The Student Experience

Whether you’re coming to Birmingham City University as new student or returning as a postgraduate, starting university is an exciting time.

We're committed to helping you settle into university life as swiftly as possible. Learn about the inspirational stories of our students. Hear about their experiences, placements and what they did after graduating.

Students' Union

Birmingham City University Students’ Union (BCUSU) will be YOUR Students’ Union. Their priority is to make sure you have the best possible time during your university journey. From social events to support with your studies, they'll have your back.


Our Blog

Here we'll be sharing our experiences, stories and the latest news from our staff and students. Browse through our blogs to discover useful information, advice and interesting stories. Watch videos, read articles and enrich your knowledge.

Read our blog

Student Support

Birmingham City University offers a wide range of services to help support students before, during and after their degree. They range from Graduate+, Careers+ and Centre for Academic Success, alongside our accommodation team and Students' Union.

About our support services

Working in Industry

Our Art and Design courses are proud to work with stakeholders, businesses and artists across Birmingham to enhance their student experience and employability.