University of Birmingham

Quick Facts

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Main areas of Study: Wide Ranging
  • 19% International Students
  • A founder member of 'Universitas 21'- a global network of universities

The University of Birmingham is a campus based university based in the UK’s second largest city. It is regularly placed in the top 20 universities in the UK in rankings tables and offers international students excellent academic, social and sporting opportunities.

Birmingham offers a huge list of different courses for students at both undergraduate and postgraduate level whilst also providing opportunities in foundation courses and distance learning. Through strong ties with the commercial world, the Business courses that the university teaches have an especially good reputation.

Students studying at Birmingham live on a university campus that is just outside the centre of the city of Birmingham. This means students get the benefit of an attractive campus that contains all the university buildings in one place, but also all the advantages of living in a city.