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Posted 22 June 2017

University of Birmingham awarded Gold in national teaching assessment

The University of Birmingham has been awarded a Gold rating in the 2016/17 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Student satisfaction with the quality of teaching and progression of graduates to highly skilled employment or further study were both commended as 'outstanding'.

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