How to pay

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We can accept your course fees in Pounds Sterling only and offer several payment methods.


Pay online

You can now pay your £4,000 deposit as a secure payment online at International Deposit Payments Online. Please note that you can only pay £4,000 in any one transaction.

Make a secure online payment



Birmingham City University has partnered with Flywire to accept payments from international students worldwide with international bank accounts and debit/credit cards.

Quickly and securely make education payments in your currency, using local payment methods from the safety and convenience of your home. With real-time tracking and around-the-clock multilingual support, millions of students and families worldwide trust Flywire for payment processing.

Watch this video to see how it works

Pay via Flywire


Bank Transfer

You can ask your bank to pay your deposit to the University’s bank account. In the bank transfer notes, you must insert your application number first before your name.

Account Name: Birmingham City University
Account Number: 78069467
Sort/Branch Code: 60-02-35
IBAN Number: GB36NWBK60023578069467
Swift Number: NWB KGB2L

University Bank Contact Details: NATWEST, 1 St Philips Place, Birmingham B3 2PP United Kingdom.

When you have paid, scan your payment receipt to your regional team.

Obtain prior approval

When making large payments to the University, we strongly recommend you obtain prior approval from your bank or credit card company to avoid potential delays in processing your transaction.


Credit/debit cards

We accept Visa, MasterCard and Maestro.

To pay this way, please come to the University in person at the enrolment stage, as we can only accept credit or debit card payments in person. We do not accept in-person credit/debit card payments before enrolment.