Institution Type : University
Location : Midlands

22,500 students from over 80 countries are enrolled at Birmingham City University, making it an exciting and diverse place to study. Located in UK’s second largest city, the University has a strategic and convenient location with Birmingham International Airport nearby and fast access to London, Manchester and the rest of the UK.

A significant proportion of undergraduate and postgraduate courses enjoy professional accreditation, including the Accountancy courses which receives maximum exemptions from ACCA and is one of the only two public universities in the UK which is awarded the Platinum Status for ACCA Approved Learning Partner.

Other courses with professional accreditations include Architecture, Education, Engineering, Law, Marketing, Nursing, Psychology and Social Work. Birmingham City University is the largest provider of undergraduate study in the Midlands. In addition, the University has increased its portfolio of high-tech degrees in recent years, with a particular focus on media, electronic commerce, network engineering and electronic systems.

Birmingham City University is one of the top 30 universities in the UK for spending on facilities, with a total spending of £260 million invested in facilities. The faculty of Business, Law and Social Science will be house in the Curzon Building which will be open for the September 2015 intake. In the most recent National Student Survey, 83% of students were happy with their course, while 87% agreed that faculty staff were good at explaining classes and teaching.