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Why study with us?

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

Media Facilities study with us
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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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.

Get £150 free credit

Get £150 free credit for books and learning materials

To welcome all new undergraduate degree students starting in 2017 or 2018, we're giving away at least £150 worth of credit to spend in a host of ways.

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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Get to know us

Whoever you are at heart, be you!

Whether you're social, creative or ambitious at heart, be you at Birmingham City University.

There's so much going on in Birmingham – from the buzzy street markets to the unmissable transformation of the whole city and our campus. Study here at you'll be at the heart of it all.

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