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Father and daughter in Class of 2016: making international relations a family affair

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Two generations from the same family will graduate from the University of Birmingham this year when Sikander Khan follows in his daughter Zarah's footsteps and crosses the stage of the Great Hall.
Date:
30/11/2016
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Setting up a university free school: University of Birmingham to host conference exploring experiences and sharing best practice

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The University of Birmingham will share its experiences in setting up the UK's first university state secondary school during a special one-day event later this week.
Date:
24/11/2016
Categories:
Alumni, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor

Green light for University Collaborative Teaching Laboratory

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The University of Birmingham has, this week, received planning permission to build a brand new laboratory facility and teaching space, as part of a series of exciting regeneration developments taking place on campus.
Date:
16/09/2016
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Students, Teaching

Bright sparks discovered via University's project with Birmingham Girls School

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The value of studying STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects at 'A' Level has been shown to boost girls' potential earning power by as much as 33%. Encouraging girls to study these subjects at A level has been a long term focus of government policy since 2010.
Date:
26/08/2016
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Research, Students, Teaching

Birmingham International Summer School 2016 is great success

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The Birmingham International Summer School (BISS) 2016 proved to be a tremendous success with 126 international students participating in three weeks of academic and social activities.
Date:
23/08/2016
Categories:
International, Students, Teaching
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