Host - The Metalworks

In order to fulfil the Fresher’s Guarantee Scheme, the University maintains agreements with local private providers that meet our quality standards.





Situated on the doorstep of campus, Host offers state of the art student accommodation to students at the University of Birmingham under the terms of our guarantee scheme.

The Metalworks will be situated just a couple of minutes walk away from the new Grange Road Development, which will be equipped with a bar, cafe and sports pavilion and is due to be completed in 2017.

The Metalworks also sits on the edge of Selly Oak, a popular a vibrant area for students which offers a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs, take-aways, pharmacies, doctors, dentists and much more.

As one of our partner accommodations, you would also live with other University of Birmingham students and receive the benefits of all of Our Services.

Accommodation type

Self-catered, en suite, 300 rooms

Contract length

42 weeks

Price guide

En-suite room Self-catered £6,279 

  • Please note in order to secure this accommodation a rental payment of £200 will be required once you have received your contract from Host. A UK guarantor will be required if you wish to pay by instalments with the first instalment due in September 2017.
  • If you want to pay by monthly direct debit then Host offer a payment plan in partnership with Housing Hands who provide a guarantor service to both UK and international students.

Host's payment options differ from university owned and managed accommodation. For full details on payment options and the partnership Host has with Housing Hands please visit their website. We recommend that you read all information carefully.

For further details and information on this accommodation, visit the Host website.