Social networks

The way you connect with each other is changing and you can now keep in touch with all things Birmingham through our official alumni social networking groups.  

Across our Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter channels, it is now possible to network with fellow alumni around the world, no matter what time of the day and night. Please join the conversation and share your #UoBmemories with each other and us today.

Sign up for our UoBsocial app on Facebook and LinkedIn to ensure you receive all the latest news, events and views from Birmingham, along with Old Joe, your free twice-yearly alumni magazine. The app provides a free, convenient way to stay connected to the University by automatically updating the contact details we hold for you through your Facebook or LinkedIn profile.

facebook logo miniKeep in touch with more than 7,650 friends and track down people you have lost touch with via University of Birmingham Alumni on Facebook. Keep checking back for the latest news, alumni benefits and pictures from campus.

twitterOur alumni Twitter feed has over 2,500 followers from all over the world. You can follow us @birminghamalum to get news updates, take part in #AsktheExpert live chat sessions and join our events via live tweeting.

LinkedIn logo smallCareers networking is the focus of our LinkedIn group, University of Birmingham Alumni and Friends, which has attracted more than 17,000 members so far. We also regularly post event information and topical debates for you to join in.

Our social networking channels enable you to join and expand your circle of professional contacts while staying up-to-date with university news.

Are you tweeting or blogging? Please let us know at we'd love to feature you in our list of alumni social media users.