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The perfect event location

With modern, professional conferencing venues and technical laboratories, our outstanding facilities are available to hire by organisations of all sizes.

You can hold conferences in our lecture theatres, host meetings in our seminar rooms, or use facilities such as our food labs for research or bringing products to market.

Make the best impression

Choosing the right venue for your meeting or event is an important decision. Impressions count and we can offer the best facilities to make your event a success. Bournemouth has excellent transport connections, with our university campuses easily accessible by train, bus and car and just a short drive from Bournemouth Airport – making BU an ideal location for international conferences.

Why choose BU for your event?

When you choose BU for your event you get:

  • An experienced event management team to look after all your requirements
  • Flexibility of venue sizes, with 16 lecture theatres holding between 60 and 308 delegates and 25 seminar rooms seating between 12 and 68 people
  • Modern lecture theatres with tiered seating and audio-visual facilities
  • Professional in-house caterers offering quality food to suit all dietary requirements
  • Hospitality packages tailored to your event.

For more information or to make a booking, contact our Events team on +44 (0)1202 961115 or email buevents@bournemouth.ac.uk.

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Public engagement

BU’s busy calendar of events sees us engage with thousands of people in the local community and further afield.

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Recruiting students and graduates

If you’re looking to recruit graduates or students, our Careers & Employability Service offers free advertising to promote your vacancy in the university, as well as holding recruitment-focused events throughout the year.