Bournemouth UniversityEstablished: 1992
Bournemouth University has a strong professional orientation with a focus on academic excellence and graduate employability. By way of illustration, we are recognised as the only Centre for Excellence in Media Practice in the UK and graduates from the National Centre for Computer Animation have worked in Hollywood on such films as Avatar, Gravity, Star Wars, and King Kong.
BU has been recognised by The Times Higher Education World University Rankings as a‘top 500 university’. BU has also been awarded, by the The Times Higher, a place in the ‘top 200 most international universities’ and in April 2016 a place in the‘top 150 Under 50’, this showcases the top universities from around the world under the age of 50.
Professor Tim McIntyre-Bhatty, Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Bournemouth University, said, “This latest ranking underlines BU’s growing reputation. We are being recognised on the international stage for the quality of our teaching, research and global outlook, and this latest league table is further evidence that BU is amongst the best universities in the world.
We believe that university should prepare you for the world of work as well as enhancing your academic qualifications. We offer placements to all of our undergraduate students and depending on the course, to many of our Masters students as well.
We offer a wide range of preparatory programmes. All of our pre-sessional English and academic pathway programmes, are delivered at Bournemouth University International College. This is run in partnership by the university and Kaplan International Colleges; it is located on our Lansdowne Campus.
Completing one of these courses before you begin your degree is a great way to settle into life in the UK, learn more about what to expect when studying at university in the UK and help you improve your English.
During your time at the Bournemouth University International College, you will have access to the main BU campuses and their facilities, which include the sports centre, library, student support services and restaurants.
Our range of research expertise includesforensic&biologicalsciences, ecology, environment&sustainability, ageing & dementia, communities, culture&conflicts, smart technology, entrepreneurship& economic growth, leadership, impact and management and etourism.
Marketing Management, Management with Marketing, International Business Management, Master of Business Administration, Advertising, Media & Communication, Computer Animation, Multimedia Journalism, International Hospitality Management, Events Management,
Full list of available course areas:
- Art and Design
- Cultural Studies
- Electronic/Electrical Engineering
- Hospitality/Tourism/Events Management
- Sociology/ Social Work
- Sport Sciences
- Url: http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk
- Campus: Multiple sites
- Location: Campus
- Times Ranking: 82
- Guardian Ranking: 63
- Independent Ranking: 54
- Average PGT fee: £11500
- Annual living costs: £7945
- Entry Requirements
- National Universities: -
- Private Universities:-
- Usual GPA requirement:-
- Student Numbers
- UG: 14380
- PGR: -
- PGT: 2022
- International: 2610
- Philippines: 12
- Scholarship Available: Yes
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