Global Alumni Gathering

Taking Birmingham to the world

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Take part in Birmingham’s biggest alumni gathering! To celebrate the anniversary of the University receiving Royal Assent in 1900 we are asking alumni around the world to get together to mark the occasion on and around 25 May.

Last year the first Global Alumni Gathering saw more than 150 alumni take part in 23 events across 13 countries. Watch our video showcasing our international alumni to see more.

We currently have events organised in:

Abuja, Nigeria

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Athens, Greece

Baku, Azerbaijan

Barcelona, Spain

Calgary, Canada

Chengdu, China

Doha, Qatar

Mexico City, Mexico

Mumbai, India

New York, USA

Ontario, Canada

San Diego, CA, USA

San Marino, CA, USA

San Rafael, CA, USA

Seattle, WA, USA

Shanghai, China


Sydney, Australia 

Tehran, Iran

..and many more to be confirmed!

If you'd like to host an event in your area, please get in touch.

Can't take part? You can still get involved:

  • Send us a photograph of you by a landmark in your city for us to use in our video showcasing our international reach
  • Follow the Global Alumni Gathering on social media