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University of Birmingham introduces free open, online courses

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The University of Birmingham is today unveiling the first of its free, open, online courses designed to offer a taste of higher education to learners from across the UK and the world.
Date:
Wednesday 18th September 2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Teaching

University backs up calls for more Physician Associates to transform acute medicine

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Academics at the University of Birmingham have welcomed the Future Hospitals Commission report calling for the development of the Physician Associate role in acute medical settings – as the University prepares to relaunch its postgraduate diploma which trains graduates in the profession.
Date:
Thursday 12th September 2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Teaching

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

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The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings, cementing its position in the top 100 universities globally and placing it 10th in the UK.
Date:
Tuesday 10th September 2013
Categories:
International, Research, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor

Work to start on £50m Birmingham Dental Hospital & School of Dentistry

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The partners behind the first integrated, stand-alone dental hospital and dental school to be built in the UK for almost 40 years have reached financial close and work will start on site next month.
Date:
Monday 19th August 2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Students, Teaching

Universities of Birmingham and Manipal partner in new educational initiative

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The University of Birmingham and Manipal University in India have signed an agreement this month formalising educational links between the two institutions. The partnership will enable students to complete their first two years of study at Manipal then progress directly into year two at Birmingham.
Date:
Wednesday 31st July 2013
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Teaching

Birmingham joins Beijing, Harvard and Oxford in youth leadership initiative

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Students from the University of Birmingham are taking part in an esteemed international youth leadership programme in China this month.
Date:
Monday 8th July 2013
Categories:
International, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Understand the Higgs boson at Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

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Physicists from the University of Birmingham will be showcasing some of their ground-breaking work through a series of interactive displays at the Royal Society's annual Summer Science Exhibition which opens to the public officially tomorrow (2 July 2013).
Date:
Monday 1st July 2013
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research, Teaching

University of Birmingham celebrates its School of Education's "outstanding" Ofsted report

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The University of Birmingham's Teacher Education Partnership has been graded "outstanding" in all categories in its latest Ofsted report.
Date:
Friday 28th June 2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Teaching
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