Undergraduate 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.


It is important that you choose the right accommodation and we have many options to suit everybody’s taste and budget. We can offer you a single study bedroom in a flat with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities or en-suite accommodation with shared kitchen facilities. We also have studios and apartments where you have exclusive use of a kitchen and bathroom.

There are also different catering options for you to consider. Our self-catered options allow you to put your culinary skills to the test, whilst our flexible Meal Plan option can prove popular amongst new students.

Over 40% of our accommodation offer three quarter beds, and all Villages have Wi-Fi throughout the rooms, flats and social spaces. Access to Wi-Fi is included in your accommodation fee, along with utilities, basic contents insurance, 24 hour customer service as well as access to the Student Mentor Scheme and the Residents' Association.

You can view further details about our accommodation villages and partner accommodation providers below. Including room types, contract lengths and accommodation fees.

We support students with disabilities and accessibility information for each residence is available on the Disabled Go University of Birmingham accommodation pages .

Pritchatts Park Village

Just a 5-10 minute walk from the University’s own train station and campus, Pritchatts Park Village offers you the perfect gateway to university and city life.

Home to over 700 students with all self-catered accommodation, the Social Centre is at the heart of this student village, which includes a lounge and bar for pub quizzes and live music nights for you to enjoy with your new friends. The Study Zone provides independent study space outside your flat.

For further information see our Pritchatts Park Village web page.



Selly Oak Village

Selly Oak Village is the closest village to campus and situated in the thriving student area of Selly Oak. Home to much of the student population, Selly Oak provides plenty of choice for bars, cafes, dining and supermarket shopping.

All of our accommodation at this village is self-catered, encouraging you to brush up on your cooking skills with all of the essentials available on your doorstep.  

Built around a residents’ courtyard, which is popular for summer barbeques, this village is home to more than 700 undergraduate and postgraduate students, all living in en-suite accommodation.

For further information see our Selly Oak Village web page.



The Vale Village

Set in the beautiful surroundings of lakeside parkland, the Vale Village is the University’s largest accommodation site, home to more than 3,500 students in eight residences and home to the Meal Plan.

A thriving community, the Vale Village hosts a number of popular social events throughout the year including a spectacular fireworks display and Vale Fest, a student-run music, dance and comedy festival.

For further information see our The Vale Village web page.



Host - The Metalworks

Host, our partner accommodation, offers 300 en suite study bedrooms. This purpose built modern complex is situated within a few minutes’ walk of  the University. All Host accommodation is comfortably furnished and is fully equipped with everything you need.

For more information see our Host web page.


Liberty Gardens Birmingham 

Liberty Gardens, our partner accommodation loacted in Edgbaston, offers 204 single study bedrooms with shared bathroom facilities. All rooms are fully fitted to a high standard and include separate telephone and data points for high-speed Internet access.

For more information see our Liberty Gardens web page.



Liberty Court Birmingham

Liberty Court, our partner accommodation, offers 332 en-suite study bedrooms; all rooms are fully fitted to a high standard and include separate telephone and data points for high-speed Internet access. You can enjoy a fully fitted kitchen and living area with your housemates.

For more information see our Liberty Court web page.



Liberty Close Birmingham

Liberty Close, our partner accommodation offers 221 en-suite study bedrooms with all rooms fully fitted to a high standard and include separate telephone and data points for high-speed Internet access. You can enjoy a fully fitted kitchen and living area.

For more information see our Liberty Close web page.



Selly Oak Court

Selly Oak Court offers 141 en-suite study bedrooms to University of Birmingham students. This purpose built modern complex welcomed its first students in September 2015 and offers an attractive living experience in stylish surroundings in the popular Selly Oak student area.

For more information see our Selly Oak Court webpage.

 Selly Oak Court Bedroom