The Raymond Priestley Centre is owned and run by the University of Birmingham and is part of the UB sport department. We provide residential learning opportunities using outdoor activities and the environment. The University of Birmingham is one of three UK universities with its own dedicated outdoor education centre.
The Raymond Priestley Centre is a multi-award winning outdoor education centre. It recognised by the Association of Heads of Outdoor Education Centres as having achieved the ‘Gold Standard’ for the quality of provision and teaching of its courses. The Centre is also a Royal Yachting Association recognised teaching centre, and a Sailability Centre.
You can find out more about our outstanding teaching and learning experiences on the dedicated page.