Living in Birmingham

We want you to be safe and happy during your time in the UK and do everything we can to ensure you enjoy the best student experience possible.

The UK Police Force are friendly and helpful, and in the event of an emergency they can be contacted by telephoning 999. For non-emergency matters dial 101.

Living in Birmingham

Other safety tips worth remembering


Don’t carry large sums of cash with you


Make sure your personal belongings are always within sight. Never leave your bag unattended


Fully concentrate when crossing roads


If you’re out on your own and likely to return home late at night, let friends know where you will be


Use public transport or well-lit pavements at night and avoid using subways


When you leave your accommodation, always check that all windows and doors are locked

Don’t forget – Birmingham is a great city – have a great time!