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International

International

Staff from our International Office are here to answer your questions about life as an international student at BCU, the application and admissions process, and what it's like to live in the UK's second city.

This session was recorded in March 2021

Watch the session on international admissions

Talk to us on Facebook

Representatives from our International Office will be on Facebook until 4pm today to answer any questions you might have about applying to study at Birmingham City University.

BCU International Facebook

The International student experience

The Director of our International Office, Pam Murria, and several international students, explain what the experience is like at BCU, as well as living and studying in Birmingham.

Studying in the UK

Find out more about what it's like to study at BCU and live in the UK's second city, Birmingham, with our helpful articles and information.

More about studying in Birmingham

International Guide

Download your free guide to international study at BCU - you can discover Birmingham, find out more about finance, and learn about BCU and what we have to offer.

Download International Guide

More information

  • Accommodation

  • Birmingham

  • Student support

  • Finance

  • Open Day questions

  • Return to Virtual Open Day

Accommodation


Find your home from home at BCU. We offer a range of halls of residence, ranging from on-campus to inner-city living. You can take a virtual tour of each accommodation option to find the one for you.

More about accommodation

Birmingham


The UK’s second city is a vibrant, exciting place to live and study in – and we’ve got the youngest population in Europe! Join our community to discover world-class restaurants, shopping, and socialising.

More about Birmingham

Student support


From disability and mental health support to CV and job interview training, BCU ensures you have all you need during your time here – and beyond – to succeed and flourish in your studies and career.

More about student support

Finance


Fees, funding, budgeting, money management – we can help you get to grips with it all. We also offer a £1,000 Meet or Beat scholarship to help you along the way.

More about finance

Open Day questions


We’ve rounded up the questions we get asked the most at our Open Days and answered them to ensure you have all the info you need about your course, facilities, accommodation, and more!

More Open Day questions answered

Return to Virtual Open Day


Head back to the Virtual Open Day page and explore other areas of the university. Hear from our VC or take a explore our subject areas and courses.

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