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Try out our state-of-the-art facilities yourself as you take a tour at our Open Day and find out how we’re investing £260 million in our campuses.
Sometimes it can take a while to gather the courage to follow a path you've always dreamt of. Mature student Selina had always had the urge to pursue Art. After working in a corporate environment for several years, she decided to take a leap of faith by applying to Birmingham City University through Clearing.Read more
Here are our top reasons to choose Birmingham School of Art.
From day one you will have access to print, wood, metal, ceramics and glass workshops and industry-standard software, alongside assistance from our experienced technicians.
A superb combination of Venetian Gothic architecture and modern workshops, learning and social areas, a specialist arts library, and public exhibition space.
We have links to a range of national and international institutions including Tate Liverpool, Ikon Gallery, and the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.
You’ll have the chance to gain industry experience through live projects, guest lectures and work placement opportunities.
The IPS will offer you the opportunity to exhibit your work to external audiences. Select national and international artists will also be showcasing their work.
Overseas trip opportunities in many of our courses and links with key European institutions as part of the Erasmus scheme.
To welcome all new undergraduate degree students starting in 2017 or 2018, we’re giving away at least £150 work of credit to spend in a host of ways.
If you’re applying to one of our undergraduate art courses you will be asked to create a portfolio as part of your application.
Take a look at School of Art Lecturer Stuart’s top tips for putting a physical portfolio together.
Our Open Days are designed to give you all the information you need about the University and the courses you're interested in, with a non-stop programme of events and activities running throughout the day.
You, your friends and family will be the centre of our attention, as you meet and talk to our friendly staff and students about courses, careers and all aspects of study.