We offer a range of help and advice that will help you decide why Birmingham City University is the place for you. You can learn how to apply for a place on one of our courses, check out our student accommodation and discover more about services that will enable you to gain the most from your studies
Applying to study at BCU
Why study at BCU
BCU is based in the heart of the UK’s second-largest city, with all the social and professional opportunities that brings. Study with us and you’ll be at the heart of it all.Choose BCU
Types of study
We offer a wide range of study options at Birmingham City University, including undergraduate, postgraduate and part-time study. Discover the different methods of study.Explore your options
How to apply and admissions
The process of applying to study with us varies depending on your course and level of study. We have plenty of information to guide you as well as FAQs to help with any queries on your application.Applying
Our Open Days are designed to give you all the information you need about the University, with a full events programme.Register
Researching unis and courses
Making decisions about your future is never easy. That's why we've asked our experts and students about what applying to uni entails.Make the right choice
Study right in the heart of a forward-looking and vibrant city with plenty to see and do just a few minutes’ walk from the campus.Explore Birmingham
WORRIED ABOUT EXAMS? DON'T BE.
Looking for revision help? We’ve got a load of helpful articles containing expert tips on how to revise for exams, how to make revision notes and when to start revising. There's also a free revision guide for you to download.
Finance, learning and student support
Finance is a key factor when deciding to take a higher education course. We can help you navigate finance management.Help on finance
If you choose to study at BCU you can be confident that your learning needs are our top priority and we have teams to fully support you.Learning support
Our professional support services are there to help you through a variety of circumstances during your time at BCU.Support services
Not sure where to start with sorting accommodation or how much things cost? View our accommodation portfolio, decide which option suits you and get advice for how to apply.Learn more
Welcome week, the Students' Union and sport
We've got plenty of help and advice for before you arrive at BCU, when you get here and other general course induction and Welcome Week info.Find out more
As a BCU student, you are automatically a member of your Students’ Union and have access to the wide range of fantastic services and facilities on offer.Find out more
Sport at BCU
As a student at BCU, you'll have the chance to try out a new sport or activity, y ou'll be able to stay active while you study and meet new people.Find out more
University is a big investment so it’s important to know that it’s all going to be worth it. Birmingham City University can help you increase your employability and turn your passion into a career.Learn more
Our obligations to you
The student contract
When you accept an offer of a place, you enter into a contract with the University which includes obligations on both sides.
Offer making strategy
You can see the strategy our admissions team to make decisions on a range of information provided in your application form.
View a summary of our applications, offers, acceptances and registrations.
I AM BCU
We have a confident, proud and diverse community of students, who are striving to achieve their career goals and transform their lives.Read their stories