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Our subject area page enables you to hear from subject academics, see our facilities and find out more about what our courses offer. It gives you everything you could expect during a visit to BCU.

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Jewellery and Silversmithing

Our internationally renowned School of Jewellery is the largest in Europe. Dating back to 1890, the school is located in the heart of Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter with industry-standard facilities and a wealth of expertise to develop your career in this exciting sector. The school was awarded a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize in recognition of its proud history of innovation spanning 130 years.

Meet Dauvit

Senior Lecturer Jewellery and Silversmithing

Hear from Dauvit, lecturer at the School of Jewellery and traditional fine jeweller with a passion for the Renaissance period. Dauvit will describe what it's really like to be a Jewellery and Silversmithing student here at BCU. Find out more about what and how you’ll be taught, our amazing placement opportunities and the many exciting career paths you can choose.

See our facilities

Our three sites are located in the heart of the famous Jewellery Quarter, which includes Vittoria Street, Assay Office and St Paul's Square. This means we are based in one of the world's most respected and significant jewellery centres.

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Meet the undergraduate team

Take a look at the profiles of our specialist academics. Learn about their career highlights, their favourite things about teaching here and why they think it’s important to study an undergraduate degree course.

Meet the team

School of Jewellery News and Events

Want to know what our students have been getting up to? Keep up to date with what's going on in the School of Jewellery.

School news and events

Talk to us on Facebook

Join our community on Facebook! Our official BCU group for Jewellery and Silversmithing is the ideal place to meet people on your course and get excited to come and study with us in September.

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Help Desk

We're always more than happy to help out when you get in touch. Contact us via Facebook Messenger to get your queries answered.

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Finance next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your student finance sorted.

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Accommodation next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your accommodation sorted.

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Preparing to call the hotline

Nervous about calling the Clearing hotline? Our guide will help get you prepared, so you have all the important info ready for you to secure your place.

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Return to Clearing Open Day

Head back to the main Open Day pages, so you can continue to explore BCU, Birmingham, and all we have to offer!

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