AECC University College | Specialists in Health Sciences
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Every AECC University College student has the potential to help us fulfil our mission: to create a healthier society, through education, research and clinical care.

Each one of them benefits from our heritage as Europe’s first chiropractic college which has now branched out into a centre of excellence in applied health, sport, exercise and social science disciplines.

Clearing is open

A number of our undergraduate courses are available for Clearing applications.

Find the undergraduate course that’s right for you and experience our state-of-the-art facilities and close-knit community.

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Undergraduate courses

Find the Undergraduate course that’s right for you.

Our undergraduate courses are sought after for our expertise and knowledge, our state-of-the-art learning facilities, and the opportunities our onsite clinical training and placements provide our students as part of their studies.

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Postgraduate courses

Take your career further with postgraduate study.

We offer a wide array of Pre-registration and Post-registration Masters programmes, PG certificates, and PG diplomas. Take your career further with a postgraduate qualification from our specialist health sciences university.

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Research Degree (PhD)

Make a lasting impact on the healthcare of tomorrow by undertaking your own original research, supervised by experienced leading healthcare professionals.

Our Research Degree (PhD), offered in partnership with and awarded by Solent University, could be your opportunity to undertake valuable original research, supported by our experienced academic team.

Join us for an Open Day or Campus Tour

Book your place at one of our events – Next Open Day: Saturday 29 June 2024

Open days and campus tours are great ways to find out more about the courses we offer and get a feel for what life is like at AECC University College. Find out more about our campus and facilities, talk to course leaders and chat with current students.

Learn about AECC University College

Find out more about our commitment to being a leading higher education institution in healthcare disciplines, nationally and internationally recognised for quality and excellence.

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Our Team

We are a specialist health sciences university, delivering high quality education, research and clinical services.

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Our Approach

Find our latest policies, accreditations, information on governance, leadership and our commitment to diversity and supporting our students, staff and alumni.

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Our Purpose

Our mission, vision and community focus articulate our position as a specialist health sciences institution.

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We offer support, guidance and information

Our Student Services team offers support to students whether it’s academic or personal. Student Services are available to all students, all Schools and all years and our advisors will be happy to help you with any questions or queries.



Why choose AECC?

From our expertise and history, to our state-of-the-art facilities, on-site clinical training and other placement opportunities, and our location on the beautiful Bournemouth coast.

See what our students have to say:

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Caroline Pfenning
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Student Story: Carolin Pfenning

“I really like all the facilities we have on campus and especially used the dry lab, the Chiropractic Clinic and the Ultrasound Clinic."

Carolin's Story
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Student Story: Erik Martens

"I chose to study Chiropractic at AECC University College after attending an Open Day – I walked through the doors and fell completely in love with the place."

Erik's Story
Mollie Stannard
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Student Story: Mollie Stannard

"You feel part of a close community of students and lecturers, who are all passionate about improving and understanding health and all that surrounds it."

Mollie's Story
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Student Story: Scott Batchelor

"We’ve been able to practice using state-of-the-art equipment and learning how we can use it within a rehab setting to help patients."

Scott's Story

Latest News

Discover and read all the latest news, press releases and happenings here at AECC University College.

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Martin Kumm tells the story of his journey from graduation to achieving his dream job as a chiropractor for the EF Education Easy-Post professional cycling team.

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Professional ballet dancer Pippa Myres had to re-think her career and is now training to become a podiatrist on the MSc Podiatry course.

Callum Moss

Callum Moss is a First Year student on the MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) course at AECC University College. We recently caught up with him to hear more about his decision to study to become a physiotherapist and why AECC UC is an appealing specialist university.

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We hear about Aurora’s work experience within Rugby and why she enjoys studying within the close-knit community at AECC University College.

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