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We have many students from Latin America studying at Birmingham City University on some of our most popular programmes including Business, Art and Design and Jewellery.

Birmingham is a popular study destination for students from Latin America and our city has many of your home comforts including restuarants, bars and sports widely available. Birmingham has its very own international airport which is located a 10 minute train journey from our City Centre Campus. Modern, safe and perfectly located on-campus accommodation is available to all international students on a first-come, first-served basis.

Our experienced International Regional Manager, Mr Robert Hurlbutt, understands the study needs of Latin American students and would be happy to answer any questions you may have about studying here.

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We are happy to consider the Bachillerato Académico PLUS Técnico Profesional with minimum Grade of 75 per cent/7.5.


Licenciado/Professional Title from a recognised Colombian university with a minimum GPA of 3.50.

Some postgraduate courses require a subject specific undergraduate degree to qualify for entry for example, Law, Computing, Social Sciences, Engineering, etc. Please check the website for this information.

Special requirements

Art and Design

All undergraduate Art and Design courses require a good portfolio of artwork. Some postgraduate courses also require a portfolio, others require a proposal of studies while some courses require both a portfolio and a proposal of studies. Please check faculty website for specific requirements.

Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment (CEBE)

All undergraduate courses in the CEBE faculty require Mathematics at O Level. However for the Engineering suite and BEng Telecommunication and Networks, Mathematics is required at AS Level minimum Grade C or the equivalent.

Business School

All Business School undergraduate Year 1 courses require Mathematics minimum of Grade C at O Level or the equivalent

English language requirements

View our English language requirements

Every year we provide a number of scholarships and bursaries recognising the talents of our international students, which can help cover part of your tuition fees.

Find out more about scholarships and bursaries...

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Country contact

Do you have a question?

Mrs Parmila Murria
Director of International Office
Based at Birmingham City University’s City Centre Campus

Tel: +44 (0)121 331 6698