Consultancy Services We offer bespoke consultancy services based around our areas of expertise. Services and rates vary. For more information about consultancy for your business contact 0121 331 5252.


The Academy of Multi Unit Leadership at Birmingham City Business School is the UK’s leading research and instruction centre focusing on local leadership in the multi-site business.


Dr Clinton Bantock
T: 0121 331 6432 / M: 07817 662763

Debbie Colley
T: 0121 331 5297

Creative Industries

  • Developing Digital Media from a citizen-led perspective
  • Developing Digital Media skills from a broadcast perspective – looking at coding/creative skills
  • Gaming
  • Driving skills for future media needs
  • Driving new markets for digital media through cross innovation
  • Growing the creative economy
  • Digital development in the cultural economy

Charmaine Stint, Corporate Relations Manager
T: 0121 331 6895

Design and Innovation

  • User Centre Design
  • Interiors and Lifestyle Futures - support for developing high-value markets and creating profitable partnerships – Rapid Innovation
  • Growing high value goods - high value-added goods specialist support including CAD/CAM, rapid prototyping, surface finishing, reverse engineering, laser scanning, welding, marketing, design strategy management concept to prototype advice and new technology applications
  • Knowledge based engineering – Industrial design

Charmaine Stint, Corporate Relations Manager
T: 0121 331 6895

Health and Quality of Life

  • Active service redesign
  • Dignity in care
  • Health understanding for all
  • Better outcomes for common health concerns

Annette Copper, KTP Manager
T: 0121 202 4551

Sustainable Development, Urban Reform and Smart Specialisation


Kelly O'Neil, Corporate Relations Manager
T: 0121 331 5254

Denby Project

"Graham Powell (MA Product Design Course Director) really pushed us to come from a different point…

Hartman Outdoor (UK) Design Competition

Stemming from an ever-growing relationship with leading outdoor furniture company Hartman UK,…

3D Virtual Modelling and RFID system

"It is precisely this kind of challenge we are equipped to meet. Our staff, resources, recent…

IT Academy Programme

“Students enrolling onto a Microsoft IT Academy can attain technological knowledge, skills and…

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) agenda

"The University agreement is a key UK ingredient in creating a European higher education delivery…

Sony supporting Gamer Camp

"By supporting individuals with creative talent, drive and strong work ethics, we believe we create…

Trends 2014

“After six years of working with Birmingham City University on the trends showcase, we never cease…

Leading UK Training Centre

"By partnering with Birmingham City University we have been given the valuable opportunity of being…

Gamer Camp

 "I’ve found graduates' skills grow enormously as a direct result of working through a complete…

Grand Designs Live

"We were delighted with the results that Birmingham City University produced and impressed with the…

Concept Design Enhancement

"I was extremely excited by the prospect of this third KTP to help enhance Morgan’s capabilities in…

Birmingham House

"The Birmingham House process was challenging and daring. There were brave decisions made with no…

Student Design Challenge

"Our AGA design and marketing team set the MA Product Design students a brief to come up with 10…

Skills Funding Agency

To develop pedagogical expertise amongst OLASS tutors, within the five TMC regions (to include TMC…

Burbidge & Son Ltd

The design project engaged third year students on the BA Design Studies course allowing students to…

Library of Birmingham and School of Visual Communication

Photography students, from the University's School of Visual Communication, worked in collaboration…

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