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The University of Birmingham

United Kingdom, Birmingham    See a map
Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2TT, United Kingdom

Overview

Birmingham has been challenging and developing great minds for more than a century. Characterised by a tradition of innovation, research at the University has broken new ground, pushed forward the boundaries of knowledge and made an impact on people’s lives.

 

Our college structure puts academic endeavour at the heart of our decision making. 

Each college is led by a Head of College who also acts as a Pro-Vice Chancellor and sits on the University Executive Board.

The collaborative nature of the college structure means that there are fewer administrative boundaries between disciplines and working relationships between diverse areas of research have been strengthened.

New initiatives – such as our Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics and our proposed Heritage and Cultural Learning Hub – have been fostered and developed under our college structure.

The University of Birmingham is structured into five colleges, each of which is divided into a number of schools and departments. The five colleges are –

Expenses

Tuition fee costs

The cost of your tuition fee depends on the programme you choose to study, and the level at which you study. If you are made an offer to study by the University, the yearly tuition fee will be quoted on your offer letter.

Standard international student fees 2014-2015

 Fee bandUndergraduate        Postgraduate     
 research
Postgraduate
taught
 Band A (clinical)£29,085 £29,085n/a
 Band B (laboratory)£16,565 £16,230£17,355
 Band C£13,855 £13,855£15,525
 Band D£12,565 £12,565£13,665
 

Accommodation

Coming to Birmingham to study might be your first time living away from home. Our student accommodation will allow you to enjoy your new-found independence in safe, welcoming and sociable surroundings.

In each village there is accommodation offering a self-catered option.  At the Vale students are also able to take advantage of the Meal Plan. If you opt for Meal Plan accommodation, you will have a weekly allowance for meals during term time at any of the Universities catering outlets.

Please view each village's section for further details about the accommodation types, contract lengths and accommodation fees, and also the summary pdf document link on the right.  We support students with disabilities and accessibility info for each hall is available on the Disabled Go University of Birmingham accommodation pages- and from each specific halls page below.

Also see the fees and funding pagefor more information on managing your finances at University.

Overview

Birmingham has been challenging and developing great minds for more than a century. Characterised by a tradition of innovation, research at the University has broken new ground, pushed forward the boundaries of knowledge and made an impact on people’s lives.

 

Our college structure puts academic endeavour at the heart of our decision making. 

Each college is led by a Head of College who also acts as a Pro-Vice Chancellor and sits on the University Executive Board.

The collaborative nature of the college structure means that there are fewer administrative boundaries between disciplines and working relationships between diverse areas of research have been strengthened.

New initiatives – such as our Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics and our proposed Heritage and Cultural Learning Hub – have been fostered and developed under our college structure.

The University of Birmingham is structured into five colleges, each of which is divided into a number of schools and departments. The five colleges are –

Expenses

Tuition fee costs

The cost of your tuition fee depends on the programme you choose to study, and the level at which you study. If you are made an offer to study by the University, the yearly tuition fee will be quoted on your offer letter.

Standard international student fees 2014-2015

 Fee bandUndergraduate        Postgraduate     
 research
Postgraduate
taught
 Band A (clinical)£29,085 £29,085n/a
 Band B (laboratory)£16,565 £16,230£17,355
 Band C£13,855 £13,855£15,525
 Band D£12,565 £12,565£13,665
 

Accommodation

Coming to Birmingham to study might be your first time living away from home. Our student accommodation will allow you to enjoy your new-found independence in safe, welcoming and sociable surroundings.

In each village there is accommodation offering a self-catered option.  At the Vale students are also able to take advantage of the Meal Plan. If you opt for Meal Plan accommodation, you will have a weekly allowance for meals during term time at any of the Universities catering outlets.

Please view each village's section for further details about the accommodation types, contract lengths and accommodation fees, and also the summary pdf document link on the right.  We support students with disabilities and accessibility info for each hall is available on the Disabled Go University of Birmingham accommodation pages- and from each specific halls page below.

Also see the fees and funding pagefor more information on managing your finances at University.

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Undergraduate

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BAInternational Relations with Economics
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BAMathematics and an Arts Subject Joint Honours
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BAPolitical Economy
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BASocial Work
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Postgraduate

LL.MLLM General
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M.Sc.Advanced Chemical Engineering
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M.Sc.Electronic and Computer Engineering with Industrial Studies
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M.Sc.International Accounting and Finance
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MAEnglish Literature
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MAPsychology
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MBAExecutive MBA
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Doctoral

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Ph.D.Management / MPhil /MSc (Research)
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Ph.D.Marketing / MPhil / MSc (Research)
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Ph.D.Mechanical Engineering PhD/ MSc By Research
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Ph.D.Metallurgy and Materials PhD/MPhil/MSc By Research
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Ph.D.Psychology / MSc (Research)
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Distance Learning Programme

BAAutism Spectrum (Webautism)
Distance Learning Programme, full-time
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M.Sc.Advanced General Dental Practice
Distance Learning Programme, full-time
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