Applicant visit days


Virtual Applicant Visit Day

Our applicant visit day events are for applicants, parents and guests. If you can't attend an AVD or would like to find out more about the day's activities, find out about some of the things we do.

Day in the life of a student:

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Field Study to Istanbul: Turkish delight for IDD students

Field Study to Istanbul: Turkish delight for IDD students

Written by By Tomislav Korman. This April more than 30 IDD masters students flew to Istanbul, Turkey, to participate in a field study organised with the help of IDD alumnus Dr Ali Ercan Ozgur, founder of IDEMA consulting. During this five-day study programme, more than fourteen speakers and nine host organizations shared their experience of government systems, business and public administration with the group.

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Campus virtual tour

Virtual tour of campus

Take an interactive Virtual Tour of our stunning 250 acre Edgbaston campus. Use photos, videos and 360 panoramas to immerse yourself in our beautiful surroundings and take guided routes through some of our highlights.

Our Virtual Tour contains information about all the key buildings, attractions and facilties on campus, with images and videos enhancing your customisable bird’s-eye view.

Explore our campus

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Our accommodation

Coming to Birmingham to study might be your first time living away from home. Our student accommodation will allow you to enjoy your new-found independence in safe, welcoming and sociable surroundings.

Accommodation for International students:

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Sport at Birmingham

Our students Charlie and Josè show you around the range of sports and facilities at the University of Birmingham, and why joining a sports team or trying something new at Birmingham is a great way to get involved.

Presented and produced by Charlotte-Ellen Eales, 2nd year Geology and José van Oosten, MSc International Development.

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More information about our Applicant visit days across the university.