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University of Birmingham

Birmingham is a truly global university producing world-leading research. With over 8,700 international students from approximately 150 countries, our campus is truly a diverse and global place which attracts the brightest and best international students.

About the institution

The University of Birmingham is proud of its status across the world and our international community. If you choose to study here at Birmingham, you'll benefit from an outstanding education from one of the top 100 universities in the world. You'll be part of a diverse international community in a vibrant and exciting city, right at the heart of the UK.

The University is renowned for changing lives and transforming society. We are proud to have produced 11 noble prize winners. Persuasive, persistent and bold. We encourage and empower people to turn ingenuity into reality and make important things happen.

At Birmingham we have over a 100 courses to choose from in a diverse range of subjects from Law to Engineering, English to History, Business to Chemistry. If you have any questions about the application process of the courses that you’re applying for please do take the time to speak to Birmingham today.

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Number of Undergraduate Students

23000

Average First Year Class Size

15

Size of Instituition

Very Large Institution >30,000

Selectivity

Selective (25-50% admitted)

Campus Style

Our campus is just outside of the city centre of Birmingham, 7 minutes from our train station.

Education Model

We are a Russell Group university which hosts outstanding teaching and learning on campus.

Are there internship opportunities?

Yes - We have 100's of internships opportunities based in the UK and abroad.

Are there study abroad options?

Yes - As part of study abroad you can discover over 300 partners across the world.

Cost of Tuition

£9,250 home students, international varies.

Funding

There are a number of international scholarships available you can search for on our website and check your eligibility.

There are a number of domestic scholarships and bursaries available you can search for on our website and check your eligibility.

IB Grade Requirements

6,5,5-7,6,6 at HL, minimum 32 points overall

UFP Grade Requirements

Yes, varies depending on course.

Subjects

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World Top 100

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UK Top 20

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The most targeted university by the UK’s top 100 graduate employers, according to The Graduate Market in 2021.

Accounting & Finance
UK Top 30
Accounting & Finance
World Top 100
Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineering
UK Top 10
Anthropology
UK Top 10
Archaeology
UK Top 10
Biological Sciences
UK Top 30
Biomedical Science
UK Top 20
Business & Management Studies
UK Top 20
Chemical Engineering
UK Top 10
Chemistry
UK Top 20
Civil Engineering
UK Top 20
Classics
UK Top 10
Communication & Media Studies
UK Top 10
Computer Science
UK Top 10
Creative Writing
UK Top 10
Dance, Drama & Cinematics
UK Top 20
Dentistry
UK Top 20
Economics
UK Top 20
Education
UK Top 20
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
UK Top 20
English
UK Top 20
French
UK Top 20
Geography & Environmental Science
UK Top 20
Geology
UK Top 20
German
UK Top 20
History
UK Top 20
Law
UK Top 30
Marketing
UK Top 20
Materials Technology
UK Top 10
Mathematics
UK Top 20
Mechanical Engineering
UK Top 20
Medicine
UK Top 30
Music
UK Top 20
Nursing & Midwifery
UK Top 10
Pharmacology & Pharmacy
UK Top 10
Philosophy
UK Top 20
Physics & Astronomy
UK Top 10
Subject Name
Degree Area
Accounting & Finance
Business
African Studies
Language & Culture
American Studies
Language & Culture
Anthropology
Society & Social Sciences
Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies
Language & Culture
Archaeology
Society & Social Sciences
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Computing & ICT
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Sciences
Biochemistry/Biomedicine
Sciences
Biological Sciences
Sciences
Business and Management
Business
Chemical/Energy Engineering
Engineering
Chemistry
Sciences
Chinese Studies
Language & Culture
Civil Engineering
Engineering
Classics and Ancient History
Society & Social Sciences
Computer Science
Computing & ICT
Creative Writing
English & Media
Data Science
Computing & ICT
Dental Hygiene and Therapy
Medicine & Healthcare
Dentistry
Medicine & Healthcare
Economics
Society & Social Sciences
Education
Society & Social Sciences
Electronic/Electrical Engineering
Engineering
English Literature and/or Language
English & Media
Environmental Science
Sciences
Film and Media Production
Art & Design
Geography
Society & Social Sciences
Geology/Geoscience
Sciences
History
Society & Social Sciences
History of Art
Society & Social Sciences
Information Technology
Computing & ICT
International Relations
Society & Social Sciences
Japanese
Language & Culture
Law
Society & Social Sciences
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Linguistics
Language & Culture
Marketing
Business
Materials Science
Engineering
Mathematics
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering
Medicine (Undergraduate)
Medicine & Healthcare
Modern Languages Mixed
Language & Culture
Music
Performing Arts
Nursing
Medicine & Healthcare
Pharmacy & Pharmacology
Medicine & Healthcare
Philosophy
Society & Social Sciences
Philosophy Politics and Economics
Society & Social Sciences
Physics
Sciences
Physiotherapy
Medicine & Healthcare
Politics
Society & Social Sciences
Psychology
Society & Social Sciences
Social Policy
Society & Social Sciences
Sociology
Society & Social Sciences
Software Engineering
Computing & ICT
Sport Science
Sciences
Statistics
Mathematics
Theology and Religious Studies
Society & Social Sciences
Urban Planning
Society & Social Sciences

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