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Clearing 2018

Places available this september

We have a wide range of full time undergraduate courses available to start this September in Clearing.

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Courses in Clearing


BA (Hons)Journalism Courses

UCAS points needed: 96


BA (Hons)Film Courses

UCAS points needed: 96


HNDMedia and Communication

UCAS points needed: 48


BA (Hons)Media and Communication (Television)

UCAS points needed: 96


BA (Hons)Media and Communication (Radio)

UCAS points needed: 96


BA (Hons)Music Industries

UCAS points needed: 96


BA (Hons)Media Production

UCAS points needed: 96


BA (Hons)Foundation courses

UCAS points needed: 80

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Ross Hughes - Media and Communications (Radio)

Clearing Case study

Ross Hughes

Some students apply through Clearing after taking a gap year and deciding that they want to pursue a new interest. Ross took a trip to Australia on his year out and discovered that he had a passion for music. Having visited the University for an open day, Ross decided to apply through clearing to the School of Media.

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Why study with us?

Here are our top reasons to choose Birmingham School of Media.

Media Real World Training
Real world training

Industry-standard facilities

Our facilities don’t just look like those in the media industry, they are used by industry. See for yourself.

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Media placements study with us
Work placements

Real world experience

At least two industry placements. Previous placements include the BBC, The NEC, Newspapers, magazines, radio stations and PR companies.

Media accredited courses study with us
Accredited courses

Creative Skillset course accreditation

Many of our courses have been accredited by Creative Skillset, the government's skills sector council for audio, visual and creative industries.

Media second city location study with us
Second City Location

A leading city

We are a part of Birmingham’s economic and cultural renaissance. A city with an international reputation that could help you get to wherever your imagination desires.

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Media staff study with us
Industry standard staff

Let them open up a world of opportunities for you

Our staff don’t just know the media industry, they are the media industry. They hail from it.

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Media Earn While You Learn
Earn while you learn

Earn while you learn

Our student employment agency, OpportUNIty – Student Jobs on Campus, allows you to apply for paid roles at the University, gaining experience in crucial aspects of job applications and valuable feedback on your work.

Media Get £150 Free Credit
Get £150 free credit

Get £150 free credit for books and learning materials

To welcome all new undergraduate degree students starting in 2018 or 2019, we're giving away at least £150 worth of credit to spend in a host of ways.


Book onto our next Open Day - Saturday 29 September

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.

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What our students are up to

Take a look at what a range of our students created during their time with us.

Students’ final year work – every year is featured in a specially created school showreel. It’s a great way to see the wide range of disciplines, talent and creative skills that we nurture within the school.

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What you can do at one of our Open Days

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