Student stories

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Madeleine's Story

Prosthetics for Film and Television MA

Now developing a career as a special effects artist, Madeleine found University College Birmingham's master's course offered her unique opportunities she could not find anywhere else.

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Phoebe's Story

Prosthetics for Film and Television MA

Eager to build in-demand skills for the prosthetics industry, Phoebe was wowed by the opportunity to work with foam latex at University College Birmingham.

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Samuel's Story

Football Business Management FdA

When the Covid-19 pandemic impacted his hospitality career, Samuel decided it was time to pursue his passion for the world of sport.

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Jess' Story

Strength, Conditioning and Performance MSc

Studying a master's at University College Birmingham has helped footballer Jess make an immediate real-life impact in the sporting sphere.

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Paulina's Story

Aesthetic Practitioner BA (Hons)

Paulina knew she wanted her own business – and needed to start saving – from the moment she began her degree at University College Birmingham.

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Shehryar's Story

Aviation and Airport Management BA (Hons)

Business has taken off for aviation graduate Shehryar after founding his own company selling holidays to the rich and famous.

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