Welcome to the University of Birmingham! We look forward to welcoming you and are here to give you the information and tools for you to make the most of this opportunity, get involved with our University community, and get to know your new home. 

From useful information on our services and support, to guidance on health and safety, and advice on preparing to study with us online and in person, we have lots of information to help you within these Welcome pages. We have a range of resources to help you settle in, make new friends and feel prepared for your studies with us - ready for your famous Birmingham Welcome!

Welcome Week 2022 will begin on Monday 19 September, with Arrivals Weekend on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September. We will be updating these pages as we plan our exciting Welcome programme, so keep checking back!


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Find out about moving into accommodation and living in Birmingham

Welcome Events

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Our Welcome programme is designed to help you settle in and feel at home


Get to campus and find your way around


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Explore Birmingham
An international student experience - on campus and beyond!
University of Birmingham Aerial Campus Tour
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