With around 23,500 students from 80 countries, Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We put students at the heart of everything we do, giving them the best opportunities for future success.
The University has an enviable reputation for providing quality, student-focused education in a professional and friendly environment. Our superb courses, state-of-the-art facilities, first-rate staff, and focus on practical skills and professional relevance is producing some of the country’s most employable graduates, with the Sunday Times University Guide 2013 ranking us in the UK top 30 for the proportion of our students entering graduate-level jobs.
We put £270 million into the regional economy and support thousands of jobs in the area. We're investing £180 million in our estate, including a major expansion of our city centre campus at Eastside, providing students with an enviable range of facilities. The Complete University Guide ranked us as a top 10 UK university for spending on facilities in 2012 and 2013.
Our staff and student community is defined by our core values, which outline who we are as a University and how we will work with each other. Our core values are Excellence, People focused, Partnership working and Fairness and integrity.
Campuses and Maps
Get directions to our campuses and find useful information, including our virtual tours
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Our six faculties cover a range of subjects - find out more on our faculty websites
Our Faculties >>
We've won many awards over the years - here are some recent highlights
Publications, governance, policies and procedures, equality and environment
Corporate Information >>
Our history in Birmingham can be traced back to 1843 - read the full story
Our History >>
If you need to get in touch, you'll find telephone and email details for many departments here
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