The University offers some great opportunities for local businesses to capitalise on. Many choose our fantastic location for events, or use our professional conferencing facilities for key meetings.
If you run a local business and want to employ our students to work for you on a part-time basis, you can contact the Guild of Students Job Zone to discuss advertising your jobs.
Conferences & events
The University offers a complete event management service, with a range of venues, accommodation and catering to bring your event to life. Available venues include flexible conference, breakout and meeting spaces with built-in AV to outdoor venues for festivals, sports and live performances with a capacity of up to 10,000.
Visit the Conferences & events website for more information, or call 0121 415 8400.
If you need a video conferencing location, that can seat up to six with high quality equipment, then the University can help. Rates for external customers start from as low as £100+VAT for a day-long session. Our equipment can connect with up to three other locations simultaneously and allows sharing of Powerpoint presentations, all using the nearly-universal IP protocol. We welcome customers from business and other universities or even personal bookers who need a high quality link to far-off family and friends,
For further information please contact the Learning Resources Team on +44 (0)121 414 6497. Customers can pay easily through our online shop, or a credit account can be opened for established regular users.
Support for local businesses
If you are involved in or own a local business then you can find out how the University can support or benefit you by visiting our Partners section of the website.