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Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth

Check whether Arts University Bournemouth is right for you as an international student.

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Uni facts

  • Poole, UK
  • University type: Public
  • Rank: 8076
  • Program types Bachelor's degrees
  • Programs total 29
  • Acceptance rates 55%
  • Nationalities 32
  • International Students 320

Study abroad at Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth (UAB) is a leading arts university for the creative industries. The University takes pride in providing a vibrant and caring environment to help students thrive. All courses take place on a single campus with modern buildings and attractive surroundings. On-campus there is a refectory/canteen, Arts Bar and a café, plus communal student areas as well as an active student union that organizes events.

Bournemouth is a very lively and friendly seaside town, situated on the south coast of the UK, with many shops, bars and cafés and a growing creative community; it’s just two hours from London.

The University has students from over 60 countries. Each program has a number of places for overseas students – this ensures there’s a varied mix of individuals from different backgrounds.

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Why study at Arts University Bournemouth?

  • Excellent Teaching

    awarded Gold on the TEF (Teaching Excellence Framework) by HEFCE

  • Modern campus

    industry standard art and media technology

  • Employment

    average graduate employment rate over the last five years of 97%

  • Social responsibility

    AUB Human enables students to use their work for addressing global issues

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Life as an international student

Throughout the year the international office can provide information about current events, the campus, the local area and student life. They also organize get-togethers to meet other students like you, and at the start of the academic year there’s an orientation program for all European and International students.

Once you’ve started on a course, international students can get help and advice from the International Office and Student Services and learning support; this includes help with improving academic English, and is available from a specialized team of academic tutors.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Quiet Areas
    • Museum
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Bars
    • Restaurants
    • Cafe’s
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity

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Arts University Bournemouth programs

Fees and funding

Arts University Bournemouth keeps its fees at the lowest possible levels and has a thorough quality assurance procedure to ensure a high standard of teaching and resources for students on all courses.

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Foundation - £13,250 / program.

Undergraduate - £16,950 / year.

Postgraduate - £16,950 / program.

All full-time Pre-degree and bachelor's students who pay annual fees in full by 1st August receive a 10% tuition fee discount. All full-time master's students who pay in full by 1st August will be given a 10% discount on their annual tuition fee.

Scholarships for academic achievement (master's only)

All applicants who hold a 2.1 degree or equivalent will be eligible for a Scholarship of 10% off the cost of the course.

Relevant workplace experience

Applicants from a non-degree background, or applicants applying with relevant / equivalent work experience will be eligible for a scholarship of 10% of the cost of the program.

Location

Arts University Bournemouth

Wallisdown, Poole, Dorset BH12 5HH

Bournemouth and Poole offer plenty to do, from nightlife to sport, and from countryside to town. A town with two universities; the local area is buzzing with students.

  • By train from London

    2 hours

  • By train to New Forest

    20 minutes

  • Stretch of sandy beaches

    7 miles

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Visa requirements for Arts University Bournemouth

Many international students will require a visa to study in the UK, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

UK student visa requirements