About us

Based in the heart of the UK’s second biggest city, University College Birmingham is highly respected by employers and industry for providing career-focused education and training.

We specialise in vocational courses in both the higher education and further education sectors and continue to grow our portfolio of apprenticeships.

A wide range of our undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, as well as some higher-level apprenticeships, are accredited and awarded by the University of Warwick, a prestigious Russell Group university ranked 8th in the UK by The Guardian 2023 league table. Our reputation for excellence means the University is popular with international students, who join us from more than 60 countries.

We are committed to providing the best facilities for all our students and have invested £160 million in our campuses to enhance the student experience and ensure students have the very best, practical environments for their training.

Our mission statement

To promote and provide the opportunity for participation in the learning process by those with the ambition and commitment to succeed and to maintain a learning community that meets the diverse needs of our students, the economy and society at large.

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