Student life in Birmingham
Study at the heart of a vibrant, diverse city
The city is your campus
Join us at Birmingham City University and you will be studying right in the heart of a forward-looking and vibrant city with plenty to see and do just a few minutes’ walk from the campus. Whether you’re moving to Birmingham or you’re a Brummie at heart, there’s so much to student life here to explore.
All about Birmingham
Studying in Birmingham offers you the chance to live and work in the youngest major city in Europe with world-class restaurants, entertainment and shops. Birmingham is home to more than one million people from a range of different cultures and ethnic groups, 40 per cent of this population is 25 and younger.
26 facts you didn't know about Birmingham
We bet you didn't know that there's a crater on the moon named after Birmingham?More Brummie facts
The ultimate Birmingham bucket list
How many of these Brummie hotspots can you tick off your bucket list? From restaurants to days out, this is a great way to discover the UK's second city!See the list
Free things to do in Birmingham
Having fun in Brum doesn't have to mean breaking the bank. These days out and activities are ideal for weekend inspo that's easy on your wallet!Things to do
This is Birmingham
There's so much going on in Birmingham – from the buzzy street markets to the unmissable transformation of the whole city - study here and you'll be at the heart of it all! Explore the city for yourself when you visit one of our Open Days.
Attending one of our postgraduate events is a great way to find out more about the courses we offer, tour our campuses and get answers to any questions you might have.
Our next Open Event takes place on 4 May 2022.