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Arts and Communications

Be ambitious

Be part of a leading creative community. Work with other like-minded individuals in our collaborative, studio-based environment to inform, inspire, entertain and provoke the world around you.

Make it happen

With so much talent in one place, whichever subject you choose to study, you’ll collaborate with other courses to bring creative visions to life.

BA (Hons) Illustration students design "Chatty Benches" for Mental Health Awareness Week

The team at Castlepoint shopping centre in Bournemouth has teamed up with students from AUB to create a series of specially designed...

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LUSH to use BA (Hons) Graphic Design first years' designs at major music festivals

The Creative Print Collab, a new collaboration between industry leading organisations and Arts University Bournemouth (AUB)...

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Five for five: AUB students and staff swamp Portrait of Britain shortlist

For the fifth year running, AUB students, staff and alumni have been honoured with nominations in this year's Portrait of Britain.

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Designing a sustainable advent: AUB Illustration grad's role on M&S's beauty bestseller

An alumna from AUB’s BA (Hons) Illustration course has been instrumental in the packaging design of M&S's bestselling beauty advent...

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BA (Hons) Fine Art grad project features in international printmaking exhibition

Recent Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) graduate Georgia Hibberd has had her work accepted into a prestigious printmaking exhibition at...

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That’s a wrap! A look back on AUB students’ 2023 summer successes

Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) has enjoyed an highly successful summer as its students and graduates racked up an overwhelming list of...

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Upcoming Event

This summer, AUB Campus will be transformed into the most extensive gallery space in the southwest of England, as we celebrate...

Upcoming Event

AUB would like to invite you and your guests to the formal opening and private view for our 2024 Undergraduate Summer Shows.

Past Event

You’re invited to our online informal introduction and Q and A sessions, to get to know more about the courses we offer at AUB.

Past Event

The Summer Shows are a celebration of all the fantastic work our undergraduate students create throughout their time at AUB.

Bring perspective

Be the storyteller. Shape the narrative. From typography to TikTok, we empower you to be heard.

A unique campus

We’ve invested in building a campus like no other – whatever you want to create, we have the space and technology to make it happen. Supported by industry-standard equipment and a studio-based culture, you can graduate with the skills and confidence to step into the creative industries.

Lighting setup in the photography studio
Tutor stood in front of a class teaching graphic design, with a monitor showing Photoshop behind them.
A person standing by a screen printer with an assortment of ampersand shapes inside it.
Pieces of graphic design work hang on a gallery wall. A person stands and looks at them.
Empathy workshop
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Student crafting a pendant in the workshop

A network beyond AUB

AUB reflects professional practice with a strong emphasis on collaboration and innovation. You’ll be taught by visiting professionals, as well as have the opportunity to take part in live briefs, and become part of our network of award-winning industry alumni.

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Explore our creative community

Discover AUB for yourself at an Open Day. They're a fantastic opportunity for you to get a feel for studying with us, whether you attend an on-campus Open Day or watch a virtual talk from the comfort of your own home

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