University Type and Campus :
Suburban Talbot (primary campus) Lansdowne
Bournemouth University (abbreviated BU) is a public university in Bournemouth, Dorset, England, with its main campus situated in neighbouring Poole. The university was founded in 1992 as one of the new universities, however the origins of its predecessor date back to the early 1900s.
The university was a finalist for two prizes in British higher education – the 2009 Times Higher Education (THE) Awards for "University of the Year" and "Research Project of the Year".
Motto: To Learn is to Change
Endowment: £2.4 million (2008-09)
Administrative staff: N/A
Students: 18,225 (2014/15)
Undergraduates: 14,770 (2014/15)
Postgraduates: 3,455 (2014/15)
47 : 53
Gender ratio (in %)
Students : Staff ratio