Arts University Bournemouth, UK


Arts University Bournemouth, UK

Arts University Bournemouth was first established in 1885 as a specialist institution, and is now a leading, creative university, offering high quality specialist education in art, design, media and performance. With an average graduate employment rate over the past 5 years of 97%, we help our graduates to achieve their ambitions by encouraging a collaborative, maker culture where students are inspired, engaged and achieve. AUB's state-of-the-art campus is a creative hub designed for specialists. With a backdrop of head-turning architecture, you'll be in a community of like-minded thinkers and makers

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Technology
  • Communication
  • Art & Design
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Media

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad

Additional Information

Arts University Bournemouth participates in the US Department of Education’s Direct Loans programme. 
Eligible US students are able to access federally-subsidised Stafford and PLUS loans to help finance their studies with us. For further information about this, please visit Fees and Finance. 

Visit us

We would highly encourage you to visit our award winning campus and see what goes on within our creative community. Open Days are available throughout the year, however if you cannot attend one of these, we would happily organise a campus tour as well as a chat with the relevant faculty member. To arrange a campus tour, please contact:

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Visit us

School location

Arts University Bournemouth, Wallisdown
Poole, Dorset BH12 5HH, United Kingdom (UK)

Phone number

+441202 363705