Discover the city

One of Europe’s most exciting destinations, Birmingham is a modern city buzzing with life, making it a wonderful place to live, study and work.

The city is famous for its historic, industrial past and is now a centre of arts and culture, commerce and entertainment with a diverse and vibrant community. Most of our students fall in love with the city with around 40% of graduates choosing to make Birmingham their home.

Birmingham was named as one of the top 10 cities to visit in the world by Rough Guides, read about how you can spend your time in Birmingham. It is also the youngest city in Europe with nearly 40% of the population under 25. Watch the videos to find out more about Birmingham and why it’s such a great place to live and study.

My Bham: See what Birmingham has to offer