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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.
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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.

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Our Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to chat to our staff and students, and check out our facilities.

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

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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.

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University hosts first ever music festival

Major acts such as RAYE, Birmingham duo Lotto Boyzz and DJ Roman Kemp will be headlining BCU Fest on Thursday 16 August – the same day thousands of students across the country gain their places in higher education.

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University scholar set to study ‘Love Island’

As millions of reality television fans are mourning the end of this year’s series of ‘Love Island’, a Birmingham City University student is preparing to study the show as part of her undergraduate degree.

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Birmingham graduate opens city’s first Indonesian coffee shop

Alumnus Birama Gladini and his wife Elmira Hamdi have established Ngopi – meaning ‘let’s have coffee’ in Indonesian – in order to offer an individual alternative to the uniform coffee shop chains found elsewhere in Birmingham city centre.

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Honorary doctorate for hyper-realistic Chinese painter

A Chinese contemporary artist, best known for his hyper-realistic paintings and drawings, has been awarded a top honour from Birmingham City University.

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New research highlights need for improved sexting education

The study, led by Birmingham City University, is the first of its kind to focus on the expressions of young people on the types of support, intervention and sexting education that they need.

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