There are many reasons why students choose to come to study at the University of Birmingham. Here are just a few of them –
We encourage our students to be enquiry-led learners. You will learn to question, investigate, solve problems and overcome challenges. We lead the field in many of the emerging research disciplines of the 21st century.
With all of the teaching, accommodation and many of the University’s residences situated on the same campus, you can be sure of a friendly community atmosphere to enhance your student experience.
Birmingham is a major European city with first-class cultural, social and sporting facilities. It is a thriving city that embraces the broad ethnic mix of the region.
As a University of Birmingham graduate, you will secure a competitive advantage in the job market - the 'Graduate Market in 2013' report by High Flier Research ranked the University of Birmingham as the 8th highest university in the UK to be targeted by employers.
Our history of welcoming international students means that we understand the type of support you need to settle in to life as a student in a country away from home. From our International Students' Advisory Service to our English for International Students Unit, you can be assured of a great experience whilst you study, and support when you need it.
The University is a fully-licensed sponsor with the UK Border Agency, and has achieved "Highly Trusted Sponsor" status under the UK's Points-Based System for immigration.
Our alumni contribute as much to the reputation and excellence of Birmingham as our current students and staff.