Open Days

Book Now

Find a course

Clearing

Let's talk about you

You can still apply through Clearing to start studying at BCU this September. Check which courses are still available or call our hotline on 0121 331 6777.

Find out more

Celebrating 175 years at the heart of Birmingham life

From Birmingham Government School of Design formed in October 1843, see how we've transformed into the modern university of today. We've also compiled a list of 175 Brummies Who Inspire to mark the occasion.

Read more

7th in the UK for employability

We’re committed to giving you the skills you need to progress your career. Over 97% of our students are employed or in further study within 6 months of graduating. - Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 16/17.
Multi-Faculty Universities with a student population of more than 1,000.

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 - you'll be at the heart of it all! Experience our state-of-the-art facilities at one of our Open Days in 2018.

Register your interest

Welcome to BCU

How do I enrol? What's on during BCU's Big Welcome? We've got all the info and advice you need for starting at BCU.

Find out more

Accommodation

We have seven halls of residence offering a range of on campus and inner city living.

Find out more

Student life

Whether you’re moving to Birmingham or you’re a Brummie at heart, there’s so much to student life here to explore.

Find out more

University news

conservatoire room for news panel

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire shortlisted for ‘higher education Oscar’

The new £57 million music college has been recognised in the Excellence and Innovation in the Arts category.

Read more

Pac-Man’s influence on capitalism

New research into one of the most influential videogame characters of all time reveals as much about contemporary capitalism as it does about the history of gaming.

Read more

BCU Chosen Charities

Birmingham City University has announced it will be launching new partnerships with a much-loved children’s hospice and a specialist women’s aid organisation, after naming its first two ‘I am BCU Chosen Charities’.

Read more

Fringe success for Birmingham actors

Students and graduates from Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire are celebrating after achieving critical success at the world’s largest arts festival, The Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Read more

Threesomes, Billy Elliot and being camp

Gender, media and sexuality scholars from across the country will gather at Birmingham City University on Wednesday 12 September for a day of discussion and research presentations on masculinity.

Read more
See all news