Welcome to our BU interview information page. Above you can view a short presentation about 'What to expect at your BU interview', which includes our top tips, and below you can access various on-demand presentations and course talks. You can also view virtual campus and accommodation tours towards the bottom of the page. If you have any questions about your interview, course or studying at BU, on the day of your interview you can sign into our Unibuddy chat room to speak to current students and staff.

Watch a course talk

Live chat room – open during your interview day

We're running a live chat room during the day of your interview so you can speak to BU students and staff; just register with Unibuddy to get all your questions answered.  

General interest presentations


Campus tours

Some of the facilities on our Lansdowne and Talbot campuses are so new, they’re not in our main Virtual Tour just yet – so to find out more about our latest developments, watch these student campus tours and presentations.

The Bournemouth Gateway Building, the new home of the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, lit up blue on a #clapforcarers evening in support of the NHS

Introducing the Bournemouth Gateway Building

Newly developed, the £48m Bournemouth Gateway Building is the new home of the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, and boasts a range of impressive facilities. Find out more in this short presentation from Nutrition student April.
Talbot Campus taken from the top of Poole House

Talbot Campus tour

Our student ambassador Olivia has produced this virtual tour of our Talbot Campus from home, specifically for our Virtual Open Day while we follow social distancing measures due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Take a look around our accommodation  

If you are on one of our nursing, midwifery or ODP courses you will have the option to live in one of the student halls or hospital accommodation. Find out more about accommodation options on these courses.


Explore the local area

An aerial shot of Bournemouth, capturing much of the town, with the beach and sea on the horizon

Welcome to Bournemouth

We're lucky to live, work and study in such a beautiful place, with so much to see and do. This whistlestop tour of Bournemouth and our campuses should give you a feel for the area and help you #belongatbu
Bournemouth coast

Bournemouth coast

Take in a bird’s-eye view of Bournemouth in this video produced by Bournemouth Tourism.
Bournemouth beach vlog

Bournemouth beach vlog

BU Student Hussein takes a break from his university work to visit Bournemouth beach in this vlog.
Salisbury Cathedral

5 places to visit near Bournemouth

Follow international BA (Hons) Sociology and Social Anthropology student Ayra as she shares the top five nearby places she visited in her first year at BU.