Our ambassadors 



Our alumni play an invaluable role by offering practical advice and support to prospective and current students. Please contact them directly to ask any questions you may have on studying at the University, living in Birmingham / UK, career pathways, living and working internationally post graduation etc.

Lawrence M. Pepple

Contact me: Africa Facebook group 

Country (Residence): Nigeria

Nationality (Country of birth): Nigerian

Degree: MSc Conflict Security and Development 2010

Current Employment:

Technical Assistant (Reintegration)
Niger Delta Presidential Amnesty Programme
Presidency, Abuja

What is your favourite memory of the University of Birmingham?

My favourite memory of the University is the warmth of the Academic and Administrative staff and the international spread of the student body.

What did you like most about living and studying within the city of Birmingham?

I liked the ambience of the Mason Hall student residence and the close knit community within IDD at Priorsfield.

What one piece of advice you would offer to someone looking to study at the University of Birmingham?

Plan carefully for essay deadlines, have a proactive study habit and all the Academic staff will be your friends!