Our Courses

Summer Courses

Explore your creativity at the UK’s no. 1 University for the arts. On our specialist campus you’ll learn from experts and collaborate with a diverse mixture of students who share your passion for creativity.

Our range of 3-week creative summer courses take place during July and August. These courses provide a wonderful study opportunity; giving individuals (minimum 16 years of age) the experience of studying in a University environment with access to our world-class facilities, highly acclaimed teaching staff, visiting lecturers and specialist learning resources.

Through our summer courses, you’ll have the opportunity to develop new skills and techniques, boost your career prospects and learn from some true creative experts. At the end of it all, you’ll come away with a certificate from the UK’s No. 1 arts university, a network of new friends and expert tutors and a summer to remember.

Accommodation AND TRAVEL for Summer Students

Students aged 18 or over can book a private study bedroom in our Halls of Residence and students aged 16-17 can book a Homestay Package. You also have the option to book your airport transfer with us for arrival and departure at Gatwick or Heathrow airports. Please refer to our ‘Summer Courses Booking and Information’ guides on each course page for further information.

AUB accommodation in Halls of Residence for 18+ students: £550 – includes AUB breakfast and lunch, Mon-Fri (excluding trips) and free shuttle service to AUB campus. The AUB Halls of Residence, Madeira Road, is located just a stone’s throw away from the town centre, beaches and bus routes to the university. To find out more about where you will be staying view our halls of residence pages.

Homestay package for students aged 16-17: £870 - includes full board and pastoral support

Airport transfer: £250 – return taxi – Gatwick or Heathrow

Visit our guide to Bournemouth pages for information about the area you will be staying in.


Please refer to our Summer Courses Booking and Information Guides (downloadable PDFs) on the right hand side of this page for more information on AUB accommodation, Homestay Package and airport transfer details. If you have any questions, please do get in touch, we’d love to hear from you. You can email summercourses@aub.ac.uk, call +44 1202 853605/853608 or Skype us: summercoursesAUB