Alumni news and events
From new research discoveries to the fascinating lives of our former students, there's always something interesting going on at Birmingham.
You can read the latest stories from the Alumni Office below, search our entire news archive or join our online alumni community, your.bham now. And if you want to update us on what you've been up to or catch up with old friends, check out our Class notes.
You can also view the latest edition of Old Joe, the official magazine for Birmingham's alumni and friends.
The latest issue was produced in a new digital format, putting the University at the forefront of alumni communications, with a greater variety of content and interaction with readers with exclusive videos, photo galleries and competitions. Previous editions are also available to read, as well as our archive of other publications.
- Inspired by his attendance at the 'change-makers' summer school, Yusuf founded his business, Ethnical Fostering, with an UnLtd grant.
- The Step London Internship Programme serves ambitious, enterprising and work-ready graduates with paid internships and allows employers the ideal opportunity to trial new talent in a real working environment.
- Inspiring Interns help students and graduates find internships that offer fantastic experience and can lead to permanent jobs. Check out some of their resources.
- iSE are looking for local people who are unemployed, over the age of 19 years old and based in Birmingham to attend workshops providing advice on volunteering, interview skills, CV writing, employer's expectations etc and to take advantage of one-to-one support from an advisor as well as accessing a 2-3 month placement within a fantastic local organisation (with a particular focus on social enterprise businesses) who can then provide a reference for a CV.