Website terms and conditions

If you browse or use this website, as a guest or a registered user, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions set out below. With our website privacy & cookies policy, they govern our relationship with you as a visitor to the website.

We may change these terms and conditions at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time, as you are bound by these changes.

The term “us” or “we” means Bournemouth University. The term “you”  means you, as the person using or viewing our website.

We also have separate terms and conditions for online payments.

Your use of this website is subject to the following:

Content and use

We provide the content of this website for your general information only. We may change it without notice and withdraw content. In particular, we reserve the right to introduce changes to the information given in our Course Search, including the addition, withdrawal, re-location or restructuring of courses.

Specific terms and conditions or conditions may apply to some materials and you must comply with them when using those materials. If you use this website in an unauthorised way, you may be liable damages or be committing a criminal offence.

You must not post any illegal or harmful content on the website.


We do not warrant or guarantee that the information and materials provided on this website are accurate, timely, or complete.

We do not warrant or guarantee performance or the suitability of the information and materials on this website for any particular purpose. No third party gives any warranty or guarantee about the information or materials provided on this website.

The information and materials provided on this website may be inaccurate or contain errors.  We expressly exclude any liability for any such inaccuracies or errors. We are not responsible for checking or updating material or links that we provide. If you use any information or materials on this website, you do so at your own risk.

We are not liable for any loss you incur by using any information or materials. It is your own responsibility to ensure before you use them that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific needs.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Bournemouth University takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.


This website and its content is the copyright of Bournemouth University. All rights reserved.

All statistics shown on our Course Search pages are taken from Unistats: Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), the Data Service, universities and colleges and Ipsos MORI (National Student Survey) unless otherwise stated.  You must not copy or reproduce any material on this website except as allowed by the following:

  • You may print, or download to a local hard disk, extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only as described in the “Content and Use” section above.
  • You may copy the content to give to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material.
  • You may not, except without our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.


This website may include links to other websites. We provide these links for your convenience. By providing a link, we do not endorse any website. We have no responsibility for the content of any linked website.

You must not create a link to this website from another website or document without our specific prior written consent.


If you use a password to access any services or materials on or through the website, you must keep the password confidential and must not share it with anyone else. We may disable any password at any time if we believe that you have failed to comply with these conditions of use, or any specific conditions applicable to any materials, or if those specific conditions allow us to.


Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or any other liability that English law does not allow us to limit or exclude.

Your use of this website and these terms and conditions, are subject to English law.  If there is any dispute between us, and you and we agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.