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.
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.
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.
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.
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.