Field Trips

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Trips with Birmingham City Business School

We want to show our students the real world of business.

One of our main ideals in the Birmingham City Business School is that business can't be studied in isolation. To truly get the most out of a degree, students have to experience life outside the classroom. One way we assure that this happens is by regularly organising trips to companies in Birmingham and beyond.

UK Trips

During your undergraduate course, you'll be offered the opportunity to go on several trips to help you see the skills and knowledge you're studying in action. 

Birmingham City Business School students across all of our subjects have experienced days out to places like the Etihad Stadium (above) John Lewis, Jaguar Land Rover and the British Museum, hearing from experts in the field about the careers that potentially await our graduates.

Below, you'll see a map of just some of the places our students have visited recently.

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International Trips

Alongside our UK trips, the Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences also provides trips all around the world. These can either be subject based visits to overseas businesses or projects, or faculty-wide trips to partner institutions in Europe and Asia. 

This is just another example of how Birmingham City University is committed to making your experience with us an international one, reflecting the ever-growing influence of globalisation on business, law and social sciences. These trips supplement international focuses modules embedded in all of our degrees.

The map below shows just some of the destinations Business, Law and Social Sciences students have visited recently. 

International Travel Scholarships

They have built an orphanage in Ghana, organised sports events for disadvantaged children in Morocco and taught Business Studies in Thailand. Not only are they making a huge difference to other people, they're also making a difference to their own future.

These projects have been made possible thanks to the travel scholarship offers an incredible opportunity to develop your skills and enhance your employability: from writing and presenting a bid for funding to demonstrating just how resourceful you can be in a new and challenging environment.

Present us with an impressive bid for funding and you could win a scholarship to make a real difference to the world. Check out the map below to see just some of the students who have previously been awarded an International Travel Scholarship.