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09 Mar 2022

Virtual Postgraduate Open Day

Bournemouth University Postgraduate Open Day – Wednesday 9 March 2022, 2pm – 5pm

Want to explore our postgraduate research qualifications that BU awards and talk to our staff and current students about funding, including funded Studentships*, accommodation and what it’s like to study in Bournemouth? Join us on Wednesday 9 March, 2pm – 5pm, to learn more about the BU postgraduate research community. With January and September starts on many research degrees, now’s a great time to explore your options for levelling up.

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Why come to BU for your postgraduate study?

Impactful, world-leading research – 96% of our research was rated as internationally recognised by the Research Excellence Framework (REF). Our research has real influence – more than 70% of our research impact was deemed outstanding or very considerable by REF. BU’s research centres have close links with professional organisations and other research institutions, facilitating collaboration and maximising the output and impact of the research.

Global experience – Our vibrant international community inspires learning from each other’s cultures. We support student mobility, maximising opportunities to travel in the UK and overseas on projects, exchanges or work placements.

Career advancement – Our Doctoral College enables dynamic research and outstanding delivery of research project across all subjects. We encourage academic excellence, nurture talents and expand professional opportunities with support offered through our Researcher Development Programme and careers team. That's why 91% of our graduates are in work or study six months after graduating**.

World-class facilities on eco-friendly campuses - BU has been ranked 74th globally and 19th in the UK, in Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings, which assess universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to protect people and the planet. Our campuses are designed to help you achieve the best outcomes, with industry-specific equipment, collaborative workspaces, virtual learning tools and 24-hour library access.

Exceptional coastal location - Famous for its miles of sandy beach on the south coast of England, Bournemouth is a beautiful place to live, work and study. It’s a cosmopolitan town with fantastic outdoor spaces and a vibrant cultural scene. The neighbouring countryside is stunning, including the World Heritage Jurassic Coast and New Forest National Park, which feature into our research and courses and provide the perfect backdrop for personal adventures.

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**2018/19 Graduate Outcomes survey