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About Bournemouth University

About Bournemouth University

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Welcome to BU

Welcome to BU

Vice-Chancellor John Vinney is proud of Bournemouth University's many achievements. Read about what makes BU special to him.

Our people

Our people

We believe our people are our most valuable asset. Every day, we encourage them to challenge the world around them and change it in a positive way.

About - Jobs

Jobs

If you think you could make a contribution to our community, find out more about being part of our team and check our list of current vacancies.
Vision and values

Vision and values

See how we are positioning ourselves for the future by taking a look at our vision and values, and read our Strategic Plan 2012-18.

Global reputation, regional impact

Global reputation, regional impact

Find out how we contribute more than £1 million a day to the economy in the South West, as well as the wider benefits we bring to the area.

How to contact us

How to contact us

Discover the many different ways you can get in touch with us and find out how to follow all our latest news on social media.

Everything you need to know about

Our governance

Find out more about how the university is governed and managed by the Executive Team and University Board and read our most recent Annual Reviews.

Our history and heritage

Today, we are home to 18,000 students and 2,000 staff: read about our history and growth – and discover the meaning of our crest and motto.

Quality and standards

Learn about the systems and processes we use to ensure the highest possible standards are maintained across all of our academic programmes.

Our awards

Our commitment to excellence has won many awards, such as The Queen’s Anniversary Prize, our EcoCampus Platinum Award and Disability Two Tick status.

Sustainability

See how we manage our impact on the world around us, explore our green credentials and learn about how we are protecting the environment for future generations.

Press Office

Find out how to contact us for expert comment, the latest news stories and up-to-date information from across the university.