Your basket is empty.
Totum arivals 1920
Freshers' Fair 2019
Student Offers & Deals
Trips & Tours
Find SUBU on Social Media
Great student events and deals happening in your Students’ Union, BU and the local area.
Jobs @ SUBU
SUBU @ Lansdowne
Mental Health Zone
Your SUBU Places
Free, confidential support and advice throughout your student experience.
Clubs & Societies
Raising and Giving
Join in! Find your next club, society or volunteering opportunity.
Big Student Meeting
Democracy and Equality
Insight and Policy
Meet Your SUBU Officers
SUBU Leadership Award
Elected students represent you to shape the future of BU.
Can I come late to a debate if I can't make it on time?
Our start times account for registration of audience members on the door, the debate will start on time and we will have a 10 minute window for late attendees. After this time the doors will be closed to prevent interruptions, but there will be champions by the doors in case you do want to come in.
Can I bring my non-BU friends to debates?
Of course! Just as it is with BU students and staff, anyone non-BU will have to provide ID when they register but they are more than welcome to attend.
How are the topics for a debate chosen?
Any topic can be put forward by anyone, but it our passionate debate champions who decides which topic one would be most suitable. Our debate champions are also students here at Bournemouth University.
Do I have to pay for tickets?
No all tickets are free! They are allocated on a first come first serve basis so to avoid disappointment get yours as soon as possible when a debate is on.
Do I have to know anything about the chosen topic in order to take part?
No, the debates are all about discussion and learning. Whether it's your speciality subject or you know nothing at all feel free to come along and join in.