BCU Allied & Public Health VERT students wearing goggles.
BCU Education students during a history lesson.
BCU Health defence medic truck.
BCU Child Nursing students practicing with baby dummy.

Training tomorrow's professionals

Partnered with providers: The Faculty has a strong focus on the training of health and education professionals and we're growing our life sciences portfolio. Find out more on our School websites.

School of Allied and Public Health Professions

Qualifications that lead to professional registration

We are one of the largest and most diverse providers of health and social care education in the country and our departments comprise of Operating Department Practice and Paramedics, Public and Community Health, Radiography, and Speech and Language Therapy.

School of Allied and Public Health Professions

School of Education

A leading provider of education and teacher training

The School of Education has a long and established history when it comes to delivering initial teacher training (ITT), education, childhood and youth courses in Birmingham. We offer high quality courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate degree level that are tailored to meet the needs of the professions.

School of Education

School of Life Sciences

An enquiry-based approach to develop you as a scientist.

The School of Life Sciences was established in 2014 to accommodate our growing biomedical science and sports courses portfolio. Additional new facilities are being constructed giving us world-class research and teaching spaces as part of the development of City South Campus in Edgbaston.

School of Life Sciences

Defence School of Healthcare Education

Meeting the specific needs of the Defence Medical Services

The Defence School of Healthcare Education, Department of Healthcare Education (formerly the Defence School of Health Care Studies and the Defence School of Postgraduate Medical Studies) is the Armed Forces' provider of healthcare education to Defence Medical Services personnel.

Defence School of Healthcare Education

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work

Providing the highest highest quality of teaching

We are one of the leading providers of employees to the NHS, offering first-class learning facilities including state-of-the-art lecture theatres and seminar rooms, mock wards, birthing rooms, operating theatres and virtual reality software.

Our departments cover Adult Nursing, Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, Midwifery and Child Health, and Social Work.

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work