Student Stories

All our courses are designed to help prepare you for a rewarding career. These stories celebrate the talent, diversity and achievements of our students and all the exciting opportunities Bucks can offer you.

Eliminating plastic from the oceans drives student’s work

BA (Hons) Fashion Design student Corran MacKerron is looking to raise awareness of the impact 'fast fashion' is having on plastic pollution in the oceans through her work.

Changing career and changing her life: Graduate Rebecca says Bucks is for everyone

Rebecca Traynor changed career and juggled being a mum with studying. She told us why Bucks has proved education is for any one, at any time, whatever the circumstance.

Pitching for better LGBT representation

Creative Advertising graduates Luke Grey and Viktoria Olah won an award from the well-respected D&AD New Blood Festival for work tackling the lack of LGBT role-models among under-18s.

‘Returning to study in my 30s wasn’t easy but I’m proud to have a degree’

Richard Joseph has collected his degree at Buckinghamshire New University after juggling his studies with bringing up his six-year-old daughter.

Working with sports teams boosts Heather's career ambition

BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy student Heather Moor praises the opportunities the course offers to work with professional sports teams, having enjoyed experience with Wycombe Wanderers Football Club and a placement with Windsor Rugby Club.

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