Accommodation updates for postgraduates

For the latest accommodation news and updates on applications and allocations.

Unconditional Postgradutes under the Guarantee Scheme will be allocated between the middle and end of August

Please note that the deadline for our Guarantee Scheme has now passed. However, if you still wish to apply online you can.

Further details about how we allocate accommodation can be found on our allocating accommodation page.

Presessional courses

Accommodation applications for presessional courses are now open. 

You can apply online for accommodation, please ensure that you select option 7, presessional students followed by your course. Pleae visit our presessional webpage for further information on what accommodation is available and how we allocate accommodation.

Want information about private sector housing?

Looking for accommodation in the private sector for the first time is not easy - there are lots of things to think about and understand.  We have developed an interactive online guide to help - just go to our online portal and login using your Student ID number to start using it. 



Should you wish to transfer from your University accommodation to another University accommodation location then please contact Living. We encourage you to come and visit us in person so that one of our trained accommodation advisors can discuss your requirements and what options are available to you.

Living is located in University Centre on the main Edgbaston Campus and open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday (from 10am on a Tuesday).

If you have any further queries then please contact us at or on 0121 414 8000.

Please note that transfers are subject to availability and incur a small charge to cover cleaning, administration and internet connection changeover.