Student Experience

Games, Film and Animation


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 Games, Film and Animation students. Hear about their experiences, placements and what they did after graduating.



Join the gaming society

Do you have an interest in video games? Read Joshua Spiers’ response to some questions about the society.

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Nessa's filmmaking company

Nessa Chileshe, started her own independent filmmaking company after studying an MA in Future Media.

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First year experience story

Read some advise and honest insight from, Fergus Puddy, a first year BA (Hons) Digital Marketing student.

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Our Graduates

Our graduates have gone onto great things. Let their stories inspire you.

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Our Students

Read about our current students projects and learn about their journeys so far.

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Student Support

Mental health and wellbeing

Our professional health and wellbeing services offer support for your physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing.

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Disability support team

Our disability support team will be able to work with you to find the support you need, and liaise with your course team.

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Centre for Academic Success

We're sure that you will want to make the best of every opportunity at Birmingham City University, and we're here to help you.

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