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Buckinghamshire New University

High Wycombe | South East England

Town

Ucas code: B94

With a rich 125-year history, Bucks New University offers high quality, employment-focused degree programmes in a wide range of subject areas, from art, design and creativity to business, and nursing and healthcare to pilot training. Bucks New University helps gives students the skills to succeed, with 93% of Bucks graduates in employment or in further study within six months of graduating (HESA Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016-17) and average earnings for Bucks graduates rising to more than £23,000 within six months (DLHE 2016-2017) of finishing their studies. Also, the university’s Student’s Union has recently been voted number one in the UK for representing student academic interests and thanks to its Big Deal scheme, all their clubs, societies and activities are free while student reps get paid!
Source: Bucks Students' Union

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Creative

61%

MED

Political

46%

LOW

Sporty

72%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

57%

MED

Varied union activities

70%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 95% LOW
Average graduate salary £20.5k MED
Student satisfaction score 77%

Number of students

11,005

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

88%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

16%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

50%

of students are male

Young / Mature

57%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

8%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

97 comments (33 students)
    • Course

      It’s been a poor experience

      2018, 3rd year, Business Studies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Course

      Veey good

      2018, 3rd year, Technologies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accommodation

      Great stuff

      2018, 3rd year, Technologies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accommodation

      Doesnt meet expectations and standards have gone since last year. Very poor value for money

      2018, 2nd year, Alternative Medicine & Therapies

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    • Course

      The course is supposed to international specific but seems that everyone else gets the same amount of international study

      2018, 2nd year, International Business Studies

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    • Accommodation

      Got told we could rebook in the same halls

      2018, 2nd year, International Business Studies

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