There are reports the A35 Christchurch Road is blocked following the collision near Pokesdown station traffic lights.
Prof Hunter also said more of the AUCB’s digital design graduates were now choosing to stay in Bournemouth rather than head to London.
Fire crews were called shortly after 3.30pm, with four pumps and the aerial ladder platform dispatched to deal with a tricky location.
East Overcliff Drive was cordoned off by police, as was a section of the promenade around the blaze where firefighters set at work. A spokesman for Dorset Police said: "Dorset Police is currently assisting the fire service following a fire along the cliffs on Undercliff Drive in Bournemouth.
The data was released this month by the Higher Education Statistics Agency and is based on a survey of students who left in 2010/2011.
The national average was 90.3 per cent, which was also Bournemouth University ’s score.
Enjoy an evening of some of the greatest chamber works composed for piano in the opening concert of the third summer season of Music at St. On Wednesday 24 May, South Korean piano virtuoso and former BSO Artist-in-Residence Sunwook Kim will be performing a beautiful programme including Beethoven’s most popular piano sonata, the ‘Moonlight’ and Debussy’s first collection of 12 expressive preludes.