The University, founded in 1900, is one of the largest in the UK. It is a major centre of research and academic study, with 11 Nobel Prize winners among staff and alumni.
The University is ranked 84th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2018). It is one of the top 20 universities in the UK for Economics (The Complete University Guide 2018), and a gold-rated university for excellence in teaching and learning in the UK (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017).
Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham is a global centre of teaching and research excellence, holding the ‘Triple Crown’ of international accreditations: AMBA, EQUIS and the AACSB.
Excellent career prospects
Graduates can develop a career in academia, actuary, advertising, audit, commerce, financial services, industry, investment banking, journalism, consultancy, marketing, media, politics, research, tax, the public sector, or in any other profession that requires the valuable transferable skills and insights obtained from this degree. Those with existing careers may opt to accelerate their career path with existing employers, or create potential for change.