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BCU has been awarded the highest possible rating of Gold for Student Experience, and Silver overall, in the latest Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). 

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University News

Award-winner Beverley Knight gets honorary doctorate from BCU

Beverley Knight MBE joined Sir Lenny Henry on stage to receive an honorary doctorate from BCU at an awards ceremony at Symphony Hall.

University announces new Vice-Chancellor

Professor David Mba has been appointed as our new Vice-Chancellor, pledging to put the student experience at the centre of ambitious plans for 2030 and beyond.

Sports students set to study at iconic Commonwealth Games venue

We are investing £5 million to fit out the Alexander Stadium to serve as a world class home for our sports and exercise-related courses.