All That Glitters

For the second year running, Birmingham School of Jewellery is the proud home of BBC TWO’s search for the nation’s most talented jewellery maker.

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University News

Vice-Chancellor pays tribute to Her Majesty The Queen

Birmingham City University's Vice-Chancellor pays tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, following the announcement of her death.

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New second series of hit BBC show puts University’s School of Jewellery centre stage

Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery will once again provide the backdrop for the BBC’s popular talent seeking programme All That Glitters: Britain's Next Jewellery Star.

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Staff, students and graduates celebrate key roles in Commonwealth Games

From the students who designed the official medals, to the alumni that performed during the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Birmingham City University’s community shares its pride in contributing to the Games.

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