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Welcome new students!

Everything you need to know about starting at BNU

We are really looking forward to you joining us and want to make sure you get the best start at BNU.

We’ve got exciting plans for your Welcome Week to help you settle in, find out everything you need to know about BNU, meet new friends and access support services.

So you can get ready, we’ve put together everything you’ll need to know before joining us, including what you need to do before you get here and what to expect when you arrive.

Starting in January 2024? Your joining instructions are available to download below. You should also follow our New Student Checklist to make sure you have completed everything else ready to start your course.

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Joining instructions
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Online enrolment
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IT services
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Students' Union
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Student support and advice
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Preparing for academic success
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BNU Library guide and app
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Fees and Funding options
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Info for International Students
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Chat to students and staff
Have you completed your New Student checklist?

The New Student Checklist has everything you need to know from MyBNU, to ID cards and timetables, libraries and bursaries and technology. It's a great way for you to check you have everything you need to kick-start your journey at BNU.