Established in 1883 as a specialist institution, Arts University Bournemouth is a leading University offering high quality specialist education in Arts, Design, Media and Performances.
Arts University Bournemouth are a leading arts university for the creative industries. They relentlessly innovate, collaborate and connect in ways that turn creative talent into careers. Lecturers consist of teachers, researchers, industry practitioners and technicians who are on campus to support students with their studies and help them to achieve outstanding outcomes.
The university has been awarded Gold by the TEF (Teaching Excellence Framework) by HEFCE which assesses the quality of teaching, received for delivering consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students.
Arts University Bournemouth has an average graduate employment rate over the last five years of 97%, one of the highest in the UK.
Postgraduate, BA (Hons); Foundation Course, Summer Courses
BA (Hons) – Fashion
BA (Hons) – Fashion Branding and Communication
BA (Hons) – Textile
£9,250 per year
BA (Hons) Degree – £16,950 per year
12 month Postgraduate Taught MA, £16,950 per year
Postgraduate Research MPhil/PhD, £19,930 per year
Diploma in Art and Design or Media Foundation Studies, £13,250
Intensive Foundation Diploma (IFD) £13,250
BA (Hons) Fashion:
Iain Archer – Course Leader
01202 363 228
The University is now ranked as a ‘Top 50 UK University’, having risen 12 places in the last Complete University Guide league table rankings.
BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design course has been recognised as a centre of excellence by The Queen’s Anniversary Prize 2017 by the Royal Aniversary Trust.
Alumni achievement is evidenced by numerous international awards including Oscar nominations in costume design and extensive involvements in high-profile and internationally successful UK television productions, including “Downton Abbey” and “Sherlock”.