Contact us

Useful phone numbers, email and postal address for key departments within the University of Birmingham, including the University's main switchboard. Contact information for departments not listed here can be found on their individual webpages.

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Postal Address:

The University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom

To write to a member of staff, precede the address with their name and department.

Main Switchboard:
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3344
Fax: +44 (0)121 414 3971


For further information regarding accomodation, please contact us using one of the following methods:

Telephone - +44 (0)121 414 8000
Fax - +44 (0)121 415 8501
Email -

Open Days

For further information regarding the University's Undergraduate Open Days,please contact the Student Recruitment and Outreach Office:

Telephone: +44 (0)121 414 3374
Fax: +44 (0)121 414 8688

For Postgraduate Open Days please contact Emily Rozier for further information.

Welcome Week

If you can't find what you are looking for on our Welcome Week website, please contact us at  


Undergraduate Admissions:Undergraduate students

Have a question about Undergraduate study? Find your answers using our FAQ system

Postgraduate Admissions:

Have a question about Postgraduate study? Find your answers using our FAQ system.

Admissions website 



Funding, graduation and awards

Funding, graduation and awards
Academic Services
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom

General financial support queries:
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 7391
Fax: +44 (0)121 414 6637
Log an enquiry:

Financial support website
Degree congregations website

International Relations

International students degreeInternational Relations
Aston Webb Building
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom

Prospective students tel: +44 (0)121 414 2894

Current students tel: +44 (0)121 414 8464

Study Abroad and Exchange students tel: +44 (0)121 414 7696

Fax: +44 (0)121 414 3850


International Relations website

Research and Innovation Services

 Our aim is to support the University in meeting two aspects of its Mission, to:

  • Maintain the International reputation for the highest quality of scholarship and research
  • Promote social and cultural well-being and to aid economic growth and regeneration in the Birmingham and West Midlands region

Research and Innovation Services
Institute of Research and Development
Birmingham Research Park
University of Birmingham
B15 2SQ

For general enquiries please contact:

Lesley Hewitt
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3859
Fax: +44 (0)121 414 7151

Research and Innovation Services website

Human Resources

Making payments to the University 

If you are required to make a payment to the University, we accept payment by bank transfer, cheque, bankers draft and Credit/Debit Card. Please refer to your invoice for further details.

You may also be able to pay online using our Online Shop; please search for the appropriate department listed.

Sponsored students

For copy invoices or queries for sponsored students please contact:

Lost property

Any lost or found property is held by Security for a period of six weeks. Lost or found items, including bicycles, can be reclaimed or reported to the Security Reception, Aston Webb Building.

Security Opening hours:

After six weeks any unclaimed property is passed on to Acorns Children's Charity for re-sale.

Further information relating to campus safety and security can be found on the Security web pages.