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12 July 2019

Buckingham MSc Health Psychology degree receives official British Psychological Society accreditation

The University of Buckingham’s MSc in Health Psychology programme has been accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). The BPS accreditation means that students who complete the MSc Health Psychology degree gain the necessary competencies to meet stage 1 training…

11 July 2019

The University of Buckingham switches to electric vans

All maintenance vans belonging to the University of Buckingham have now been replaced with fully electric versions in a bid to ensure the University is more eco-friendly. In the last few years, there has been a huge surge in the…

5 July 2019

The University of Buckingham rated joint 4th in England for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey

The University of Buckingham has ranked joint 4th in England and joint 7th in the UK in the National Student Survey (NSS) for student satisfaction and has scored highly since it started taking part 14 years ago. The ranking places…

3 July 2019

Professor James Tooley joins the University of Buckingham

We are delighted to announce that the esteemed Professor James Tooley has joined the University of Buckingham. Formerly the Professor of Education policy at Newcastle University, James Tooley has been appointed in the position of Professor of Educational Entrepreneurship and…

3 July 2019

The first cohort of Medical students graduate from the UK’s only independent medical school

This weekend the inaugural cohort of students from The University of Buckingham Medical School celebrated their graduation. The Medical School, the UK’s first independent medical school since the Victorian era, graduated 57 students from the 4.5-year medicine course on 29 June.…

2 July 2019

School of Computing workshop with the Bedford School for girls

Bedford school for girls visited the University of Bucking, School of Computing on the 28th June. Their visit began with an introduction from the interim dean, Dr Harin Sellahewa along with an insight into their plan for the day. The class…

18 June 2019

Dean of Medicine speaks at an international conference on Proton Beam Therapy

Professor Karol Sikora, Dean of Medicine at The University of Buckingham, spoke at the international Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PRCOG) Conference in Manchester discussing proton treatment for cancer. The PRCOG conference brought together scientists and experts of proton therapy from…

18 June 2019

Alumni donate £10,000 to give back to their university

A couple who both attended the University of Buckingham have donated £10,000 for the Campaign for Law. Keith and Olga Bothongo, both studied at the university where Keith graduated with a degree and masters in Law in 2014 and 2015…

12 June 2019

Dean of Education recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours

University of Buckingham Dean of Education, Barnaby Lenon, will be made a CBE for his work as chair of the Independent Schools Council and chair of governors at the London Academy of Excellence. Barnaby taught at Eton for 12 years,…

10 June 2019

Students board Nesta’s Ark ahead of upcoming exams

The University of Buckingham recently hosted an inaugural visit from ‘Nesta’s Ark’, as part of the recent De-Stress Festival, with the visit sponsored by the Friends of the University. Nesta’s Ark is a mobile zoo that aims to promote a…

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