Morocco and Birmingham City University
Birmingham City University is one of the UK’s most dynamic places to study. We are a vibrant, multicultural university with around 23,500 students from over 80 countries including Morocco and offer an innovative and practical approach to teaching and learning.
Our portfolio of excellent courses, investment in state-of-the-art facilities, first-rate staff and focus on practical skills and professional relevance are making us a first choice for students. Birmingham City University is home to Moroccon and other Arab students who study courses from MBA International to BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Our industry partnerships, work placements and practical approach to our world famous courses will give you international career prospects. BCU students study in a city focused on education and culture and all students have full access to The Library of Birmingham, Europe’s largest library.
Birmingham also has many of your home comforts including mosques, halal supermarkets and restaurants and a very active Islamic Society in our Students Unions. We are home to football teams including West Bromwich Albion, Aston Villa and Birmingham City FC, and you can join as many of our sports teams or societies as you wish.
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. On your first day our airport pickup team will meet you at the airport and take you to your chosen University accommodation.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Regional Partnerships Manager, Mark Pell.
Undergraduate - Year 1
We are happy to consider the following:
Morocco System: Diplôme du Baccalauréat minimum Grade 12 PLUS Diplôme de Technicien Spécialisé / Brevet de Technicien Supérieur minimum overall Grade 14
British System: Please see chosen course page
International Baccalaureate: Please see chosen course page
American System: Please use this link here.
French System: Please use this link here.
Note: Engineering, Computing and other numeracy demanding courses would require 60% / C in mathematics.
Undergraduate - Year 2
We are happy to consider the following with good grades:
- Diplôme d'Études Universitaires de Technologie
- Certificat Universitaire d'Études Littéraires
- Certificat Universitaire d'Études Scientifiques
- Diplôme d'Études Universitaires Générales
We are happy to consider one of the following with a score of 12-13 (Assez bien)
- Licence / Licence d'Études Fondamentales / Licence (Professionnelle)
- Diplôme du Cycle Normal
- Diplôme d'Ingénieur d'État
- Diplôme d'Écoles Nationales de Commerce et de Gestion
Please contact the MENA Admissions team for further information.
English language requirements
January 2018 Scholarships:
All self-funded applicants are eligible for an automatic £1,500 tuition fee scholarship. For our January 2018 programmes please see here.
Please note: ACCA, Distance Learning and Pre-Sessional courses are not included.
September 2018 Scholarships:
To be confirmed.
We regularly visit your region to meet students, agents and our partners. During our trips to Morocco we are always prepared to meet current, future and alumni students. All visits will be posted in this section of the website. If there are no visits listed you can contact Regional Partnerships Manager, Mark Pell to ask any questions or see when we’re next visiting the region.