Open Day

Sat 19 October

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Students from our Product and Furniture Design course have excelled at this year’s New Designers in London. They secured a range of prestigious nominations for their work, we’re proud to announce that Joe Deakin won the Winnovate Thoughtful Creativity Award from Wilko. Well done Joe!

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Why study with us?

Here are our top reasons to choose Birmingham School of Architecture and Design.

97.4% graduates employed

Nine in 10 graduates are employed or in further study

We're committed to developing graduates with the skills employers need - 97.4 per cent are in employment or further study within six months (DLHE Survey 2016/17).

BSOAD Accredited courses
Accredited courses

Internationally accredited courses

Many of our courses have internally recognised accreditations, such as the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the Landscape Institute (LI).

BSOAD Gain industry exposure
Gain industry exposure

First hand work experience for your CV

You’ll have the chance to gain industry experience through live projects, guest lectures and work placement opportunities.

BSOAD State-of-the-art facilities
State-of-the-art facilities

Utilise our space

From day one you will have access to print, wood, metal, ceramics and glass workshops and industry-standard software, alongside assistance from our experienced technicians.

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BSOAD Overseas experience
Overseas experience

Understanding design on a global scale

Overseas trip opportunities in many of our courses and links with key European institutions as part of the Erasmus scheme.

BSOAD Collaborate with Co.LAB
Collaborate with Co.LAB

Our Collaborative Laboratory adds depth to your CV

Co.LAB focus on ‘live’ projects and research where you will engage with real clients, delivering outcomes across a range of scales and formats.

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 work of credit to spend in a host of ways.

BSOAD Learn from the best
Learn from the best

Staff from industry working with you

Enthusiastic and supportive staff team with whom you’ll have extensive contact time with throughout your course.

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BSOAD Take part in our SuperStudio
Take part in SuperStudio

Opportunities to develop

Working in conjunction with your studies, the School offers a plethora of activities as part of SuperStudio.

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Book onto our next Open Day - Saturday 28 September

Our Open Days are designed to give you all the information you need about the University and the courses you're interested in, with a non-stop programme of events and activities running throughout the day.

You, your friends and family will be the centre of our attention, as you meet and talk to our friendly staff and students about courses, careers and all aspects of study.

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