About Birmingham

Birmingham is a major European city with first-class cultural, social and sporting facilities. It is a thriving city that embraces the broad ethnic mix of the region.

When choosing to study at Birmingham Business School you can be assured that you will have access to all the necessary support services to make your time here fun and enjoyable, as well as educational.

The services on offer range from International Welcome Week through to free English language classes and our dedicated International Student’s Advisory Service.

Why choose Birmingham?

There are many reasons why students choose to come to study at the University of Birmingham.

  • We provide a range of advice and support to international students, from English language courses to information about working in the UK.
  • The University is a fully-licensed sponsor with the UK Border Agency, and has achieved "Highly Trusted Sponsor" status under the UK's Points-Based System for immigration.
  • We encourage our students to be enquiry-led learners. You will learn to question, investigate, solve problems and overcome challenges. We lead the field in many of the emerging research disciplines of the 21st century.
  • With all of the teaching, accommodation and many of the University’s residences situated on the same campus, you can be sure of a friendly community atmosphere to enhance your student experience.
  • As a University of Birmingham Business School graduate, you will secure a competitive advantage in the job market.
  • Our alumni contribute as much to the reputation and excellence of Birmingham as our current students and staff.

Visit the University International Students pages for further information.