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Welcome to BU

Your arrivals guide - September 2016

Study support

Academic timetable

Academic timetable

Your online academic timetable includes details of your lectures, seminars and other learning sessions relevant to your course.

The Sir Michael Cobham library - pod

Study preparation

Our lecturers have developed some activities to help give you an insight to your course - check out yours now

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Mobile apps

There are three, free mobile apps we recommend you download to your smartphone or tablet to make the most of all BU and SUBU have to offer.

Student life

Students' Union - arrivals

Students' Union

SUBU is the Students' Union at Bournemouth University, independent from the University, it offers a range of opportunities and support.
international students on grass

Global BUddies

Global BUddies aims to improve integration between UK students and international students on campus, helping you to build a network of new friends from all over the world.

developing our campus

Arrivals FAQs

You should find all the information you need before arriving in Bournemouth on this website, but here are some frequently asked questions which may also help. 

Student and staff stories

Glebs Kiselovs

Glebs Kiselovs

My placement experiences have been unbelievable and have helped me to develop my own business plans already.
Judith Munyakazi

Judith Munyakazi

Being a BU student has been an invaluable opportunity to take part in two study abroad schemes.
Charlie Anderson

Charlie Anderson

I’ve been an askBU adviser for two years, and love how life at BU is constantly changing and growing.

Useful information

Directions and maps

Directions and maps

Whether you are joining us this September, or just planning a visit then please be aware we're based on two campuses so make sure you've got the right one! Directions and maps to both campuses can be found here.

#belongatbu

Here’s a flavour of what you can expect when you arrive at BU - created by SUBU (our Students’ Union). Whatever you do, you’ll belong at BU.