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Owen Matthews

owen’s story

"i learned to be curious, and to have the confidence to question everything. i learned production techniques, scriptwriting, directing skills, editing, legal frameworks, budgeting and the history of the industry i was venturing into, it was really helpful.”

BU Proud Joe Thwaites

joe's story

"the lecturers helped me develop these skills whilst also offering invaluable advice and guidance in preparing me for getting a job after the course.” 

Lucy Owen

lucy’s story

“evident from watching my peers succeed within the sports and wider event industry, i believe it is one of few degrees that encourages students to continue their career in the same direction - into the world of sports management, events and tourism.”

Natalie Pirks

natalie's story

“it's such an incredibly competitive environment that doing a course like bu’s multimedia journalism degree can give you the edge with employers.” 


alumni of the Year insidebu Winter 2019

bu’s impact – winter 2019/20

this issue highlights the impact bu, our students and staff are having on a both a local and global scale. read about the long-lasting impact our graduates are having and how our research is helping to solve real-world problems.
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inclusivity at bu - spring/summer 2019

bu welcomes our third female chancellor - kate adie. discover our inspiring work with underrepresented groups and we talk to the student's union at bu who are disseminating collaborated feedback to improve the student experience.
Image of insidebu, BUs internal magazine - Autumn 2018

healthcare heroes - autumn/winter 2018

we celebrate bu's impact in healthcare. explore our guide on staying psychologically healthy using the nhs's five steps to mental wellbeing and see how bu is developing its estate to promote health, wellbeing and productivity of its users.
Image of insidebu, BUs internal magazine - Spring 2018

pier review - spring 2018

vice-chancellor professor john vinney shares a new vision for bu's future - bu2025. we visit dippy, the latest resident of dorset county museum and celebrate the venus awards, a showcase of successful local women in business.
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virtual global café

join our online get-together to catch up with other international students and play games and quizzes.


bike doctor on campus

get your bike serviced free of charge with the bike doctor on campus each month.


why does music move us?

book your place for a series of five virtual lectures looking at some of the ways in which we engage with music and how it functions more generally within society.

virtual open day

virtual undergraduate open day

meet us online and discover more about your course of interest, as well the all-important topics like accommodation, finance and student life.

- apr

photography exhibition: asking for it

an intriguing art project of 14 images to highlight and change opinions towards historical and current tendencies toward victim blaming, especially in cases of sexual and gender based violence.