Find out about our students and graduates who have enjoyed success working with AFC Bournemouth.
Bringing sport, education and the local community together
The partnership includes a range of academic, practical and community activities, with BU also increasing its support of the girls' and women's teams.
Premier League football returns this week, with Bournemouth University partners AFC Bournemouth in action live on the BBC.
Enter the ballot for your chance to buy tickets for the next AFCB Premier League home game against Newcastle United.
AFC Bournemouth's game vs Chelsea was designated the BU Big Match in celebration of the official partnership between BU and the Cherries.
BU Chief Operating Officer, Jim Andrews, outlines some of the ways in which AFCB and BU, as Higher Education Partners, have celebrated their unique affiliation.