Halls of residence


Madeira Road

Located in the Lansdowne area of Bournemouth, our Madeira Road halls of residence were opened in 2014. Madeira Road halls of residence are for foundation and first year undergraduate students.

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Bath Road

The Artisan, Bath Road halls of residence opened in 2016. Located in the central Lansdowne area of the town, this premium halls of residence is for first year undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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This exciting new halls of residence is lined up for 2019. Skyline is located in the Lansdown area of Bournemouth and offers ensuite rooms and studios.
This halls of residence is suitable for first-year undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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New for 2020/21

Campus halls

Coming soon…

The new build, split between three on-campus blocks will offer rooms to 300 students. All rooms are en-suite and single occupancy – each eight-bed cluster flat has a communal kitchen and dining area.

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AUB offers a variety of halls of residence for first-year students. The halls of residence are located on campus or in the Lansdowne area of Bournemouth town centre and have excellent bus and public transport links to enable students to easily access the university campus and town centre.

Rooms in AUB Halls of Residence are for students in their first year at AUB, or for students who have completed their Foundation Diploma at AUB and are now entering their first year of a BA course.

Students must have firmly accepted an offer to study at AUB before you are able to apply for a room in halls of residence.

AUB Halls of Residence bookings will be open in early March 2020. Students will be able to select their chosen Halls of Residence and Room type.

The rent per week is detailed on the individual halls pages and is paid termly in advance, in three equal instalments. Rents are inclusive of all bills, excluding a TV licence. Halls of Residence booking form legally binding contracts, for full-time tenancies.

Rooms in AUB Halls of Residence are limited and not guaranteed. Rooms across all halls of residence will be released in waves, on the following dates:

Halls Room Total Initial Release
Bath Road 84 59
Madeira Road 378 265
Skyline 150 105
AUB Campus 299 210
Total beds 911 639


Halls Beginning of May Beginning of June
Bath Road 21 4
Madeira Road 95 18
Skyline 38 7
AUB Campus 75 14
Total beds 229 43


AUB complies with the UK/Guild HE and ANUK codes of practice for student accommodation. The UUK/Guild HE and ANUK codes were developed specifically for educational establishments.

Members of the Codes are independently audited to ensure that halls of residence meet specified standards.

More information on the Codes can be found at nationalcode.org.

For more information, please contact one of our Student Advisers on studentadvice@aub.ac.uk or by calling 01202 363780

Watch the 2019 accommodation video

The video features a selection of the main areas in Bath Road Halls, Madeira Halls and Skyline halls

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Explore Madeira Road and Bath Road Halls

Accommodation Map