The origins of the University stretch back to 1891. Right from the start the specialization was in vocational learning. The name 'Buckinghamshire New University' in October 2007 marked a significant new chapter of the University. With the completion of the state-of-the-art Gateway building Bucks now boasts a modern integrated learning resources centre, music recording studios, video production suites and a fitness centre. The building won a RIBA award in 2010.
School of Arts & Creative Industries have following departments:
The research Centres and Institutes operate proactively and by matching commissioners values. Our creativity is reactive to the needs of our partnerships who are the public and private sector educational partners. We engage locally, regionally, nationally and with international partners as our integrated inter-disciplinary provisions grow.
We have a dedicated team of career and employment specialists, who work in partnership with academic colleagues, employers and the Students' Union to prepare you for the world of work. This service is available to all our students and for up to two years after graduation. We don’t just help with employment after you finish at Bucks, we’ve got lots of advice and support if you’re looking for part-time or voluntary work while you’re at uni too.
We have a lot to offer – studios for drama, dance and audio purposes, production suites, healthcare simulation labs, a photography studio and a human performance lab.
You may be travelling some distance to study with us but you can still live in a place that feels like home. The Accommodation Service offers a choice of different rooms and locations, so you can find the right fit for you.High Wycombe accommodation
The library service is here to offer students a wide range of learning resources including:
Our three campuses - High Wycombe, Uxbridge and Aylesbury - are nestled in the beautiful English countryside yet close to all the excitement London has to offer.
A large versatile space, designed to cater for a multitude of activities. The hall can be split so that several activities can take place at once. The most popular activities that can take place include:
In December 2018 we received a Gold accreditation for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) which recognised the positive impact that our staff and students make to the environment; in the community; and across our campuses.