Your gift in action

Marianne Seary, MSc Computer Science, 1998 "Every child deserves friends and a chance to succeed in life…something which isn’t currently possible because of society’s attitude to autism. But this is something the University’s researchers are working hard to change"

Your generous gifts mean we are able to fund a range of innovative projects, like the autism research project above. Find out more about some of the ways you are already helping us.  

Improving children’s lives

Enhancing and improving quality of life for children, young people and their families.

Fighting Cancer

Helping us find new ways to treat cancer patients and improve their chance of recovery.


Transforming Campus

Developing our beautiful campus into an inspirational space for learning and for the community.

Student Support

Helping the most able students benefit from a university education, whatever their circumstances.

Enabling Innovation

Funding facilities to attract the best and brightest young people to Birmingham

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Read more about the impact of your gifts and hear from other donors on what giving means to them.