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How to book accommodation

This page is for new postgraduate students starting their course in January 2022, who require accommodation through until January 2023. All other students requiring accommodation should log in to the Accommodation Portal where they will be able to view their options and secure a room. 

For all postgraduate students joining us in January 2022, we offer and guarantee accommodation. Below you can see a list of the accommodation. You can then log in to the Accommodation Portal to search for available rooms and see what will be the best fit for you. Please visit our How to book accommodation webpage for instructions on how to do this. 

If you need to discuss your accommodation options then please contact us on +44 (0)1202 969696 or email

Accommodation options



Number of bedrooms per flat

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

Approx £ per week


Chesil House

1 Madeira Road, Bournemouth, Dorset. BH1 1QG

6 and some studios

UG and PG


Chesil House is a relatively small accommodation block - home to just over 200 students - on our Lansdowne Campus. There is a mix of undergraduate and postgraduate residents, making it a reasonably quiet and relaxed place to live.

View more details about Chesil House

Dorchester House

138B Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth. BH8 8AS

3-7 and some studios

UG and PG


Dorchester House is a vibrant accommodation block that’s home to 590 students, the majority of whom are undergraduates in their first year, although there are 60 postgraduate studio flats. It’s within walking distance of our Lansdowne Campus, as well as being close to Bournemouth town centre and opposite the main train station.

View more details about Dorchester House

St John’s Road

St John’s Road, Bournemouth. BH5 1EG

Studios and study bedrooms



St John’s Road is a small accommodation block with just 28 postgraduate residents. It’s located on St John’s Road in Boscombe, within easy reach of numerous shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. There is also a Sainsbury’s and Lidl within walking distance.

View more details about St John’s Road

Preparing to move here

Preparing to move here

Read about preparing to move here and make sure you’ve got everything you need before you begin your studies with us.

How to book accommodation

How to book accommodation

We will always help you to find accommodation. Learn about the booking process and find out what your next steps are.