International Student videos - what our international students say

With a population of more than 28,000 students including 4,000 international students from over 150 countries, Birmingham has one of the largest international student communities in the UK.

Birmingham is the destination of choice for many international students seeking a first-class education in a prestigious and internationally respected UK university.

Discover what our international students have to say about life in Birmingham:

Advice for their first year self

We asked our international students across Engineering and Physical Sciences their advice for their first year self. 

See what they said in our video: 

My Favourite Thing

From societies, to sports, or the support from our staff, our International Students have a number of things they enjoy about studying at the University of Birmingham. Watch their favourite things and learn more about out international community with our video: 


Meet our students

Chinese students studying subjects in Engineering and Physical Sciences discuss their experiences of studying at Birmingham and in the UK


Students from China talk about the University of Birmingham

Students from Indonesia at the University of Birmingham

Students from Malaysia at the University of Birmingham

Student experiences

International Students' experiences at the University of Birmingham

An International student experience - on campus and beyond!

International students talk about settling in at the University of Birmingham

Accommodation for international students at the University of Birmingham


Further information