Birmingham City University

City/Town: Birmingham 

Region: Central England

Level of study:

  • Pathways to higher education 
  • Undergraduate 
  • Postgraduate taught course 
  • Postgraduate research (e.g. MPhil, PhD)

Situated in Birmingham, in the UK’s second-largest city, Birmingham City University welcomes over 24,000 students from some 80 countries to study with us. 

We have recently finished a £260 million campus development offering world leading facilities for courses in Art, the Built Environment, Business, Computing, Design, Education, Engineering, Health, Law, Life Sciences, Media and Social Sciences. Birmingham Conservatoire has been granted a Royal title by Her Majesty the Queen September 2017.

The University has an enviable reputation for providing quality, student-focused education in a professional and friendly environment. Our superb courses, state-of-the-art facilities, first-rate staff, and focus on practical skills and professional relevance is producing some of the country’s most employable graduates. We offer almost 350 contemporary, flexible courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level, with practice-based learning and international opportunities built into every stage. 

Our 1,700 teaching staff come from industry, ensuring that you benefit directly from their knowledge. We work with companies like Microsoft, Cisco and Jaguar Land Rover providing you with the chance to gain industry experience. If you want to work while you study our student employment agency ‘OpportUNIty’ will support with that. 

Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We put students at the heart of everything we do, giving them the best opportunities for future success.


Merit-based scholarship for Bachelor's and Master's programmes - Up to £2,000