You’ll find a diverse and welcoming environment at Birmingham City University. We’re a modern and dynamic international university, with staff, students and alumni from more than 100 countries worldwide.
Our courses are highly practical and career focused, and many are accredited by professional bodies. This means that you'll gain qualifications with us that are prized by employers, giving you an important advantage in the job market.
As an international student, you’ll find a warm welcome at Birmingham City University. We offer a full range of support and guidance services to help you settle in and optimise your potential.
International Guide 2015/16
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Our International Summer School offers you the perfect opportunity to get a taste of UK Higher Education.
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Why study here
Birmingham City University is a fantastic choice for international students - here's why.
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BCU in your country
Country-specific information including agents, visits, entry requirements and more.
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Everything you need to know about fees, costs and scholarships.
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The process of applying for a course with us, including deadlines.
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Preparing for the UK
Making sure you've got everything ready for the move to a new country.
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Once you're here
The first things you'll need to think about when you arrive in Birmingham.
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