Birmingham City University is a professional university, which provides vocational programmes taught using applied teaching methods.
We welcome international students who wish to enhance their career prospects and provide a full range of support and guidance services to enable you to optimise your potential.
The University’s International Office was also the winner of a prestigious Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Award for 2011.
New postgraduate scholarships for 2015/16
We’re aiming to make a postgraduate qualification affordable to everyone. Our international scholarships offer up to 20 per cent off postgraduate fees.*
*Subject to terms and conditions
Why study here?
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How to apply
All the information you'll need if you're applying to study with us.
How to apply >>
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After acceptance >>
Preparing for the UK
Health insurance, important documents, what you need to bring, life in Birmingham
Preparing for the UK >>
Arriving and enrolling
Travelling to your accommodation, enrolment, police registration.
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Your first few weeks
Settling in, opening a bank account, using our services, getting support.
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Brazilian scholarship opportunities
We're part of Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido, Brazilian Scientific Mobility Programme and welcome Brazilian students who would like to study in our registered leading degree courses.
Watch our Brazilian students in action