BU Events Team

Venue and Room Hire

Choosing the right environment for your meeting or conference can be key to a successful event.

Linked by major transport connections, Bournemouth lies in an area of outstanding beauty and has a wide range of leisure and entertainment venues for you to enjoy, once business has concluded.

Combined with our excellence in providing conferencing and venue hire, we are the ideal choice for hosting your event.

Venue Facilities

BU can offer you a wide range of meeting rooms and lecture theatres for hire across both our Talbot and Lansdowne Campus.

Our lecture theatres benefit from tiered seating and are able to accommodate between 54 and 300 people.

Our prices include data projection, in house PC and laptop input.

Talbot Campus

Talbot campus is located two miles from Bournemouth’s town centre and is home to the majority of our Academic Schools.

Our largest lecture theatre (seating 300) is located here within Kimmeridge House.

Lansdowne Campus

This campus is based near the town centre and is home to our School of Health and Social Care and also serves as a centre for postgraduate study for The Business School.

Executive Business Centre – Lansdowne Campus

This contemporary building offers the latest business accommodation including lecture theatres seating up to 105, seminar & meeting rooms, breakout zones and technopods.

» Download our room capacities and hire prices

Catering and Bars

We recognise the importance of quality catering to ensure the success of an event and constantly strive to deliver service excellence. Our experienced in-house caterers provide an extensive choice of menu options to suit your dietary requirements, tastes and budget.

There is also a licensed bar available to hire through our Student Union:
Tel: +44 (0) 1202 965781
Email: rgerrard@bournemouth.ac.uk

The BU Events Team

Michelle Sanderson – Events & Conferences Manager.
Sam Taylor – Events & Conferences Coordinator.
Rebecca Marney – Events & Conferences Coordinator.
Kerry Rowland-Hill – Events & Conferences Coordinator.

Melbury House,
1-3 Oxford Road

For further information or to enquire about organising your event at BU, please contact us on:

Tel: +44 (0)1202 961391 or Email: buevents@bournemouth.ac.uk