Bournemouth University

 

Bournemouth University's origins can be traced to the early 1900s with the foundation of the former Bournemouth Municipal College. The universities modern history began in 1976 with the opening of the Dorset Institute of Higher Education. In 1990, the Dorset Institute was re-designated Bournemouth Polytechnic and later became Bournemouth University in 1992.

 

Key Numbers

  • Average tuition fees - £12,500
  • Estimated living costs - £12,200
  • Minimum IELTS score - 6.0
  • Student satisfaction - 82
  • Employment prospects - 65.8
  • International student ratio - 11.3%

 

Rankings

  • The Times: 62
  • The Guardian: 61
  • QS World Rankings: 701-750
  • Complete University Guide: 57