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 university, offering high quality specialist education in art, design, media and performance. No.1 in England for graduate employment according to the 2017 DLHE survey, 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

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Arts University Bournemouth, now a top 50 UK university according to the Complete University Guide, is located on the south coast of England in the seaside town of Bournemouth. Recently named the best seaside town in the UK by British Travel Awards, Bournemouth has a vibrant and multicultural student community. Bournemouth is also home to Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival and Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe, a perfect study destination for creative thinkers.

Our campus is a catalyst to shape and build your work; to experiment, innovate, be curious and push boundaries. It’s where you will make amazing things happen.Our spaces are divided into villages, boulevards, green space and infrastructure. Our campus is a microcosm of the creative industries.

Our staff are exceptional. They are inspiring teachers, researchers, industry practitioners and technicians who are all here to support you with your studies and help you to achieve outstanding outcomes. We’ve been awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework which assesses the quality of teaching. 

We believe that the best work happens when different disciplines come together. Everyone here is a creator, and you’ll get the chance to collaborate with them. No creative subject stands alone at AUB. Cross fertilisation of ideas and techniques benefits everyone and it’s exactly how students will experience the real world. Our collaborations extend beyond courses that work together, to the wider university world and links with industry.

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