One of the deciding factors for me to come and study at Bournemouth was the option of taking a sandwich year placement. It’s been extremely… Read more »

Ellie’s placement at BU

Name:              Ellie Skipper Course:           Communications and Media   I vividly remember seeing this placement advertised last summer and instantly knew it was the job role I wanted, so I didn’t hesitate to apply. I’ve been working as the Corporate Communications Coordinator within the PR and Communications Team at Bournemouth University… Read more »

Received an offer? Congrats, well done! What to do now?

What does my offer mean? Once BU has made a decision on your application where you’ve successfully been offered a place to study with us, you’ll see one of the following entries via UCAS track as to the type of offer you’ve been given: Why is my offer higher than my predicted grades? Your offer… Read more »

SportBU – What is on offer

Campus Sport is SportBU’s range of activities that are available to all BU and AUB students while the majority are also available to staff and the community. The aim is to offer a sporting activity for everyone. Whether it be allowing someone to play a sport they already love or giving them the opportunity to… Read more »