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Diverse local nightlife City

UCAS code: B25

Birmingham City University is based in the heart of the UK's second-largest city, with all the social and professional opportunities that this great location offers. Our campuses provide you with the best possible learning environment, and our world-class courses give you the skills you need to progress your career.

Tracing our history back to 1843, we're a modern university with a difference - our School of Art is in a Grade I listed building, while our City Centre Campus boasts innovative and cutting edge facilities and architecture. From our award-winning leading School of Jewellery, to our new purpose-built Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, we are constantly growing and adapting to offer an incredible learning experience for our students. We have invested £340 million across our buildings and facilities to shape your experience and time with us. Our focus is on practice-led, knowledge-based learning, providing you with access to cutting-edge facilities and real-world experience.

With 25,800 students, 1,800 staff and over 50 courses accredited by professional bodies, we're dedicated to providing world-class education, right in Birmingham city centre. Birmingham is the youngest city in Europe, filled to the brim with opportunity. Study with us and you'll be part of a confident, proud and diverse community of students, who are striving to achieve their career goals and transform their lives.

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Sporty

51%

LOW

Political

55%

MED

Varied union activities

67%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

77%

HIGH

Creative

68%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 98% HIGH
Average graduate salary £20k MED
Student satisfaction score 80% MED

Number of students

25,855

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

79%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

10%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

37%

of students are male

Young / Mature

33%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

8%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

513 comments (143 students)

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