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Find out all the different ways you can explore our campuses, chat to academic staff, current students and other members of the BU team.

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Student life and support

Read about our support services and find out more about what we do to enhance our students' experience throughout their time at BU.

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Discover our students' personal recommendations for some of the most enjoyable things to do in Bournemouth.

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Preparatory programmes

We offer a number of programmes that can improve your English or prepare you for studying at university.

Academic dates

Academic dates

See an overview of our term dates, including for 45-week NHS courses that begin in September or February. 

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International students

We have a strong international student community. Find all the practical advice and information you need here.

Care leavers

Find out about the support available to help you succeed in higher education and get advice here.

Parents and carers

Learn more about what university study means for your child, and how you can support them.

Teachers and advisers

See how we support the work of teachers and advisers through events and other resources.


Open Day

Adult Nursing Open Day - Yeovil

Get a feel for what life is like at BU. Where you can meet some of our lecturers and current students to really find out what it's like to study at our Yeovil Campus. 

Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

Let us introduce you to beautiful Bournemouth, and show you more about what it's like to study at BU.

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BCIE EduFair, Nigeria

Prospective undergraduate and postgraduate students can meet Bournemouth University at the BCIE EduFair in Lagos and Abuja. 

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Oli's story

Coming to a BU Open Day? Here’s Oli with some ideas of how to make the most of your visit.