Applicant Taster Days

Applicant Taster Days are by invitation only.

How it works

1You should have received an email on how to register your place.

2You will need the username and password from the email.

Not received an email?

If you've haven’t yet been invited to attend one of our Applicant Taster Days and you have been offered a place to study at Birmingham City University, please let us know.

Birmingham School of Media Applicant Taster Days are designed to give you more information about your course, a chance to meet tutors and students, and the opportunity to see more of our facilities.

We hope that you will experience something of the atmosphere of working and learning at the School.

Applicant Taster Day dates for 2019

Applicant Taster Day for all undergraduate courses

  • Saturday 16 February (9.30am-3pm)
  • Wednesday 27 February (11.30- 5.00pm)
  • Saturday 9 March (9.30-3pm)

Media Foundation courses

  • Wednesday 27 February (12.30pm - 5.00pm)
  • Saturday 9 March (10.30-3pm)

Already visited an Open Day?

We think you’ll still find it useful to come to an Applicant Taster Day because it’s your chance to hear from staff and students in more depth as well as work on a project brief to experience what it’s like to be a student of Birmingham School of Media.

If you have any queries about the Applicant Taster Day or your application, please email Please include your user name.

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