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Welcome to the online home for our community of aspirational, innovative and creative individuals. Our blog is for sharing our experiences and visionary ideas with each other, the industry and the world. Find out more about the School of Jewellery at Birmingham City University.

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Jewellery Quarter

Our School of Jewellery is located over 3 sites in Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter, nestled amongst a thriving jewellery trade and a whole host of buildings that tell the story of the Quarter’s captivating heritage. Check out just a few of those hidden gems…

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Welcome to my Workspace: Jeremy Hobbins

Jeremy is the Head of Horology at the School of Jewellery. When working from home, he likes his more traditional home o...

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The Newest of New Normals

Dauvit Alexander, Course Director for HND Jewellery and Silversmithing, reflects on the challenges, and unexpected bene...

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Which Jewellery Course is Right for You?

Choosing the right course can be a difficult decision. To make sure you start off on the right path, we’re taking a loo...

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How to win design competitions

Amber Tenzin-Dolma shares her top tips for entering design competitions. 

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Life starts at the end of your comfort zone

Pip Kent-Davis tells us about her experience as a mature student.

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